WWUTT: Do Jews, Muslims, Mormons, and Christians Worship the Same God?

It's often said that because Judaism, Islam, Mormonism and Christianity share a common historical heritage in Abraham, they all worship the same God.Right?No, they don't.While Judaism, Islam and Christianity are all monotheistic, Mormonism is not. Mormons believe in many gods and that they will become gods themselves. They might worship a version of Jesus, but he’s like a bad fiction version. He's not the Jesus of the Bible.Separating Christianity from Judaism is a bit d … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 167: This Your Day

[display_podcast]You talk about a collision of conflicting emotions, welcome to Jesus’ Triumphal Entry into His beloved city of Jerusalem.As you will hear in this PODCAST, all of this emotional turmoil will come to a climax as Jesus paused during His Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem, gazed longingly at breathtaking panorama, and then suddenly sang this song of lament: 41 Now as He drew near, He saw the city and wept over it, 42 saying, “If you had known, even you, especially in this your d … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 166: The Worst of the Worst of the Worst

[display_podcast]The Apostle John turned out to be quite the lyricist. One could almost sing some of his melodious verses. In fact, many of us have.As you will hear in this PODCAST, John wasn’t a scholar, not by any stretch of imagination. Quite unlike the Apostle Paul, for example.John engaged in virtually no complex doctrinal discussions involving the nuances of theology, the kinds of stuff in which Paul reveled.John’s Greek is so simplistic that 1 John is invariably the first b … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 165: “I Want to See.”

[display_podcast]Meet Blind Bartimaeus, a man who seems at first blush to be nothing more than a bit player in this most dramatic and poignant moment.As you will hear in this PODCAST, this wasn’t the first time that Jesus healed a blind man. Nor is this the first time we have talked about Jesus healing a blind man. Last November, Podcast 141, comes to mind. So I would totally understand if you were tempted to bring to this story a sense of “been there, done that,” Déjà vu all over again. … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 164: So Near, and Yet So Far

[display_podcast] You could call this story an epic “Opportunity Lost.” You talk about a guy presented with a once-in-a-lifetime golden opportunity, an opportunity that he squandered. An opportunity that he squandered Badly. And. Sadly. As you will hear in this PODCAST, we're talking about an offer rarely made, and shockingly dismissed. A young man who burst on the scene like a blazing comet streaking overhead, only to flame out and fall out of the sky to come crashing and burning to earth … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 161: A Fox in the Henhouse

[display_podcast]As you will hear in this PODCAST, there is No.Clearer.Picture in all of the Bible of the heart of God towards sinners -- I’m talking the hardest of hardhearted sinners -- than this one right here in Luke 13.A Scriptural snapshot that will go a long way to defining your Biblical view of God and your Biblical understanding of Jesus, both as a man and as God.If you think of the Bible as a picture book, Luke paints for us a portrait of Jesus that is, quite frankly, ir … [Read more...]


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