It’s one thing to tell people what they should do; it’s another to show them. Jesus did both. He said, “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another” (John 13:34).
Look closely at the methods and approaches Jesus used as he interacted with people. Continue reading
Heaven is so desirable not because of the absence suffering (as great as this will be), nor because of our reunion with those who died before us (as wonderful as this will be). Heaven is so desirable because… Continue reading
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“God did what the law could not do. He sent his own Son in a body like the bodies we sinners have. And in that body God declared an end to sin’s control over us by giving his Son as a sacrifice for our sins. He did this so that the just requirement of the law would be fully satisfied for us” (Romans 8:3-4).
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Take a few moments to stay focused on the reason for the season. Continue reading
A prayer to lead you to deep assurance of all that God has done for you in Christ! Continue reading
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The account of Jesus demands a God who breaks in on the natural order — a God who reveals Himself. Jesus is this God. His claims are so extraordinarily unprecedented that they shatter our categories and demand our worship.
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