Category Archives: hypocrisy

people watching, people listening

devotional post # 2049 Luke 20:45-47 Luk 20:45 And since all the people were listening, he said to the disciples, Luk 20:46 “Beware of the scribes, who like walking around in long robes and who love greetings in the marketplaces … Continue reading

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high society low lifes

devotional post # 2011 Luke 16:13-15 Luk 16:13 No servant can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve … Continue reading

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expect exposure

ARE YOU HIDING SOMETHING BEHIND THAT MASK? Luke 12:1-3 Luk 12:1 Meanwhile, after many thousands of the crowd had collected so that they were beginning to trample on one another, Jesus began to speak first to his disciples, “Be on … Continue reading

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secret cemetery

ARE YOU TURNING PEOPLE AWAY FROM GOD? Luke 11:42-44 Luke 11:42 “But tragedy is coming to you Pharisees! You give a tenth of your mint, rue, and every herb, yet you neglect justice and love for God! But you should … Continue reading

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avoiding love

ARE YOU WHO YOU KNOW YOU SHOULD BE? Luke 10:29-32 Luk 10:29 But the expert, wanting to vindicate himself, said to Jesus, “And who is my neighbour?” Luk 10:30 Jesus replied, “A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, … Continue reading

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a generation’s choice

IT’S NOT JUST AN INDIVIDUAL MATTER Luke 7:29-35 Luk 7: 29 (Now all the people who heard this, even the tax collectors, acknowledged God’s justice, because they had been baptised with John’s baptism. Luk 7: 30 However, the Pharisees and … Continue reading

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indicators of authenticity

WHAT DO WE PRODUCE? Luke 6:43-45 Luk 6:43 “Because no right tree bears wrong fruit, nor again does a useless tree bear the right fruit, Luk 6:44 because each tree is known by its own fruit. Because figs are not … Continue reading

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the beam we have

THE ENEMY INSIDE Luke 6:39-42 Luk 6:39 He also told them a parable: “Someone who is blind cannot lead another who is blind, can he? Won’t they both fall into a pit? Luk 6:40 A disciple is not greater than … Continue reading

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playing along

1 Corinthians 10:1-5 1Co 10:1 Because I do not want you to miss this, brothers — the fact that all our fathers were under that cloud, and all had passed through that sea. 1Co 10:2 And they all had been … Continue reading

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considering the consciences

  1 Corinthians 8:7-9 1Co 8:7 However, this knowledge is not in all of us to the same degree. In fact, some have habitually thought like idolaters until now, so when they eat food that has been offered to an … Continue reading

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