What is Learning Jesus?Every day is an opportunity to sit in a class taught by the greatest instructor ever: Jesus the Master teacher. He guides us into life with God. Learning Jesus is not just learning about or from Jesus but taking in his whole life, allowing his life to permeate ours.
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I have taken up readings by and about Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945) once again. He was a Lutheran pastor who gave his life in resistance to the Nazi Reich of the 30’s and 40’s. And what he observed in Germany was … Continue reading
I am writing for the anxious Christians who think they MUST evangelize, share their faith with all the people they meet. It’s not the responsibility of every Christian to make converts or even disciples for that matter. In general, believers … Continue reading
I find that I often have the same difficulty Paul experienced when he writes in Romans 7 that the good he wants to do he doesn’t do and the bad that he doesn’t want to do is what he often … Continue reading
At the outset I admit, without being trite, that it’s Jesus who attracts me to the Christian faith. The most attractive quality of Jesus is the way he shows us the character of God that is loving, and forgiving. God, … Continue reading
Bonhoeffer has a book by this title and I tag along to him by saying that everything in this creation has come through Christ. Christ is the victim and the victor and he calls us to be his followers. Those … Continue reading
INSIGHT: the capacity to gain an accurate and deep intuitive understanding of a person or thing. (Online dictionary) 1 Corinthians 2:1-12 (ESV): 2 And I, when I came to you, brothers, I did not come proclaiming to you the testimony of God with lofty speech … Continue reading