God’s mercy reorders our lives around Jesus so that as we are changed by the gospel we increasingly see our lives as not only inseparably connected to Christ, but also inseparably connected to a local expression of his family – a church. Or, we could say it this way: As we grow in the gospel, […]

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God’s mercy reorders our lives around Jesus so that as we are changed by the gospel we increasingly see our lives as not only inseparably connected to Christ, but also inseparably connected to a local expression of his family – a church. Or, we could say it this way: As we grow in the gospel, […]

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God’s mercy reorders our lives around Jesus so that as we are changed by the gospel we increasingly see our lives as not only inseparably connected to Christ, but also inseparably connected to a local expression of his family – a church. Or, we could say it this way: As we grow in the gospel, […]

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Advent is about promises fulfilled, specifically in the first coming of Jesus. But Advent is about more than just fulfilled promises. It is about unfolding promises, being fulfilled in Jesus. When Jesus returns, all of these unfolding promises will find completion in him. And, as Tolkein wrote, in Jesus, “everything sad will come untrue.” Our […]

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After Advent: Part One – Isaiah 54

Advent is about promises fulfilled, specifically in the first coming of Jesus. But Advent is about more than just fulfilled promises. It is about unfolding promises, being fulfilled in Jesus. When Jesus returns, all of these unfolding promises will find completion in him. And, as Tolkein wrote, in Jesus, “everything sad will come untrue.” Our […]

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Advent is about promises fulfilled, specifically in the first coming of Jesus. But Advent is about more than just fulfilled promises. It is about unfolding promises, being fulfilled in Jesus. When Jesus returns, all of these unfolding promises will find completion in him. And, as Tolkein wrote, in Jesus, “everything sad will come untrue.” Our […]

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Advent is about promises fulfilled, specifically in the first coming of Jesus. But Advent is about more than just fulfilled promises. It is about unfolding promises, being fulfilled in Jesus. When Jesus returns, all of these unfolding promises will find completion in him. And, as Tolkein wrote, in Jesus, “everything sad will come untrue.” Our […]

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God Rescues Rebels – Isaiah 6

Advent is about promises fulfilled, specifically in the first coming of Jesus. But Advent is about more than just fulfilled promises. It is about unfolding promises, being fulfilled in Jesus. When Jesus returns, all of these unfolding promises will find completion in him. And, as Tolkein wrote, in Jesus, “everything sad will come untrue.” Our […]

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Advent is about promises fulfilled, specifically in the first coming of Jesus. But Advent is about more than just fulfilled promises. It is about unfolding promises, being fulfilled in Jesus. When Jesus returns, all of these unfolding promises will find completion in him. And, as Tolkein wrote, in Jesus, “everything sad will come untrue.” Our […]

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