Anna told others that “the redemption of Jerusalem” had come. And that’s what Jesus had come to do – redeem the lost. But what does “redeem” mean, and why should it matter to us?
A good sign catches our attention and sends a clear message. What was it about the savior Jesus being wrapped and laid in a manger that God wanted us to see?
Scripture says that Jesus is our “mediator.” What is a mediator and what did Jesus do to fill that need in our lives?
Sibling rivalry starts with one person feeling they’ve been slighted. They deserved to be treated better. And expect this kind of rivalry in children – it’s when we become adults that this desire to “be the star” can destroy families, churches and relationships.
When Martin Luther posted his challenge to the church’s selling of indulgences on the church door in Wittenberg, Pope Leo X was not pleased. The Pope issue a Papal Bull condemning Luther as a heretic. Luther responded by burning copies of the Bull.
They Don’t Like Him Very Much
Why would the world hate Jesus? What is there about His message that makes them so upset? Uses the advertisement against Christmas the American Humanist Organization used 5 years ago to explore those questions.