Knowing Jesus: Jesus was compassionate

Knowing Jesus: Jesus was compassionate

Jesus' mission on this earth was of a spiritual nature. He came to establish a kingdom that would bring Jew and Gentile together in one body — his own. He lived his life with a singular focus matched by few, if any. As we've already discussed, he came to "seek and save the lost" (Luke 19:10). … Continue reading Knowing Jesus: Jesus was compassionate


Knowing Jesus: Jesus noticed individuals

One of the things that becomes evident when you spend time in a large urban environment is that there are a lot of people. But sometimes there aren't a lot of "people." We walk through crowds on the way from Point A to Point B. We are surrounded by faces and bodies whose paths just … Continue reading Knowing Jesus: Jesus noticed individuals

Knowing Jesus: Seeking the lost

Jesus came to this world in order to accomplish a number of things, and we read about them throughout scripture—some in Jesus' own words, some revealed to us by the apostles whom Jesus had entrusted with the Gospel message (John 14:26, Matt. 10:27). But there was one particular mission that Jesus seemed to embrace with every moment of his … Continue reading Knowing Jesus: Seeking the lost