One of the really hard concepts to understand in the Christian faith is the idea of the trinity: What does it mean, really? Are there really three people who are God, or is there really only one God the way the Bible says? If both three and one are true, how can they both be … Continue reading What Is the Trinity and Why Does It Matter?
I have some friends who aren’t Christians, who simply don’t understand the nature of the Holy Spirit. They don’t understand that the Spirit’s a person and not a thing. Mostly they get their theology out of movies like “Star Wars,” and they think that the Holy Spirit is just the “Force” with a different name. … Continue reading Who Is the Holy Spirit?
On Pentecost we celebrate the coming of the Holy Spirit into the world, come to live with all those who follow Jesus. Jesus told his followers what it was going to be like, to have the Holy Spirit in the world. He said, When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all … Continue reading What Happened on Pentecost?