A more creative sermon title might have been something like, “Windfall”. A windfall is a sudden, unexpected blessing like a huge tax return or inheritance. At one time or another we have all wished for a windfall but the wonderful truth is that God has provided us with the greatest windfall of all – the power of His resurrection. To receive this windfall we must…
Life is full of acquired tastes. While some are best left alone, others can be a source of great joy! For many the Gospel (good news) of Jesus Christ is an acquired taste. At first it may “taste” negative, especially the part about our need for salvation from our sin. But soon a sweet taste takes over as we experience the joy of living by faith in His grace. This is Gospel Joy!