The Just Gospel 2019 Line-Up is phenomenal. Take a listen and get a rundown on who will be on The Front Porch in Atlanta, May 2-4 at Just Gospel 2019.
Louis and Thabiti are on The Porch running their mouths as usual. On this podcast, they discuss the reasons they sensed the need for Just Gospel 2019 and the timeliness … Continue reading
Why don’t many evangelicals hear the Bible telling us about justice?
In the wisdom literature God gives us a vision for how to live and thrive despite the fallenness all around us, including how to do justice.
Do justice. That might be the simplest way of summing up the teaching of the prophets.
The Christian must start, continue, and end their thinking about justice with His God.
Who or what has been your most influential teacher when it comes to justice? Is it God and His word, or is it man?
We need to read the Old Testament as Christian scripture if we hope to hear prophetic voices examining our churches for corruption to which we may be blind.
Only the gospel of Jesus Christ crucified, buried and resurrected meets every demand of justice.
We cannot hope to “do justice” as the Bible commands without understanding the various aspects of justice.
Any biblical notion of justice must include more than a sword. It must also include rewards for the righteous and restoration for the victim. Justice makes whole.