Jesus Undoes Death

Jesus Undoes DeathGenesis 5, Luke 6 Something that has always bothered me about the daily paper is the obituaries. I understand why the obituaries exist, but I have not so much a fascination with them. Some people make a habit of reading the obituaries—its like it’s part of their religion and if they don’t read… Continue reading Jesus Undoes Death

Sermon Manuscripts: The Dangerous God

Friends, I finally managed to find my CD copies of my manuscripts from The Dangerous God sermon series of which I have posted a couple of the mp3’s here. I will be posting more of the mp3’s, but for now I would like to provide you with the sermon manuscripts. These sermons are filled with… Continue reading Sermon Manuscripts: The Dangerous God

Endangered Species #11

Friends, I happened to be visiting Live-Science.com this evening and I came across an interesting article titled 10 Species You Can Kiss Goodbye. It is a picture essay listing ten different animals that are considered ‘endangered’ by someone who is, evidently, an expert. Doing my part to spread this disturbing news, I will here list… Continue reading Endangered Species #11

What My Friend, Jon, the Evolatheist said, pt. 2

Friends, I have posted one thought already about evolution providing us no hope for the future because it establishes in us no purpose in the present. (I’ll say more about this below as I discuss how death is the prevailing experience in this world in general and Darwinism in particular.) Sadly, I think this has done more to ruin… Continue reading What My Friend, Jon, the Evolatheist said, pt. 2

90 Days with Jesus, Day 55: John 11:28-37: Jesus Hates Death

John 11:28-37   28And after she had said this, she went back and called her sister Mary aside. “The Teacher is here,” she said, “and is asking for you.” 29When Mary heard this, she got up quickly and went to him. 30Now Jesus had not yet entered the village, but was still at the place… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 55: John 11:28-37: Jesus Hates Death

90 Days with Jesus, Day 54: John 11:17-27: Jesus, The Resurrection and the Life

John 11:17-27 17On his arrival, Jesus found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb for four days. 18Bethany was less than two miles from Jerusalem, 19and many Jews had come to Martha and Mary to comfort them in the loss of their brother. 20When Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she went out to… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 54: John 11:17-27: Jesus, The Resurrection and the Life

A Thought on Death

“Hence the real point of death is no longer parting from, but home-going to. As death is deprived of its sting and poison, as it is no longer a personal fulfillment of God’s wrath, it is only a biological mask that has no bearing on fellowship with the risen Lord.”–Helmut Thielicke, Living With Death