The gospel (literally the good news) of Jesus Christ in its simplest explanation is the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus (1 Cor 15:1-8). But the good news doesn’t stop there. The reason why Jesus’ death, burial, and resurrection is “good news” is that the same hope of death to an old life and the resurrection … Continue reading Are We Turning the Gospel Into Bad News?
Growing up in Florida, I was surrounded by orange groves, blueberry fields, and watermelon patches. Though I’ve never farmed anything, I had many friends who were involved in either the planting or harvesting of all the fruit central Florida has to offer. I had many friends with entire families working in planting and harvesting of … Continue reading The Harvest Is Now