Category: Christianity

Faith in God

The author of Hebrews names six elementary teachings about Christ. One of these is faith in God (6.1).  That seems straightforward enough.  But before we assume that we have mastered this basic lesson, let’s take another look at faith in God. The essence of Christian faith is a loyalty.  It is all three a belief, ...

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Gourmet Christianity

Christianity has long been associated with meals. Jesus hosted a symbolic meal on the eve of his death. Jews and Christians have long portrayed eternity as an everlasting banquet. And Christianity’s earliest distinctive was its insistence that all people could sit and share food together. But in our day, I am afraid that too many ...