Category Archives: Jesus
Jesus said He came to call sinners to repentance. The church is offended that Jesus’ call is for sinners. The world is offended that He calls for repentance.
Because the atonement is at the heart of who God is and what he has done for us, we can never fully exhaust the riches that flow from this event.
If He is so determined to stretch out His arms, let them be stretched out and nailed to the tree.
The story starts with a small s – seeker: Zacchaeus. But it becomes clear that there’s another dynamic in play. The seeker has become the sought.
We want to hold our nose, cover our eyes, plug our ears – anything to keep from thinking about the looming specter of death. We try to cover up the reality of death in one of three ways.
No matter how flawed our heroes are shown to be in the Old Testament, they are presented at their best in the New.
I’ve always got a book about Jesus in my reading stack. Here are three I’ve read recently…
A collection of devotional thoughts for Good Friday and Easter
On the sixth day, God had completed his work of creation. Now Jesus finished His work, as the spotless Lamb who died as our sacrifice.
Look at King Jesus long enough and you’ll come to terms with a radically different conception of power.