Paul begins the book of Romans by saying that the righteous wrath of God is coming in judgment against the ungodliness of humanity because “what can be known about God is plain to them, because God has shown it to them. For his invisible attributes, namely, his eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly perceived, ever since the creation of the world, in the things that have been made. So they are without excuse” (Rom 1:19-20). Continue reading Chapter 4: Creation
We all have a perspective on reality. This shapes the way we live our lives and the way we treat people, and what we think about Donald Trump.
Jesus also had a perspective that shaped his life. He had an opinion about his world and about the people around him. He had ideas about reality and about who he was. Reading the Gospels you find Jesus rejoicing in the behavior of some and indignant toward the behavior of others. Continue reading Chapter 3: Parables
1. A new name
After months of deliberation and prayer and conversations with friends, I think I’ll call the book The Reality of Jesus.
The Reality of Jesus:
(sub-title) Exploring the Implications of a World Created By, Through, and for Him. Continue reading Four Fun Updates on the Writing Project