Tag: John Calvin

Compassion
Rev. David Bast

Touched by Jesus

Read: Matthew 8:1-4 The first miracle described in the gospel of Matthew is an amazing demonstration, not just of Jesus’ power, but of his compassionate love. One of the most

Comfort
Rev. David Bast

Comfort My People

Read: Isaiah 40:1-8 For most of us, the word “comfort” suggests relaxation and ease, but when God speaks comfort, he not only changes how we feel; he changes how we are.

Crucifixion
Rev. David Bast

The Promise of Salvation

Read: Luke 23:32-43 Here we can see salvation reduced to its simplest terms. Stripped down to essentials, this is what it’s all about. It’s about a request and a promise. The