The Dead Will Rise
“What happens after we die?” It’s a question not often enough asked. There is much mystery to life beyond this life, but the Bible does address it in many places. In our passage for today, John 5.24-30, we learn a few things that should encourage followers of Jesus…and should encourage people to become followers of Jesus!
Here comes the judge
Jesus is equal to God. Jesus is sovereign over life. Jesus is Judge. The second section of John 5 deals with some foundational theological issues that deserve our attention. This message starts with the first part of this video from Laugh-In, from back in the day:
Sin and Sabbath
There are varying opinions among followers of Jesus as to what one should do with the concept of Sabbath. In John 5.1-15, we see the Sabbath Police at work, and Jesus connection sin and sickness. What on earth can we do with these concepts? Watch below and find out how the Holy Spirit invited me to draw them together. (Sorry, no audio-only file this week.)