Posts with the tag “current-events”
"And who is my neighbor?" Reflections on the Gospel and Racial Reconciliation
by Tom Bastress on June 18th, 2020
I recently preached a sermon from Luke 10:25–37. This is the familiar encounter Jesus has with an expert in the Mosaic law that leads to the Good Samaritan parable. The first part of this passage addresses the lawyer’s first question, “What shall I do to inherit eternal life?” The second part addresses the lawyer’s second question, “And who is my neighbor?” In the first part of the passage (Luke 1...
Racism: A Direct Attack on the Gospel
by Josiah Smith on June 4th, 2020
"I can't breath." These were the last words of an African American man, a fellow image-bearer of God, before he was killed at the hands of Minnesota police officers. His name was George Floyd. Since his death, the world has erupted into chaos. Peaceful protests quickly turned into deadly and violent riots. Store owners have lost their livelihood. Innocent people have been injured. Some have even l...
Reading Recommendation: "The Meaning of Marriage"
August 3rd, 2022
Reading Recommendation: "The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment"
June 28th, 2022
Living a Worthy Life - A Call To Christian Unity
October 6th, 2021
The Case for Theological Humility
September 29th, 2021
What Kind of Preaching Can I Expect at Grace Bible?
April 9th, 2021