May 19, 2022
From the very first verse, there is a lot of content packed in--let's go through it together. What proof is offered for believing in Jesus? What do words like "connectedness" and "joy" mean in this passage? What are the themes in 1 John?
I mention the 13 aspects of the Gospel. You can hear more about that and read...
May 16, 2022
Jesus rises from the dead! What are we to make of the reaction of the women, the soldiers, the religious authorities? What parts of the resurrection account does Matthew skip, and why? How is the Great Commission often mistranslated?
May 13, 2022
Jesus dies and is buried. What are we to make of the physical reactions to Jesus' death--the temple curtain tearing, the earth quaking, people rising from the dead?
May 11, 2022
Jesus is beaten, mocked, and crucified. What are the key moments in this account that are important to ponder? What is the significance in the details, such as the garments put on Jesus, why He wouldn't take a drink, the inscription over the cross?
May 7, 2022
How should we consider both Judas and Peter? What made Pontius Pilate marvel? What does the account of Barabbas illustrate?