Apartados para Dios

Juan 17:11b-19 El jueves, la Iglesia cristiana celebró la ascensión de nuestro Señor. La palabra “ascensión”, por supuesto, significa subir. Cuarenta días después de que Jesús resucitó de entre los muertos, se fue de este mundo y ahora está sentado a la diestra de su Padre en el cielo. ¿Qué

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Set Apart for God

John 17:11b-19 On Thursday, the Christian Church celebrated our Lord’s ascension. Ascension, of course, means to go up. Forty days after Jesus rose from the dead, he visibly left this world and is now seated at the right hand of his Father in heaven. What does Jesus do in heaven?

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El Amor que Busca Salvar

Juan 15:9-17 No tiene sentido empezar una carrera si no la vas a terminar. Recuerdo haber corrido en la universidad. No era parte del equipo atlético, pero el equipo no tenía suficientes miembros para calificar para cierta competencia. Alguien había oído que yo había corrido en competencias en el high

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The Love that Seeks to Save

John 15:9-17 There is no point in starting a race if you are not going to finish it. I remember running cross-country in college. I was not on the team, but the team didn’t have enough members to qualify for an upcoming meet. Someone had heard that I had run

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El Cristo Resucitado Es Nuestro Buen Pastor

Juan 10:11-18 Queridos amigos en Cristo, Dicen que las ovejas no reconocen el cuerpo físico de su pastor, sino que se guían por su voz. A diferencia de otros animales, al parecer, las ovejas perciben más por los sonidos que escuchan que por lo que ven. Ahora bien, siendo el

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The Risen Christ is our Good Shepherd

John 10:11-18 They say that sheep don’t recognize the physical body of their shepherd, but rather are guided by his voice. Different than other animals it seems, sheep perceive more from the sounds they hear than from the sights they see. Now, being the skeptic that I am this, of

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The Convincing Power of the Word

Luke 24:36-49 Although Easter may already be an afterthought for many, the reality is that Easter continues its celebration every day. Whether or not we continue its celebration is another matter, but the angels do, and the saints in heaven do, and above all, God does. In other words, Jesus’

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The Peace of Christ Is with You!

John 20:19-23 We can only imagine the thoughts running through the minds of the disciples that first resurrection evening. In just three days their entire world had turned upside down. First, they had witnessed the arrest of Jesus, then the mistreatment of him, and when on Friday they saw Jesus

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