Here comes… the bride who?

Reading: Matthew 22:1-14 The bride of Christ.  From childhood I’ve always heard that we who are redeemed in Jesus is the bride of Christ.  I didn’t really know why, because the parable of the wedding banquet seems to identify us as guests.  So now I thought I’d make a little investigation—by typing in the word…

Dress code

Reading: Matthew 22:11-14 “… Clothe yourselves with the Lord Jesus Christ….” – Romans 13:14 The passage about the wedding guest being banished for not wearing the appropriate costume baffled me for a long time.  What if he were poor and could not afford the proper clothes? Thankfully I got some explanation from my life application…

R.S.V.P.

Reading: Matthew 22:1-14 “So the servants went out into the streets and gathered all the people they could find, both good and bad, and the wedding hall was filled with guests” – Matthew 22:10. I was just pondering on the phrase “both good and bad” from the verse quoted above.  Even the “good” had to…