Tag Archives: John the Baptist

Bring the Kingdom of God to Someone

  Mark 1:14-20                                                    The kingdom of God (which is the same thing as the kingdom of heaven) is one of my favorite topics. I think it was one of Jesus’s favorite topics. John the Baptist considered it a favorite … Continue reading

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Doing Your Part in Baptism

Mark 1:1-8                                                   Baptism is one of the sacred rites Christians around the world share in common. It’s one thing that unifies us. We can all say we were baptized in Christ. If you meet a Catholic in Nova Scotia, … Continue reading

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Greater and Least

  Matthew 11:2-11 Who is greater and who is least? Jesus is puzzling when he says, “Among those born of women no one has arisen greater than John the Baptist; yet the least in the kingdom of heaven is greater … Continue reading

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Fruits Worthy of Repentance

  Luke 3:7-18 Prepare the way of the Lord. The topic is repentance and how it’s used in Luke 3. John the Baptist tells the crowd to produce fruits worthy of repentance. Then he gives some examples to the people who … Continue reading

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Reincarnation

John 1:19-28 So many questions. So little time…maybe. I’ve just started reading a book about reincarnation, a subject that I’ve been trained to avoid. Good Christians don’t venture into places they’ve been told not to go. The church knows you … Continue reading

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