“Taking Jesus Captive to His Own Word” Posted in: Opinions Guest Column Matthew 15:21-28 is about the grace of our LORD Jesus Christ, who is eager to save us, yet before He can do that, He has to show us the right way to come to Him. He doesn’t want us to come with our own plans and expectations; rather He wants us to simply take Him at His Word and trust that His Word is true. And such trust Jesus calls “great faith.” If we look carefully at the text, the Canaanite woman’s faith did not appear great the first time she approached Jesus. She was a Gentile, not a member ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!