Forsaken, Yet Entrusting

The gospel of Jesus Christ is remarkably good news.  It is indeed “living water” (Jn 4.14) because it never ceases to flow in or satisfy the Christian soul.  The Christian needs only one Well and that Well is infinitely supplied.  The gospel is a living truth in that it does things in and for those who believe.  It changes those who welcome it.  It does so because Jesus is living.  […]

Preaching Dangerously

“And all [in the synagogue] were speaking well of [Jesus], and wondering at the gracious words which were falling from his lips” (Lk 4.22a-b). “And all in the synagogue were filled with rage as they heard these things; and they got up and drove Him out of the city, and led Him to the brow of the hill on which their city had been built, in order to throw Him […]