Jesus' love for his people is wonderfully durable, distinct, and deep.
Everything that you try to do will come to nothing unless you do it through a conscious, abiding dependence on the enablement of Christ.
When Jesus commits his mother to John's care, he is showing us how our needs will be met when we leave everything to follow him.
Christmas is a model for missions. As I so you. And that mission means danger.
Will the pain of losing all that you have on earth fade at the prospect of seeing and being with Christ?
We're wired to compare ourselves to others, so it's freeing to hear Jesus say, "Mind your own business and the work I have for you."