"Judging is Fun!" - John Burke, Mud and the Masterpiece

Judging is Fun!

Pharisees love to judge people! Jesus instructed us, “Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned” (Luke 6:37). As you read their encounters with Jesus, again and again the Pharisees judge others and have no mercy or compassion for those who can’t live up to…

Mud and the Masterpiece 3D

Last Call for the Launch Team

If you ask people on the street for one word to describe Christians today, what would they say? I’ve asked this question while speaking to Christians and church leaders all over North America, Europe, Scandinavia, and Australia, and I find it very troubling that we all know the answers: 1.  “judgmental” 2.  “narrow-minded” 3.  “arrogant”…

The Good Samaritan - Mud and the Masterpiece

Are You in a Hurry?

Are You a Restorer?   When Jesus looked beneath the surface, it moved him with compassion because he saw people distressed, downcast, wandering, alone, and disconnected from the God who alone sees their true value. Then Jesus says something shocking to his followers: “The harvest is great, but the workers are few” (Matthew 9:37 nlt).…