Jesus Wants to Save Christians, pt 2

Part 2: The Cry of the Oppressed “What are we waiting for? And what are we going to do about it in the meantime? Those two questions shape this book. First, it is about the ultimate future hope held out in the Christian gospel: the hope, that is, for salvation, resurrection, eternal life, and the… Continue reading Jesus Wants to Save Christians, pt 2

Jesus Wants to Save Christians, pt 1

“My concern is provoked by the observation that so many who understand themselves to be followers of Jesus, without hesitation, and apparently without thinking, embrace the ways and means of the culture as they go about their daily living ‘in Jesus’ name.’ But the ways that dominate our culture have been developed either in ignorance… Continue reading Jesus Wants to Save Christians, pt 1

90 Days with Scripture: Revelation 21, The Future

Friends, here is the final installment of my series 90 Days with Scripture. In this sermon, I examine, however surfacely, Revelation 21. The conclusion of all things is that humanity has messed things up terribly and that God has solved those problems in a way we did not, and still do not, expect. His solution… Continue reading 90 Days with Scripture: Revelation 21, The Future

90 Days with Scripture: Romans 1-5, Grace

Friends, This is part 13 of the series. In this sermon, I look at grace by studying Romans 1-5. The print version is available in the links below from Box.net. You can download here, Grace, Romans 1-5 Or use the inline player below: Subscribe in a reader Part 1: Genesis 3, Where it All Went… Continue reading 90 Days with Scripture: Romans 1-5, Grace

Grace: A Narrative Collision

Friends, this post was originally published at CRN.info. I eventually turned a good portion of this into a sermon from Romans 1-5 which is published under the 90 Days with Scripture series. Thanks for stopping by. jerry _________________ I’ve been thinking about grace all week. I think I started thinking about it, intently, because the… Continue reading Grace: A Narrative Collision

Being Dad: Tiny Socks

Friends, Here is #3 in my series “Being Dad”. This one reflects on the love that God has for his children. My conclusion is that God’s love for his children cannot be anything less than my love for my children. jery Little Boys’ Socks God loves His children even more than they can possibly imagine.… Continue reading Being Dad: Tiny Socks