Did I just hear him say, ‘Go sell all, give to the poor, and follow me?’

In consideration to the question at hand, let us have a look at Jesus’ exchanges with some of the rich people he encountered during the course of his ministry. Of particular interest to me was his conversation with a man just described as the rich young ruler, captured in the synoptic gospels (Matthew 19:16–30, Mark 10:17–31 and Luke 18:18–30); and the conversation that ensued between Jesus and his disciples afterwards. Continue reading Did I just hear him say, ‘Go sell all, give to the poor, and follow me?’

Spiritual Intelligence: Don’t Wanna Be A Jesus Freak, But I Can’t Help Myself!

You did not choose Me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit, and that your fruit should remain, that whatever you ask the Father in My name He may give you. This is it guys! Here it is – right there, the mystery of predestination. Jesus made this … Continue reading Spiritual Intelligence: Don’t Wanna Be A Jesus Freak, But I Can’t Help Myself!