Telos Posts

Jesus said to them again, “Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so I send you.” John 20:21 The disciples don’t make a very glamorous appearance in John’s Easter story. We don’t…

Now Mary stood outside the tomb crying. As she wept, she bent over to look into the tomb and saw two angels in white, seated where Jesus’ body had been, one at the head and the other…

Two other men, both criminals, were also led out with Jesus to be executed. When they came to the place called the Skull, they crucified him there, along with the criminals—one on his right, the…

I am the LORD, the God of all mankind. Is anything too hard for me? Jeremiah 32:27 March is a lousy month. It has no holidays (St. Patty’s fans, if you still have to go…

“You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be children of…

Be patient, bearing with one another in love. Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace… [Then], speaking the truth in love, we will grow to become in every respect the mature…

“Woe to you, Korazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the miracles that were performed in you had been performed in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented long ago in sackcloth and ashes.” Matthew…

“They were all amazed, and they kept asking one another, ‘What is this? A new teaching with authority! He commands even the unclean spirits, and they obey him.’” Mark 1:27   We preacher types use a…

This is the genealogy of Jesus the Messiah, the son of David, the son of Abraham: Abraham was the father of Isaac, Isaac the father of Jacob, Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers,…

“I, even I, am he who blots out your transgressions, for my own sake, and remembers your sins no more. Isaiah 43:25 When it came to taking punishment as a kid, I was kind of a tough…