1. This is an excerpt from Chapter 7 of Your God is Too Glorious: Finding God in the Most Unexpected Places by Chad Bird (1517 Publishing, 2023).
  2. The gospel is for sinners – both the tax collector and Pharisee, both in need of the Great Physician.
  3. This article is written by guest contributor, Christopher J. Richmann.
  4. St. Patrick was great but only because he was a slave to Christ.
  5. Patrick's breakthrough came when he began to leverage his knowledge of the native language and customs to build a bridge between Irish lore and the Christian mythos.
  6. We can interpret "be the Church" as either law or gospel.
  7. Rod Rosenbladt, the encourager of all things good, true, and beautiful and a tireless warrior for Jesus and the Gospel message, finally rests at the marriage feast of the lamb.
  8. In a world—and even a church—full of distractions, thank God for Rod Rosenbladt. He pointed us to Jesus and Jesus alone.
  9. God gives his church a story that helps to make sense of this life.
  10. Anderson encourages us to meditate upon the ways that Christ truly is the end of our exploring.
  11. It would serve us well to embrace the beauty of our diversity within the unity of the body of Christ.