Daily Archives: April 11, 2020

Weekly Recap: April 5-11

For those of you who may have missed one of our posts this past week, here are  the quick links to get you caught up.   You will find the posts from Sunday, Monday and Tuesday especially encouraging during our present distress.

On Wednesday we discussed the parable of the persistent widow and the  unjust judge.

Thursday addresses the important issue of  passing on our faith to our children and grandchildren.

On Friday we focused on the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus.

And today, we sent out an extra post you must read about the blasphemous rock Opera Jesus Christ Superstar that airs on NBC tomorrow night Continue reading

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Jesus Christ: Superstar or Son of God?

“Jesus Christ, Superstar, do you think you’re what they say you are?”

This question, sung by Judas Iscariot and a backup chorus, is at the heart of the rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar, which NBC will re-air tomorrow night on Easter Sunday.  Superstar is the adaption of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s and Tim Rice’s 1970 musical stage play, with musical star John Legend playing Jesus.

The question regarding Jesus’ identity has not only reverberated across our culture for the past 50 years, it has, in fact been an issue for almost 2,000 years.  It’s a question that’s at the very core of Christianity. It’s fundamental to our faith.  And vital to the assurance of our Hope Continue reading

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