5 Reasons Why Teenagers Need Theology
As a Jesus-following teenager, I believe studying God’s character is what teenagers need in order to face our terribly complicated world. It’s what will give us lasting hope to face our future with a firm commitment to God’s truth.
In a recent interview, a reporter asked the Pope if he might consider lifting Martin Luther’s excommunication. While the Pope did not offer to remove his excommunication, he did have some rather remarkable words.
Israel’s times of spiritual wandering were always marked by spiritual amnesia. Not that they literally couldn’t recall what God had done, but that his mighty works weren’t prominent in their minds. The same is true of us.
What do we mean when we say “give grace”? What do we mean when we say that we need to learn to “give grace to ourselves” or “give grace to our children”? Grace is a word we often throw around but struggle to define. We celebrate and extol it, but I think we also misunderstand it, especially when it comes to giving grace to others.
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