Dark Mourning Deep Mercy (Lamentations 4-5)

MOTIVATE Culturally speaking, Christians are called to be exiles and not tourists or immigrants. Here is the difference: Tourists are non-residents in a foreign country. Generally, they only engage culture that is familiar to them and they usually stand out as odd. Likewise, too often Christians stand out as odd because they isolate themselves against…

Dark Mourning, Deep Mercy (Lamentations 3)

MOTIVATE Context is key. Many times we can read something and think a person means one thing, but when we read it in context, it can mean something entirely different. So, whether you are reading the news, a book, or the Bible, it is best to read in context. Here are some classic examples. “Great…