Our union with Jesus is a great mystery. It includes the personal and global. It is singular and corporate. It is micro and macro. It includes all of humanity and each individual human. It happened 2000 years ago and is realized in each of us in the present when we "believe" what He has done. Still … Continue reading God + you = joy
I think Hollywood has perfected the "mind altered" movies. You know the ones. The dad breathes in a gas that makes him want to attack his kids which is completely out of character with his normal mode. Or the whole town gets infected with a virus where they all start fighting with each other. In … Continue reading 200 Proof Grace
The gospel is "good news" by definition. The word gospel means "good news." So you have to ask yourself what is the "good news" that everyone is talking about? What is the gospel? There are so many opinions it will likely confuse you if you search Google or pick up a study Bible and read … Continue reading Really Good News
When I was a little kid I lived in the "mid south." That is what the weather man called it on the news. He would point to the map and say "sunny in the morning with a chance of showers in the afternoon over the entire mid south region." We lived in Memphis Tennessee. Apparently … Continue reading Book of Remembrance
Is there bad news in Heaven? Is there bad news in the Kingdom of Heaven? Paul said that the Kingdom of Heaven is righteousness (the approval of God), peace (when all essential parts are joined together) and joy (be favorably disposed) in the Holy Spirit. I don’t see any bad news in the list. Walking … Continue reading Why does Jesus weep?