This site is just a collection of thoughts I’ve had while studying scripture. I believe we should be focusing more on what Jesus had to say and truly understanding His message. I am convinced Christians spend too much time discussing what they think they know about Jesus and His message, and not much time truly looking deeper into Him.

I encourage discussion, so I have comments enabled on all posts.


Parables

Leaven

This parable is linked closely to the Mustard Seed, which makes sense because Jesus seems to have told these at the same time, but also the story seems very similar; Something small can have a large impact. The common explanation is also pretty much the same; The church can come from humble beginnings and grow […]

Parables

Mustard Seed

Try to forget everything you’ve ever been taught about the parable of the mustard seed for a moment. I’d like you to look at what Jesus says, and then think about what He is describing. “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and sowed in his field; and this […]

Paul

The Problem

When I first started looking into Paul, there were two verses in the New Testament that really stood out to me. The first was in a letter that Paul wrote to Timothy in 64 AD. “You are aware of the fact that all who are in Asia turned away from me¹, among whom are Phygelus […]

Paul

Questions About Paul

Paul’s writings leave me with many questions that few people want to even try to answer. I’ve begun to catalog them here, and will update the list as I come up with more. Why does no one says Paul is an apostle except for Paul?When Paul meets the Apostles in Jerusalem (Acts 15) they don’t […]