Annunciation of the Lord

God Judges Exploitation and Marginalization (Isaiah 3ff.)
Bible Commentary

A recurring charge throughout the book of Isaiah is that the leaders were unfaithful to God’s covenant because they...

Advent Reflection: Because God Is Relentless
Daily Reflection

The most wonderful thing about “God with us” might also be the most perplexing thing. ...

Superman and Psalm 45
Daily Reflection

When we pray for our leaders, as Scripture urges us to do, we should ask the Lord to lead them in the ways of truth,...

Jesus’ Intercession Empowers Our Life and Work (Hebrews 7:1–10:18)
Bible Commentary

Lech WalesaLech Walesa’s path to becoming the president of Poland reached its pivotal moment on August 14, 1980 when...

Our Great High Priest (Hebrews 5:1–10:18)
Bible Commentary

The central section of Hebrews is dominated by the theme of Jesus as our great high priest. Taking Psalm 110 as his...

Realizing the Faith (Hebrews 10:19–11:40)
Bible Commentary

Following Jesus is hard work, and only faith in the eventual fulfill­ment of his promises can keep us going. “Now...

God at Work (Luke 1, 2, and 4)
Bible Commentary

Luke’s Gospel begins in a workplace.