Kingdom Without the King
AUTHOR: Ben Beasley
Take time to reread the scripture passage from Sunday (Luke 19:11-27). Review your notes from the sermon. What is God bringing back to mind from His Word? Listen and watch as Ben Beasley, Associate Pastor at our Downtown Campus, adds one more nuance we wish we could have shared on Sunday.
Implicit in the phrase ‘post-Christian’ is this understanding that we are living in a culture that has rejected Christianity and that in fact, our culture has moved beyond it. But is this really true?
Submission Week 4 of 8
How does the resurrection change the way you look at ordinary problems? Does it? How can you grow there?
If we are not intentional, the Christian message of Jesus’ resurrection may be easily overshadowed or absorbed into the mix of the Easter Bunny, Easter egg hunts, pastel colors, and marshmallow Peeps. But as Christians, the resurrection of Jesus must be front and center in our Easter celebrations.
Now it was Mary Magdalene and Joanna and Mary the mother of James and the other women with them who told these things to the apostles, but these words seemed to them an idle tale, and they did not believe them.