The Respite of Christian Friendship

When the Apostle Paul traveled from Athens to Corinth, he became acquainted with Aquila and Priscilla, a married couple who shared Paul’s occupation as a tentmaker, and his identity as a Jew. And [Paul] found a certain Jew named Aquila, born in Pontus, lately come from Italy, with his wife Priscilla; (because that Claudius had… Continue reading The Respite of Christian Friendship

From “Peter-ish” to Powerful

I’m often grateful that God included in Scripture people who transformed from weak to strong, from cowardly to bold. If the Bible only included the stories of people such as Joseph, who never gave in to temptation or lost his faith (as recorded in Scripture), we might be left feeling inspired by such stories, but… Continue reading From “Peter-ish” to Powerful