The Greatest Gift

The Greatest Gift

As we approach Christmas, we begin to think about gift-giving and gift-receiving. And we remember that Jesus said, "It's more blessed to give than to receive." And I hope that you know that the greatest gift of all time was given by God to us, and that's the gift of Jesus Christ Himself. So how should we respond to God's gift?continue reading →
One Epic Story

One Epic Story

The Bible contains lots of stories, but what is the main story of the Bible? Is the Bible mainly about you, or about God? Is it about what we must do, or about what God has done? Every story whispers His name.continue reading →
Luke: The True Story of Jesus

Luke: The True Story of Jesus

Who is Jesus? What do we really know about him? What was he really like? We can be guilty of creating Jesus in our own image. You might sometimes picture Him as always blessing, always welcoming, and never condemning anyone. Or on the flip side, you might picture Jesus as judgmental, cold, and angry. But neither of these depictions are accurate. Jesus blessed, but He also rebuked. He judged, but He also forgave. He had a righteous anger toward sin, but He loved sinners and even died for them. We need to cast off our…continue reading →