Fear flooded his heart as he stood before me trembling. Alex had only been coming to our youth group for about six months prior to this incident, but he sure he had done the inexcusable this time. Earlier that evening, he decided to sneak past our security guards to...
In American football, there are five offensive linemen. Like a living shield, they protect their quarterback so he can pass the ball or run down the field for a touchdown. When the quarterback yells, "Hike!" this living shield goes into action.
Jesus is a get-it-done sort of fella. Jesus was in Capernaum and the Bible says IMMEDIATELY He started teaching in the synagogue, He visited Peter’s house and healed Peter's mother in law. By this time word had gotten out that Jesus was healing people in Capernaum, EVERYONE started coming out.
Jesus effectively multiplied Himself before He departed the earth. The 12 thought they were the coolest 12 people EVER!!! Their small group was changing the world and their small group leader was a rock star!!!