Garden Variety Courage (part 5)

In my last post I continued our study of Luke 22:39-46 by examining how Jesus demonstrated courage in His darkest hour by forgoing His fear. In this final post we will focus on how Jesus demonstrated courage in His darkest hour by finishing His mission (v. 45). Five of my favorite words in this entire passage come in verse 45: “He […]

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Garden Variety Courage (part 4)

In my last post I continued our study of Luke 22:39-46 by examining how Jesus demonstrated courage in His darkest hour by feeling vulnerable. In this post, I will focus on how Jesus demonstrated courage in His darkest hour by forgoing His fear (v. 42). When someone forgoes something, it means they relinquish it; it means they give […]

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Garden Variety Courage (part 3)

In my last post I continued our study of Luke 22:39-46 by examining how Jesus demonstrated courage in His darkest hour by falling to His knees in prayer. In this post I will take a look at how Jesus demonstrated courage in His darkest hour by feeling vulnerable (v. 42-44). The absolute tension in verse 42 […]

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Garden Variety Courage (part 2)

In my first post I began a study of Luke 22:39-46 by examining how Jesus demonstrated courage in His darkest hour by facing His reality. In this post I want to focus on how Jesus demonstrated courage in His darkest hour by falling to His knees in prayer (v. 40-41, 44, 46). These four verses hold the key to […]

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Beautiful Feet 2014

As it is written, “How beautiful are the feet of those who preach the good news!” -Romans 10:15 This weekend we have the privilege of participating in Beautiful Feet 2014, a city wide evangelistic outreach sponsored by the Cincinnati Area Baptist Association. As a future Cincinnati church plant, this is an awesome opportunity to pound the pavement […]

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