The church today would do well to think deeply about the sacrament and how we celebrate it. To make it a sacrament of true joy, rooted in the gospel of Jesus Christ, we ought to remember it is a reenactment of that Gospel in which our Lord is truly present with us. The real presence of Christ makes it truly joyful and deeply serious. It’s not a buffet for everyone.
As “the Day” approaches many Americans are worried, discouraged, and even angry. How did it come to this? How did these two people become our primary choices for the next president of the United States? The day I am speaking about is Election Day.
Maybe you don’t know - at least for now - and that’s okay. In the meantime, just live your life with grace and truth wherever God has led you to be.
The Bible has many stories or texts that might make us wonder how it can be part of God’s Word. These are the Bible stories no one talks about.
One man's story from being a legal immigrant to an illegal immigrant to a Green Card holder.