So much of what Jesus did for us is related to our identity. So much of our walk in this life is about His identity. Maybe it is bigger than that simple observation. Maybe it transcends observation altogether and it is the core of God's message. Maybe everything we think we know (apart from Jesus) … Continue reading Who is He really?
Freedom should look like freedom. Jesus said this: John 8:31 So Jesus said to the Jews who had believed him, “If you abide in my word, you are truly my disciples, 32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” (ESV) This is was during a discussion about how He … Continue reading Freedom to think and ask questions
John 14:6 Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me. (ESV) Destination theology? That is an invalid expression. Theology is the study of God. Destination is a place you go. How do you suppose we got mixed up and starting … Continue reading Destination Theology??
Did I get your attention with that provocative title? Sometimes I wonder how much we have actually missed the truth of God because of our fallen nature and insistence on human wisdom. Of course I don't have it all figured out yet either. I look forward to every day with the anticipation of seeing a … Continue reading We need more wrath?
If you ask someone what they think of Heaven most often you will get a very positive response. Unless the person is a self-professed atheist or a God hater they will probably say Heaven sounds like a wonderful place. So I wonder why so much resistance to the Kingdom of Heaven? Jesus said we should … Continue reading Indifference