The Journey

The Journey: Will Make You Brothers 1-27-2020

By Dean Foster   |  January 27, 2020

When Jesus looked up and saw a great crowd coming toward him, he said to Philip, "Where shall we buy bread for these people to eat?"  He asked this only to test him, for he already had in mind what he was going to do. John 6:5-6            Today on the Journey we will see that when the Lord Jesus invades our lives he is there to take over, wear us down, and change our point of view.  He wants everything and in return will make us even more.  He's the

The Journey: Whatever It Takes 1-20-2020

By Dean Foster   |  January 20, 2020

"When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralyzed man, "Son, your sins are forgiven." Mark 2:5 Today on the miraculous Journey, Mark shows us that Jesus invades the lives of people who want everything to remain the same. Christ wants us to know that in the act of saving us he knows he will shake things up.  He plans to.  Which may explain why the Lord loves a maverick.  His Spirit is always with anyone willing to

The Journey: Deep Water 1-13-2020

By Dean Foster   |  January 13, 2020

"Simon answered, "Master, we've worked hard all night and haven't caught anything but because you say so, I will let down the nets."  Luke 5:5            Luke's description of how Jesus called the first disciples has always struck me as simple and "down to earth."  Chapter five in Luke's gospel is where we see Jesus skillfully changing men's lives in a way that builds

The Journey: A Day's Work 1-6-2020

By Dean Foster   |  January 6, 2020

"Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint."  Isaiah 40:31            A man standing on the street corner in Akron Ohio seemed dangerously close to a life changing decision. "After all these years is this really all I have left?  Just dressing the part and going through the motions until I retire."  It can come to that you know.  Feeling like just another cog in the wheel can send you off in the wrong