Jesus never turns anyone away who truly wants to know him.
- March 06, 2013 |
Later, I’ll offer some points of application for today’s church. Right now, I’m curious as to which of these contributions to the rise of early Christianity surprises you.
Evangelism is really a natural human instinct. Every single one of us is an evangelist of something.
February 26 would have been Johnny Cash’s 81st birthday. Unlike many celebrities whose name dies out with the obituaries of their fan base, Cash continues to matter. And I think it matters that we understand why.
Sometimes it is the redefinition of a word or phrase that is at the heart of our most important cultural transformations – and challenges.
Confess what the centuries have labeled the historical faith, or, well … follow the crowd of those “new kind of Christians” who arrive at the old kind of nothing yet still believe themselves faithful.
Grace, not law, produces love-the love for God and neighbor that Jesus teaches. His love for us begets love from us.
Apart from God no one can be saved. That’s the whole point of the camel through the eye of a needle.
The first step in getting well is to admit you have a problem.
- March 01, 2013 |
Here are 52 sermons for Good Friday and Easter
I do not know what tends to occupy your life. If you are like most people, including myself, it trends toward the trivial and mundane.
Rob Bell has a new book coming out. Many evangelical readers, bloggers and pastors will skip this one, but here are 3 reasons I'll be reading it...
The final tragedy is to know Jesus so well that you don't know him at all.
We all know we are suppose to evangelize, but why don't we?
- February 26, 2013 |