In the Christmas season, it is so easy to get wrapped up in the first great miracle of Jesus: the Incarnation, God taking on flesh and becoming human. But followers of Jesus can’t unwrap the Incarnation without remembering that what is coming is the next great movement of God: the Crucifixion and Resurrection.
SCRIPTURE: John 18:33–40
SCRIPTURE: Matthew 2:1–12
On October 31, 1517, a young monk and professor posted a list of interesting discussion topics to the local social media of his day, the door of the church. Today, we recognize Martin Luther’s “95 Theses” as a hinge on which all of history turned. What really happened 500 years ago? Why does it matter? Is the Reformation still going on now?
SCRIPTURE: Matthew 16:13–20
SCRIPTURE: 2 Timothy 3:16–17
SCRIPTURE: Ephesians 2:8–9
SCRIPTURE: Romans 1:16–17
Because I believe in the Resurrection of the body and the life everlasting…I will not give up.
SCRIPTURE: John 10:27–28
Because I believe in the forgiveness of sins…I will not carry grudges.
SCRIPTURE: Matthew 18:21–35