What is it about Jesus?

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May 13, 2018 What Is It About Jesus? Eternity

by fccshelbyville

Perhaps you heard the story last week of Trenton McKinley, a 13-year-old young man from Alabama who suffered devastating head injuries in an accident. After being flown by helicopter to a hospital, doctors said his chance of survival was slim, as he had seven skull fractures, and at one point he flatlined for 15 minutes. […]

May 6, 2018 What Is It About Jesus? Meaning.

by fccshelbyville

Even though it was common among members of my generation, I never went “in search of myself.” The Baby Boomer generation was the first generation to go in search of themselves on a large scale. I suspect this was true largely because we were the first generation that could afford to do so, as we […]

April 29, 2018 What Is It About Jesus – Teaching

by fccshelbyville

Like you, I have been richly blessed by having great teachers who were influential in my life. Dr. Harold Songer was one of my favorite seminary professors. I had him for a number of classes and he was one of the most outstanding teachers and lecturers I have ever encountered. I could enter his classroom […]

April 15, 2018 What Is It About Jesus? Equality.

by fccshelbyville

Finish this sentence – we hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are…created equal. And so go the immortal words of the Declaration of Independence. The idea of equality is part of our DNA as Americans. We love the idea of equality. We teach the idea of equality. We cherish the idea of […]

April 8, 2018 What Is It About Jesus?

by fccshelbyville

What is it about Jesus? What is it about Jesus that makes him the most compelling figure in all of history? This morning I begin a new series of messages titled What Is It About Jesus? Coming through the Easter season I thought a good deal about how the story of Jesus is so embedded […]