Posts with the tag “reconciliation”
"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...
Evangelism Part 2: Release the Power of God’s Law to Bring Conviction of Sin
November 9th, 2022
October 12th, 2022
Audiobook Recommendation: "The Mingling of Souls"
October 5th, 2022
Evangelism Part 1: Embrace Your Calling as a Minister of Reconciliation
September 29th, 2022
Reading Recommendation: "The Meaning of Marriage"
August 3rd, 2022