This Week on Trans·formed (12/22)

Featured Articles on Trans·formed This Week Forced to Wait: An Advent Reflection. During advent, we’re reminded of all those centuries when God’s people awaited the fulfillment of God’s promises, the years of uncertainty, the time of doubt. This side of Christmas, it’s easy to think that this season is all about arrival, the birth of Jesus. And…Continue reading This Week on Trans·formed (12/22)

This Week on Trans·formed (12/15)

Featured Articles on Trans·formed This Week Pastor As Priest. As a Baptist, I especially enjoyed learning about how the reformers railed against the inappropriate practices of the Catholic Church, including problems related to priesthood. As one who holds firmly to the tenet of “priesthood of all believers” it might sound odd that I would promote…Continue reading This Week on Trans·formed (12/15)

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Godly Change Requires More Than a Lane Change

Repent. For many of us, that’s a rather nasty little word. It conjures images of fire-and-brimstone preachers holding their thick, black Bibles over their heads with one hand while pointing the other menacingly at the shell-shocked crowd and yelling: Repent, ye depraved sinners bound for the depths of hell. Repent before the fires of heaven…Continue reading Godly Change Requires More Than a Lane Change