John 18 36 Jesus said, “My kingdom is not of this world. If it were, my servants would fight to prevent my arrest by the Jewish leaders. But now my kingdom is from another place.” 37 “You are a king, then!” said Pilate. Jesus answered, “You say that I am a king. In fact, the […]Read More A Theology of January 6th, 2021
I have been thinking a lot about current events today. In this political environment, Christians seem to be acting very unChristlike for the sake of freedom, power, fear, etc. We get so focused on the “personal Lord and Savior” message (that is there and important) that we forget about the political nature of what was […]Read More We are still calling for Barabbas, instead of Jesus
For many of us who are followers of Jesus, COVID-19 has shaken up our rhythms of gatherings and life within the context of a church community. Many Christians have pushed back on governmental orders not to gather while quoting Hebrews 10:25. And let us not neglect our meeting together, as some people do, but encourage […]Read More Let Us Not Neglect Meeting Together
Luke 12 2 There is nothing concealed that will not be disclosed, or hidden that will not be made known. 3 What you have said in the dark will be heard in the daylight, and what you have whispered in the ear in the inner rooms will be proclaimed from the roofs. I am very […]Read More Franklin Graham’s Response to Dr. Ford is Harmful to so Many!
A little while back I tacked some of these same concepts that I am writing about here from the view point of Jesus in “Are We Unaware That We Are Disagreeing with Jesus?”. In this post I am tackling this same idea from the perspective of the gifts of the Holy Spirit, and I will […]Read More Are We Aware That We Are Disagreeing with the Holy Spirit?
“We have no king but Caesar,” – John 19:15 These are the words that were spoken by Jewish religious leaders as they took Jesus from Pilate to be crucified. Jesus was the promised king. Their belief system taught of a king that would come and setup a kingdom that would last forever. Jesus was that […]Read More We Have no King but Caesar