We're acknowledging two things when we see something that we call unforgivable or tell someone we'll never forgive them.  The depravity of man. The horror of sin.  You know what? It doesn't deserve to be forgiven, which makes grace so crazy and powerful.  I'm reading a book that I can only get through a chapter … Continue reading Unforgivable

Offensive Jesus?

Jesus never confronted anyone or pushed back when challenged—did he? Live and let live. So we should also be sweet and gentle. There is no need to offend. Jesus is offensive.  Imagine hearing someone say, "Anyone who isn't with me opposes me, and anyone who isn't working with me is actually working against me." That's … Continue reading Offensive Jesus?