A Brutal Wakeup Call

August 19, 2017 • Ty Gibson

Dashed Hopes

December 9, 2017 • James Ramirez

Israel's messianic hopes took on the form of political and military aspirations. By the time Jesus came, nobody expected a suffering Messiah who would advance an agenda of enemy-love in place of enemy-conquest. Jesus dashed their expectations of a military empire in order to rebuild in their hearts a different kind of hope for a different kind of kingdom, one established on love and not violence.

Prophetic Whispers

December 2, 2017 • Ty Gibson

Old Testament prophets foretold that the Messiah would come as a deliverer of the captives and a mender of broken hearts, to establish a new kind of kingdom: “The government shall be upon His shoulders.”

Social Contagion

November 25, 2017 • Ty Gibson