The apostle Paul had the perfect resume. He had all the bragging rights he needed to be considered a great religious man. When sharing this with the Philippians, however, he calls it all rubbish. So what is important? What do we need to update our spiritual resume?
Fr. Marc looks at Paul’s farewell address to the Ephesian elders in Acts 20. Paul’s words reveal the core values that he lived by while teaching and discipling his spiritual children. Fr. Marc draws from these a set of values that characterize a godly father as he sets an example for his children to follow.
In his first letter to the Corinthians, Paul discusses whether the Christians of his day should eat meat that had been sacrificed to idols. Fr. Marc draws from this passage to tackle the difficult topic of Christian freedom.
In the third part of the series on culture, Fr. Marc reminds us that we are called to be salt and light to the world around us. Rather than conforming to or insulating ourselves from the culture in which we live, God asks us to use the gifts He has given us in order to share…
“Let us therefore make every effort to do what leads to peace and to mutual edification” (Romans 14:19). In the third and final part of this series, Fr. Marc teaches us that pursuing peace should be the passion of our life.
Fr. Marc takes a look at the Corinthian church as he challenges us to grow up into spiritual maturity.