Tuesday is for Preaching Is it your job to “preach the Bible” or “proclaim the gospel”?* Can you preach the Bible and not preach the gospel? Did they train you at seminary or Bible college to make a beeline to the cross, from any text in the Scripture? If they did, are you doing it? … More Growing Churches by Stealing Sheep or Proclaiming Christ?
Follow the link below to the quote. It is from a book by John Piper. This is the book that simply must be read, if you have been struggling to understand the gospel, if you know someone who is struggling to understand the gospel, if you have ever wondered why some people can “pray a prayer” … More A Provacative Quote with which Jesus Would Completely Agree
The Savior’s Side is Pierced by a Spear.* Adapted from the accounts of Exodus 12:46; Numbers 9:12 and John 19:31-37 Jesus is Pierced in Fulfillment of Scripture. [The Passover had been celebrated for over 1,400 years. The fire of its rituals and patterns and associations had been burned into the Jewish soul. Every Jewish family … More Pre-Easter Season Meditation on the Piercing of Christ