Salvation as rest: pt 1 or an introduction to the idea that salvation means we stop trying so hard to make ourselves better

Lately, my thoughts have drawn towards the end.  Realities of death have recently come close to home, and I’m reminded none of us get out of here alive. Yet,  death is not the end.  As christians,  we believe in life everlasting and a world eternal; because Jesus is resurrection is coming. We hope…  but for […]

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Easter

He was given over to death because of our transgressions and was raised for the sake of our justification. Therefore now Christ has been raised from the dead, the first fruits of those who have fallen asleep. Now when this perishable puts on the imperishable, and this mortal puts on immortality, then the saying that is […]

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Theological Statements

We live in a world of sound bites. Viral video’s will often be short (5 min at most) in length. Facebook is flooded life statements printed on a nifty instagramed photo. If it’s not digested quickly, we tend to move along. No matter what we think about a world like this, it’s the reality of our “plugged […]

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On < In

What if we stopped being on mission and instead were in mission? This thought has been baking in my head since Sunday. Over the weekend, I received a support letter from a good friend. I firmly stand behind what he and his family are doing. The one thing that struck an off chord with me was the […]

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