Posts from April 2014
Have you ever heard the phrase, “You can’t learn to love someone else until you learn to love yourself”? Maybe you’ve even said it. Many have concluded that love begins with loving one’s self. The Protestant Reformer, Martin Luther challenged that notion when he said, “The command to love your neighbor as yourself is a command to love your neighbor as you already love…
Our fellowship with Christ now will allow us to know for certain that it is Him when He comes and it will give us the freedom to celebrate and embrace Him rather than shrink and hide as Adam did in the Garden of Eden. Jesus has risen from the grave. Easter tells us that we can know Him, trust Him, and expect His imminent return.
On the cross, God the Son became the ultimate enemy of God the Father. He embodied darkness, hatred, and rebellion while on the cross and it generated war between the Father and the Son