United Foe, Victorious Christ

That very day Herod and Pilate became friends. Previously, they had been hostile toward each other. – Luke 23:12 There is an old idiom that states, “Politics makes strange bedfellows.” It means that people who would normally dislike and avoid one another will work together if they think it is politically useful to do so (accordingContinue reading “United Foe, Victorious Christ”

Church, At Least Do This

So those who accepted his message were baptized, and that day about 3,000 people were added to them. And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching, to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread, and to the prayers. – Acts 2:41-42 In Luke’s account of early church expansion, I believe there is an intended pattern thatContinue reading “Church, At Least Do This”