1. This is the sound of freedom. The Eternal One died so that we who are dying might live eternally with him.
  2. He declared you what you might not always feel you are, but what you were from the moment he knew you, before you were you, when he foreknew you.
  3. The number forty calls to remembrance narratives of God’s great acts of redemption, but also our conformity to and participation in those narratives.
  4. We are the fruit that grows from the branch, which extends from the trunk of the tree, which is rooted in the soil that it grows out of, which is all Christ.
  5. What if the dissonance in this calendrical coincidence can be harmonized into a deeper melody?
  6. In the Word, you find peace. It proclaims peace first between you and God because of Jesus. That empowers you to deal peacefully with others and brings you peace of mind.
  7. God demonstrates his great love for us in the actions of Jesus, who came down into the flesh and soaked up all our sin.
  8. How’s your ticker?
  9. Show me your righteousness, we can only point to Jesus
  10. This is an excerpt from Chad Bird’s book, Your God is Too Glorious, 2nd Edition
  11. God gives good gifts to underserving workers. God gives good gifts to all of them.