The Gospel is like a good movie

We all have that list of movies we can watch over and over again, all the while, never getting bored with them.   For me, basically any movie starring Ben Stiller is on that list. Meet the Parents, Meet the Fockers, and Zoolander have me in stitches every time I watch them.     Of course, The Princess Bride, is a cinematic masterpiece, so naturally, … Continue reading The Gospel is like a good movie

“And The Violent Take It By Force”

There have been many a sermon wrapped around this passage yet I have to be honest and say I just never made sense of it. Whatever was being conveyed was lost to me. I always walked away asking, “Who are the violent ones? Are the Christians taking what’s rightfully bestowed upon them by God through Jesus? Or are the members of God’s Kingdom suffering violence … Continue reading “And The Violent Take It By Force”

The Gospel

CHRISTIANS BELIEVE IN AND FOLLOW THE GOSPEL (But just what is the Gospel?) Did you know that Jesus Christ Himself preached the gospel? “And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of sickness and all manner of disease among the people.” Matthew 4:23. But I thought the gospel was that Jesus Christ died for our sins and reconciled us … Continue reading The Gospel