Baptism

One of my seminary professors used to call baptism “Jesus’ altar call.” In other words, baptism is the immediate response to the gospel Jesus Himself ordained for His followers. Are you a Christian? Show it by being baptized. If you claim to be a Christian and you’ve...

Christ Arose!

What if the resurrection of Jesus means more than you think? What if it means you can trust God even when your life makes no sense? Jesus’ followers were heartbroken, scared, perplexed, and angry after the cross. His death defied their expectations and killed their...

Why the Resurrection Matters

As a kid, Easter to me meant candy. I knew Jesus died and rose; it just wasn’t something I really cared about. But candy? Now that was something I cared about deeply. What about you? What does the resurrection mean to you? Perhaps more to the point, what should it...