The “go-to-heaven-when-you-die” gospel is a half-gospel at best.
The book of Judges is a key hinge point in the Old Testament narrative, designed to show just how badly we need God’s King to lead us.
I love reading and I love the Bible. Which is why what I’m about to say next may strike you as strange: I have always found reading the Bible difficult.
I love the word “never.”