God’s judgement and wrath are coming for those who do not repent and trust in Jesus, but those who repent and trust in the Son of God will be purified in his cleansing fire, having been set free from their sin that they might live forever.
Jesus came not only to establish the Kingdom of God, but to destroy the works of the Devil. He invites us to join in this work of ushering in the kingdom and spiritual warfare against the wiles and deceptions of the evil one.
In the face of dangers, doubts, and distractions, by faith we cling to the promises of God that find their yes and amen in Jesus.
God the Father has made us his sons and daughters through baptism so that we can share in the life of God found in his Son, be indwelt by his Holy Spirit, and do the work of the kingdom together with him.
God longs for us to be close to him, to have an intimate relationship with him, so much so that he calls us friends.
Jason reminds us that the story of the good Samaritan is about far more than showing compassion to our neighbors.
Pastor Ken reminds us that our ultimate hope is found in the coming Kingdom of God when all things will be set right, therefore we invite all into the kingdom.
Pastor Ken reminds us of our need to seek after God, especially in our darkest hour, because he is the one who can satisfy us and deliver us.
Ron reminds us that our God, who eternally exists as three co-equal persons, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, has called us to grow in our knowledge and love of him that we might have eternal life.
On Pentecost Sunday Pastor Ken reminds us that we are called to be one body, filled with the Spirit of God so that we can be united with the Father and follow Jesus’ example of sacrificial love.
Jason reminds us that we have been sent out into the world to proclaim the good news of Jesus because Jesus has ascended to the right hand of the Father and been declared to be king over all things.
Bishop Keith reminds us that because we are his, because we are beloved, because we have been redeemed and rescued, we ought to go out into the world and share the good news of the living God.
In the final class Ron walks through the last section of the Creed to discuss who the Holy Spirit is, his work in the individual and in the body of Christ, what it means for the church to be one, holy, catholic, and apostolic, and how baptism is the means for people to enter the Church. You may access the slides to follow along by clicking here.
Ron encourages us to follow Jesus example of self-sacrificial love by giving up our rights and reputations for the sake of loving one another and inviting the nations into the Kingdom of God.