2 Corinthians 5:19-20 “All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation: that God was reconciling the world to himself in Christ, not counting people’s sins against them. And he has committed to us the message of reconciliation. We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though … More Seeking True Reconciliation
Cue the dark, anxious music. Focus in on a frightened person, pleading for their life from another who holds all the power. The vulnerable person pleads and begs for mercy. How many moves have you watched with a scene like this? Inevitably for me, these scenes evoke a deep emotion as I watch them. What … More What is Mercy?
“Lent has two quite remarkable bookends. On Ash Wednesday, we are reminded that we are dust and that God loves us even in our dustiness. At the end of this season, we will celebrate the power that God’s love has to transform this world. Easter reminds us that not even death can keep us from … More A Lenten Invitation