Jesus is Victor – the Easter Message

"Mate in 2 moves" White to move and win. It may not be Easter right now, but I came across this passage in my reading of Barth's "Dogmatics in Outline", and I just wanted to share it. [The Easter message] is the proclamation of a victory already won. The war is at an end - … Continue reading Jesus is Victor – the Easter Message

Taking the Test Dialectically

In the time of plague, man is anxious and uncertain. His weaknesses seem mild, catching him in the throat, but he fears that his troubles may be more virulent, threatening to rush him and all he loves into the beckoning grave, to return him to the dust from which he came. He consults the wise … Continue reading Taking the Test Dialectically

Walking on Water with Jesus – Scripture Dedication Service

In New South Wales, Australia, we have the remarkable privilege of teaching Special Religious Education, what we call "Scripture", in the state's public schools. A new school year started last week, so I had the pleasure of preaching at the Scripture Dedication Service in our town, Corowa. This is my sermon on the account of … Continue reading Walking on Water with Jesus – Scripture Dedication Service