Couple of Sundays now I have driven past a local church. The sign out front says “Relevant Messages”.
I feel sorry for that group if they are ashamed of the relevance of the story of Jesus, or if they feel they must sell something else in order to get people inside.
We are talking about the greatest of all men and one who instantly drew the attention of those within earshot. He offered comfort, freedom from condemnation, redeeming purposes and a new Spirit to establish God’s kind of wisdom, patience and perseverence. He brought the Father close to His audiences. He gave dimension to Divine Love. He stretched the imagination in terms of what unadulterated faith might accomplish in the Father’s Plan. He spoke of the future, preparing conscionable people for both the good and the bad. Such an agenda never becomes unfashionable or of secondary importance.
If it is…
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