Jesus tells a parable to his disciples about a master who leaves and puts the servants in charge of his household. How will he find them serving when he returns? The question we have to ask ourselves is, what sort of life are we leading, and how are we serving the master?
The Story(ies) of Jesus - Part 11 - Readiness
February 16, 2020 • Jeremy Mulder • Luke 12:35-48, Readiness, Servants, Master, Responsibility, Consequence, Gospel, Jesus
Ancient Answers - Lord's Day Fourteen
Jeremy Mulder • July 26, 2020 • Jeremy Mulder
We celebrate the birth of Jesus so often that we end up missing the greatest miracle in Scripture–that the Son of God took on flesh in the person of Jesus. So what do we believe about this birth? Does it really matter that Mary was a virgin? Only if Jesus was conceived by the Holy Spirit can we trust that, unlike us, he is truly sinless–and only if he is sinless can he mediate on our behalf and change our condition of sin.
Ancient Answers - Lord's Day Thirteen
Jeremy Mulder • July 19, 2020 • Jeremy Mulder
What does it mean that Jesus is God's "only Son"? And if Jesus is our brother, how does that benefit us? The Catechism continues to talk about our positional status in the kingdom of God: that because Jesus traded in his position for ours, we can trade in our position for his.