“Look at the accusation Jesus makes in Matthew 23:27: ‘Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! You are like whitewashed tombs, which appear beautiful on the outside, but inside are full of dead men’s bones and every impurity.”– Julia BruceContinue Reading

Jesus described the scribes and Pharisees as beautiful on the outside, but on the inside they were nothing more than rotting, decaying bones. They painted a good picture of “righteousness” for everyone to see, but their hearts were full of pride and sin. Most of us don’t like people like that, but sometimes we are just as guilty.Continue Reading

One year Bible reading plan with Biblegateway.com links for each day’s passage from the Holman Christian Standard Bible or choose the version you prefer.Continue Reading

One year Bible reading plan with Biblegateway.com links for each day’s passage from the Holman Christian Standard Bible or choose the version you prefer.Continue Reading

Al Capp, an American cartoonist and humorist best known for the satirical comic strip Li’l Abner, once said: “Abstract art is a product of the untalented sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.” The scribes and Pharisees could have been described the same way. Jesus described them as beautifulContinue Reading