The voice of one crying in the wilderness: “Make straight the way of the LORD” (John 1:23)

Tag: nonresistance

  • Jesus, the Heavy Equipment Operator (Part II)

    I believe a strong argument can be made that the very heart of Christ is His edict to love our enemies (Matthew 5:44) and turn the other cheek (Matt 5:39). The early church made this a qualification for membership. If you decided you still wanted to bear the sword, either in self-defense or as part […]

  • A Gospel Compendium

    Matthew 5: 44   “…I say to you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those who spitefully use you and persecute you, 45   that you may be sons of your Father in heaven; for He makes His sun rise on the evil […]