The Shape of Love: The Cross | John 15:9-14 Lesson [Slideshow]

February 14, 2019 @DannyScottonJr 0

What is love? What does love look like? True, crucial love looks like the Cross (Latin: crux). It consists of a vertical component (obedience to God in Christ) as well as horizontal component (self-sacrificially striving for another’s ultimate good). We should love Jesus and love like Jesus because He first loved us…

Why Was Jesus Named “Jesus”?

December 5, 2018 @DannyScottonJr 0

Joseph is told to name Jesus “Jesus” because Jesus would *save* his people from their sins — our self-separation from/ rebellion against/dysfunctional relationship with God (cf. Mt 1:21)…