This Easter: Don’t go to church, be the church
On the night of his arrest, Jesus gathered at table with his disciples in an upper Zoom.
A New Year Resolution: This year I want to be more like Jesus:* Hang out with disreputables* Upset religious people* Tell stories that make people think* Choose unpopular friends* Offend those in power* Be kind. loving & merciful* Take naps in boats. Thanks to the Progressive Methodists Facebook page for the inspiration for this Billboard
And they will know you are my disciples by your…
Jesus: “Love everyone. No matter what.” Member of crowd: “But what if they are gay or believe in other gods?”Jesus: “Yes, even if they ask stupid questions!”
“I’ve never heard anyone complain that Christians act too much like Jesus. Even the hardest, angriest, most anti-God atheist will complian that the problem with Christians is that we don’t act enough like Jesus” (Karl Vaters)
“No, I’m not talking about Twitter. I literally want you to follow me.”