A Better Peace

Peace is a very misunderstood concept. We often think of peace as the absence of conflict. While this is true, it is a very shallow understanding of peace. Don’t get me wrong. I would love to live a conflict-free life. No problems. No fights. Nothing to worry about. But that’s not what Jesus promises us. He … More A Better Peace

The Peace of God

The sermon this week focused on Philippians 4:1-9. At the beginning of the final chapter, Paul begins to unpack the practical implications of his teaching. The result is a dense passage packed with admonitions. “Be of the same mind in the Lord.” “Rejoice in the Lord always.” “Let your gentleness be evident to all.” “Don’t … More The Peace of God