Focused Upward and Outward– 1 Peter 4:1-11 & Loving One Another Earnestly

Sometimes, in God’s providence, I end up teaching on something that I need to learn myself, or need to be reminded of. Well, as I prepared to teach on  1 Peter 4:1-11 this week, I was challenged, I was shaped, and I was redirected, praise be to God. Here’s a taste of it. Since therefore … More Focused Upward and Outward– 1 Peter 4:1-11 & Loving One Another Earnestly

“With respect to love we speak continually about perfection and the perfect person. With respect to love Christianity also speaks continually about perfection and the perfect person. Alas, but we men talk about finding the perfect person in order to love him. Christianity speaks about being the perfect person who limitlessly loves the person he … More

The Good of Good Friday

Today is Good Friday, but on the day our Savior was crucified, Jesus’s disciples didn’t think it was all that great–their teacher, their friend was hanging from a cross. They were scattered, confused, and scared. Their hope seemed lost. But what they didn’t know was that in His death, Christ was defeating death. That’s the … More The Good of Good Friday