Advent 15# Jesus a gangster

Jesus is like a „gangster“. He is using all possible means to chase after his beloved humanity. He will use all possible means to “catch” them. It’s his will, that we’re taking shelter under God’s authority and lordship. It’s his will, that we give up everything for him and “fight” for his kingdom. He will…

Advent 14# Jesus goes off his head

Jesus showed his emotions. He showed mercy for the sick, the outlaws and the disoriented ones.  At the same time he had a serious and frightening character. He healed the sick and did various miracles just as he became angry and sad as he saw, that people changed the temple into a shopping-centre. Both belongs…

Advent 13# Jesus, the agony aunt

It seems to be a problem of our society, that more and more people think of nothing but themselfs and at the same time ignore and overlook the cry for helps of friends. But He is different! Whether lovesickness, stressful relationships, loneliness, trouble in school and job, life crisis, medical conditions or the like… You…

Advent 11# Coach Jesus

Jesus was a coach. During his ministry he mainly invested in people. Jesus didn’t build churches. He didn’t seek for positions. Jesus taught and coached people instead. At the beginning of his ministry he chose 12 pupils. He travelled with them (they were teenagers) across the country. He hung around with them. Thereby they got…

Advent 10# Jesus provokes

We watch out for vengeance, but He says: Forgive and it’s mine to avenge; I will repay! We are afraid, but He says: Be fearless! We are doubt his goodness, but He says: Trust me! We would like to live self-determined, but He says: Com, follow me and you will find true happiness! We make…

Advent 09# Financial advice by Jesus

An ordinary financial advisor consults clients about funds, credits and insurances. Usually they start with basic financial security and wealth building right through to capital investment. Thereby is expected that the money will increase on its own by a clever invest. It is amazing how often Jesus talks about finances. He shows detailed knowledge about…