All this waiting for the reconciliation of all things is what Advent is about. All this yearning. All this grasping in the cold thin air. All these verses about God and man reconciled sparks something in my addled thinker about Jesus: He was full of grace and truth. John 1:14 14 And the Word became flesh … [Read more…]
Oct. 1, 2017 First Christian Church First Baptist Church Glenwood IA, USA Ordinary Time Hebrews 5:1-10 Through What He Suffered Welcome In The Name Of The Father, And The Son, And The Holy Spirit. Hebrews 5:1-10 1 For every high priest chosen from among men is appointed to act on behalf of men in … [Read more…]
September 24, 2017 First Christian Church Combined Service With First Baptist Church Ordinary Time Glenwood IA, USA Hebrews 4:14-16 The Sympathetic High Priest Welcome In The Name Of The Father, The Son, And The Holy Spirit 14 Since then we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son … [Read more…]
Prayer: Lord we come to you humble and mild standing in assurance of pardon because of your Son’s good work upon the cross. We believe you. We praise you. Open our myopic self-centered eyes to the beauty and truth of your Word this very hour. Grant us understanding, conviction and the most beautiful of … [Read more…]
DAY 5 of our Most Excellent Adventure Through The Bible.
Let’s read the Bible together in a year!
Everybody else in the Evangelical world is posting their top read articles, so I thought I’d swim against the current and post my 5 least read. There is noting scientific about this list since I don’t actually track any of that. Happy reading ‘ol sport!
Theologian Karl Barth passed into eternity on this day in 1968. Here is a beautiful gaggle of words Karl Barth wrote on Romans 8.3. Enjoy.
There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. ~ The Apostle Paul’s Letter To The Church In Rome 8.1
Poor Puppy…he may be evil, but getting shanked with a cement knife is no way to go.