While the attributes of God’s wrath and God’s love may seem to clash to our spiritual ears, they were in perfect harmony in Jesus’ death on the cross.
Rather than reciprocating proportionally based on what has been done, the way forward for disciples of Christ’s Kingdom is rooted in the grace of Kingdom.
Until we understand that the gospel is the doorway into freedom from sin, even our religious efforts will simply be rearranging idols.
Jesus is not the poster boy for old-time religion. He’s not the Bible Belt co-pilot. He’s not the post-modern homeboy. Jesus is the covenant-making God filling up the old in himself and pouring out the newness we long for.
If you’ll do these things, you’ll continue to grow as a leader in health and effectiveness, and your organization will grow right along with you.
What is the key to unlock the deep mysteries of eternal life? A humble recognition that we don’t have it all together.
Take a look, book by book, at the many things God's word says about God's words.
For a pastor, the stewardship of the gospel message is best understood in light of the broader stewardship of the household of God.
A believer has two principles at work within him.
To pursue ministry but not having a passion for the gospel and fulfilling the Great Commission is like pursuing medicine, but not liking patients.