Who is a disciple of Jesus Christ?

The word disciple in the Greek New Testament appears 27 times.  The word means to be a “pupil” or a “student”.  Jesus Christ is the headmaster and the disciple is His student.  The goal of a student is to learn well enough from their teacher that in time they become like him; someone capable of teaching others.  Jesus expects His disciples to […]

Stewardship. Is it a season or a way of life?

Stewardship.  Is it a season or a way of life? In the church we all know about the “stewardship season” which coincides with pledge drives to produce the parish annual budget.  This “season of the parish” happens once a year with the focus to raise money to run ministries, pay salaries and bills. But the […]