Are there different kinds of hope? Why were the two disciples downcast even though Jesus was right in front of them? It doesn’t have to be that way…
Hi, I’m Matt Perry. This blog is a personal space to share encouraging things about God, His work in the world, FEBC, and pretty much anything I think might inspire you. Please feel free to leave a comment, start a conversation, or share the ideas.
Why would Jesus call two grieving friends “foolish and slow”? Can we avoid making the same mistakes? Read on..
The apostle Paul wrote to his mentee Timothy with lots of seasoned advice about persevering in spiritually life, and leading others to follow Christ as well. There’s plenty of good theology, and good encouragement to grow emotionally healthy too.
Lenten reflections for 2019: Ash Wednesday Welcome to my first reflection for Lent 2019. Lent is a beautiful season of solemn preparation for Easter. Each Wednesday leading up to Easter I will post a brief biblical reflection on The Parable of the Hidden Treasure and the Pearl to inspire you with thoughts for your own life, […]
The well known Parable of the Sower is my favourite scripture-place-to-go this year. I call it the Parable of the Listeners because it’s mostly about the recipients of the seed/Word, and only a little bit about the Sower. You can read this parable in the Bible, in Matthew, Mark and Luke. Try Luke 8:4-21. My […]