Upside-Down and Right-Side Up

Those of you who have been reading and learning the gospel of Jesus Christ–and especially those who have been trying to live it out–have learned this: Jesus doesn’t measure things the same way the world does. Not success, power, wealth, honor, justice, sin, forgiveness, or even love. Sometimes it seems to be an upside-down gospel,Continue reading “Upside-Down and Right-Side Up”

Say the Word from Where You Are

A Gentile Roman centurion—the commander of a troop of one hundred soldiers—amazed Jesus with his faith. He had a beloved servant at home who was dying. The centurion had heard of and perhaps had even witnessed Jesus’ power to heal and sought him out. When Jesus heard about the dying servant, he readily agreed toContinue reading “Say the Word from Where You Are”