As sickness, disease, and old age pervades our world we have this promise–hope of Jesus’ return in his humanity to perfect our humanity....Keep Reading
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In pointing out Jesus’ deity Paul sets us up to place our full hope in Christ for reconciliation. For it will be through this God-man that all things in heaven and earth will one day be reconciled as a result of Christ’s finished work on the cross....
Jesus and the biblical authors did not avoid speaking about sin, but they also did not speak only about sin. They brought an appropriate emphasis into the contexts in which they spoke. Similarly, we should carefully consider which emphasis is required when we talk to children (or anyone) about sin and the love of God....
James writes in ancient Israel’s prophetic and wisdom traditions, bearing a remarkable resemblance to Jesus’s teachings. Although James addresses his letter to ethnic Jews, there are good reasons for every follower of Jesus to receive this letter as authoritative and instructive....
It is easy to just go through the motions of the Christian life. Many times we have Pharisaical hearts. We need to remember the wonders that God has done to shock us out of our unthinking worship habits....Keep Reading
During this advent season we remember the “great joy” through the joy of participating in Christmas traditions like putting up Christmas trees and giving gifts....Keep Reading
At its core, advent is a season of waiting. We remember and celebrate the thousands of years that God’s people waited for the promised Messiah to come. Each year during Advent we remember the people of God who waited centuries for the coming of the promised Messiah to rescue them....Keep Reading
For those who have repented and trusted in Jesus’s life, death, and resurrection, this future judgment is cause for rejoicing!...Keep Reading
Like the Israelites, we must also meditate on God’s word and keep it, work out our salvation with fear and trembling, and be a witness to this present generation that is hostile to God....Keep Reading
It is not often pleasant to experience correction or rebuke from others, but it is what we should invite into our lives....Keep Reading
According to Jesus, consuming love for God is the most important command to observe, and similarly, deep care for others is vital....Keep Reading
As we seek to stand firm in the faith, we must remember that Christ has already secured the victory....Keep Reading
A heart rooted in love for Christ acts in loving-kindness toward his neighbors, family, friends, and enemies....Keep Reading