Jesus’s ministry is the direct cause of hope for all whose hearts are broken because he solved the root cause of all broken hearts: sin.
Rather than get worked up by dubiously trying to identify the mark of the beast, we would do well to recognize that Christians have always had to choose fidelity to Christ over the world.
In our rush to shuffle 2020 into the back of our minds and hearts, let’s be careful not to forget that the most important things in life haven’t changed with the date.
The arrival of the Messiah is presented in truly epic terms—nothing less is at stake than the rescue of sinners and the universe from evil.
My friend John Owen has encouraged me, and perhaps he can encourage you too.