Baptism of Repentance

John the Baptist wore weird clothing and ate bugs, but still, people flocked to the Jordan River to be baptized by him. So upon hearing that John was locked up in prison, Jesus asked the crowds near Him about John, “What did you go out to see?” As Jesus explains, they didn’t go out to see a guy wearing beautiful clothing. They went to see a prophet preaching the coming Kingdom of God. Continue reading Baptism of Repentance

Luke 9:23

And (Jesus) said to all, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.” Today is one day before the start of Lent. It’s Fat Tuesday. There is going to be a lot of fun in New Orleans today. People will eat and drink and … Continue reading Luke 9:23