Here we are at Christmastime, listening to herald angels sing glory to the newborn king. But listen to the angels more closely. In the center of one of the Bible’s most glorious promises of peace, we find an opposite of a promise, too.
Perhaps ironically, the leaders of Gungor are exactly what they accuse the rest of the American church to be. They are Pharisees.
This post is intended to address some comments that were made on a recent Facebook post, and hopefully to give some clarity by answering the people who made them.
“Those who refuse to forgive others will not be forgiven by God.” Hard words. But what are the three marks of the forgiving heart?
I have a confession to make: I absolutely love God’s Word. When we play the “desert island” game, the first book on my list is the Bible. You may say that this makes for an “unbalanced” view of things. I once overheard someone say that “…sure, the Bible is true, but there’s a balance.” I simply can’t agree with that.