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Prophecy, Violence, and The Kingdom

Matthew 11.7-15
Apr 2nd 2017

Does your Christian "walk" feel more like a desperate dash for hope & peace?

According to Christ, John the Baptist was the greatest man ever born of woman. And yet even John had his doubts and misunderstandings as Jesus' Kingdom was beginning to come through his...read >>

faith, fight, hope, John the Baptist, King, Kingdom, peace, prophecy, violence, war
Kingdom, Matthew, violence

The Gospel of Peace

Matthew 9.35
Dec 4th 2016

Are you at peace with God? Should you be? Maybe: if your life is filled with Holy Spiri-enabled repentance, power and joy. But maybe not?

Could it be that, in the name of spiritual notches on our belts, evangelicalism has so watered down "the gospel" that it has...read >>

enmity, forgiveness, gospel, Holy Spirit, hostility, Isaiah 9, John 14.6, love, peace, redemption, rescue, sanctification, sin, transformation, war
Gospel, Matthew, peace

Resist No Evil?

Matthew 5.38-42
Jan 10th 2016

These are some of the questions most folks have after reading Jesus' words in today's hotly debated passage:

"So, do I just stand by and watch evil destroy my children?"

"At what point do we take a stand?"

"Didn't Jesus resist evil? Why would He command us not...read >>

cloak, corporate punishment, evil, extra mile, fight, gentle, love, military, pacifism, peace, resist, slap, tunic, war
evil, Matthew, Sermon On The Mount

Faithful Fathers Fight - Part 1

Genesis 14.1-16
May 5th 2013

God is transforming Abram the man into Abraham the father of faith & Nations!

There's turmoil in Sodom and that includes Abram's beloved knuckle-head nephew, Lot.

So what is an uncle to do? Perhaps simply allow him to lie in the bed he made himself?

Well, we...read >>

Abram, alien, faith, fight, foreigners, Genesis 14, Hebrew, just, Lot, love, neighbor, protection, respect, Sodom, war
faith, fight, Genesis