Do we focus more on when Jesus is returning, or on what He told us to do in the meantime? You’ve been given a job to do! Live ready, watching for His arrival.
God’s story crescendos when Jesus arrives on earth. But God’s people quickly learn He is not the Messiah they anticipated, looking to serve rather than be served.
Jesus foreshadows his death and, in doing so, shows how the cross will give His followers a new way of looking at themselves and the world.
The unity of the church acts as an amplifier for the gospel.