While we were sinners, Christ STILL died for us.

A favorite verse of mine is: But God showed his great love for us by sending Christ to die for us while we were still sinners.  – Romans 5:8 Notice what isn’t said in that verse.  It doesn’t mention that Christ died only for the clean or the healthy, it doesn’t mention that he diedContinue reading “While we were sinners, Christ STILL died for us.”

“Occupy Charity” at Christmas (and all year)

One of my favorite modern Christmas stories occurred a few years back.  I attend a fairly large church that can average 3-5 thousand over 4 services on a weekend in a relatively affluent community.  Well as expected, Christmas eve was crowded.  At the end of the service our pastor told us a story and madeContinue reading ““Occupy Charity” at Christmas (and all year)”