The Rapture Isn’t What You Think it is

When we talk about the end of the world in Christianity, the “Rapture” is a term you might have heard a lot. It’s this idea that, before things really get bad on Earth, believers in Jesus will be suddenly taken up to heaven, leaving everyone else behind. But did you know this idea wasn’t always…

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Being Persecuted Isn’t What You Think It Is

In our everyday lives, we sometimes encounter situations where expressing our beliefs sets us apart or even puts us at odds with others around us. It’s a challenging experience that can make us wonder if we’re being persecuted for our faith. But it’s important to pause and really think about what persecution means, especially in…

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You Can’t Look At Jesus Without Seeing Empathy and Understanding

Join us on a thought-provoking journey to rediscover a man whose name is known across millennia. Jesus—often seen through the lens of ancient scriptures and traditional portrayals—emerges in a new light when we consider his life as a journey of empathy, deeply relevant to our contemporary quest for understanding and connection. In his time on…

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Redefining Church: It Isn’t a Building or A Rigid Dogma

In our quest to ‘Rediscover The Jesus You Never Knew,’ it becomes essential to understand the concept of the church, not as an institution but as a community of Christ followers. Often, the word “church” brings to mind a building or an organization. However, Jesus presented a vision far removed from these modern interpretations. When…

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The Forgotten Holiday: What Is Holy Innocents’ Day?

Holy Innocents’ Day, falling on December 28th, holds a poignant and somber place in the heart of the Christmas season. It commemorates a heart-wrenching event – the massacre of innocent children by King Herod in his attempt to kill the newborn Jesus. This day calls us to pause and remember those young lives tragically lost…

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The ‘Word of God’ Isn’t What You Think It Is

Have you ever thought that the “Word of God” was just another name for the Bible? It’s a common belief, but there’s a surprise hidden in the New Testament that might change the way you see things. The Usual Thought: “Word of God” Equals Bible Most of us hear “Word of God” and immediately think…

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Sin isn’t what you’ve been told it is

In ancient Hebrew wisdom, there’s a deep and resonant understanding of “sin” that goes beyond mere acts of wrongdoing. This tradition doesn’t simply view sin as isolated errors in judgment but identifies it as a more pervasive state that permeates the human experience. The term “chet”, while often translated as sin, offers a richer dimension….

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What Did Jesus Really Mean by the Kingdom of Heaven?

When Jesus spoke of the “Kingdom of Heaven”, He painted a picture vastly different from the ethereal realms often depicted in popular culture. Instead of a far-off, celestial domain, Jesus portrayed the Kingdom of Heaven as an ever-present reality, intertwined with our daily lives and within reach of our grasp. For Jesus, the Kingdom of…

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