Did you come from a religious background that taught you that you couldn’t really know before you died if you were going to heaven? My grandmother believed that, and I could never really talk to her about it. She loved the Lord, prayed every day, but died not having assurance. So allow me to ask…

Following along the theme of the post-resurrection appearances of Jesus we come to Thomas. He is often called “doubting Thomas”, but I think that’s a bit of an unfair label. They all had their doubts! Even after seeing Jesus and eating with Him “some doubted!” Our friend Thomas had some reasonable doubt that maybe pushed…

Those two dudes I mentioned last time (Cleopas and his friend) went running to Jerusalem to tell the others that they had seen Jesus. Suddenly, Jesus appears! His first words to His followers were, “Peace to you!” Wow, troubled hearts need to hear those words and experience the power of peace. Guess what? Some still…