Christmas and The Paradox of Finding Strength in Weakness

2 Corinthians 12:10 (ESV) For the sake of Christ, then, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For when I am weak, then I am strong. What a contradiction. In a world that says: the bigger, the faster, the stronger, the smarter, the better. How can we ever become content with being […]

Jesus, Friend of Sinners and the Paradox of Poverty and Wealth.

In Acts 3:6 (ESV) But Peter said, “I have no silver and gold, but what I do have I give to you. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, rise up and walk!” It is said that Vanderbilt, the mighty multi-millionaire, asked a faithful servant to come to his bedside and sing the old […]