Psalm 137: A Psalm of Anger

Do me a favor and please read Psalm 137. Now that you’ve read this psalm – let’s look at Lamentations 1:1-6 as it helps us with context and understanding: How deserted lies the city, once so full of people! How like a widow is she, who once was great among the nations! She who was queen among the provinces has now become a slave. 2 Bitterly … Continue reading Psalm 137: A Psalm of Anger

Colossians 1:24-29 Christian Living: Suffering for the Gospel

Paul, in these short verses, writes to a church who is needing to understand that suffering for the Gospel has meaning (and that they should expect it) but also he writes to combat this view against him BECAUSE HE WAS SUFFERING.

For you and I? Suffering for the sake of the church means something different – and yet it shouldn’t because people still, to this day, are broken and many don’t want anything to do with a Christ-centered/lived life. Continue reading Colossians 1:24-29 Christian Living: Suffering for the Gospel