the gospel destroys the power wealth holds over the people who possess it, as well as the powerlessness of people who don't.
Jesus does not excuse sin or even ignorance, but he extends grace by paying for the consequences himself.
I cannot go any further into the miraculous life of the gospel until I own my responsibility for making the gospel necessary.
Christian discipleship is simply the process of becoming a real Christian, a person whose identity and value are anchored exclusively in the love of God through Jesus Christ.
We think of the Holy Spirit in terms of power without understanding that the power of the Holy Spirit is love.
There are times to read Scripture from a tactical angle and there are times to read it from a larger perspective.
Gospel, or "good news" scenarios always evoke the spontaneous response, "What shall we do?"
Are you more interested in how the Bible is relevant to your life or how your life is relevant to the Story of the Bible?
Word and Spirit are the fundamental fundamentals that together keep us out of the ditches of religious fundamentalism.
When the boundaries of one's experience with God are stretched, it reveals two basic responses: self-abandonment or self-protection.