Jesus did something that we aren’t going to believe. Something so amazing, so radical, so unbelievable that we will reject it. Chances are you have rejected it. We all have.
Bible Readings for Tuesday March 15th, 2011 – The 1st Week of Lent *Click on each bible passage to expand the text. Psalm 32 1. [Of David. A Maskil.] Happy are those whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered. 2. Happy are those to whom the LORD imputes no iniquity, and in whose spirit [...]
Bible Readings for Sunday February 6th, 2011 – The 5th Week of Epiphany *Click on each bible passage to expand the text. Isaiah 58:1-9a [9b-12] 1. Shout out, do not hold back! Lift up your voice like a trumpet! Announce to my people their rebellion, to the house of Jacob their sins. 2. Yet day [...]
Are we really going to denounce the sins of others, declare them unfit for the Tent of Christianity, but at the same time allow ourselves to feel welcomed and loved by God? Have we really become so jaded and blind? Are we really that far from Grace?