13 September, 2021

+The Lookout

Sept. 19 | Application

Sept. 19 | Application

Reading Time: 3 minutes

The word “sacrifice” has been cheapened by overuse, David Faust writes. Is it really a sacrifice to skip dessert or give up gourmet coffee? What does sacrifice mean to us today? Here are three questions to consider . . .

Sept. 12 | Application

Sept. 12 | Application

Reading Time: 3 minutes

Referring to the temple in Jerusalem, Jesus said, “My house will be called a house of prayer for all nations” (Mark 11:17). His church puts out a welcome mat inviting sinners like ourselves from every ethnic group to come and join the family.

Sept. 5 | Jesus Is Superior to Prophets and Angels

Sept. 5 | Jesus Is Superior to Prophets and Angels

Reading Time: 4 minutes

If Galatians and Colossians addressed a “Jesus-plus” type of faith, then Hebrews addressed a “minus-Jesus” type of faith. Hebrews says that any step away from Jesus is regression. The reason is simple: Jesus is superior to anyone and anything. Four lessons highlight this superiority.

Sept. 5 | Application

Sept. 5 | Application

Reading Time: 3 minutes

Many wanted to know, “Jesus, who do you think you are?” However, he turned the question around and asked, “Who do you say I am?” Some compared him to prophets like Elijah or Jeremiah, but Peter gave the most logical answer . . .