It’s Friday…We’ve Been Cut Free

As we celebrate our 246th year of Independence as Americans this weekend, my heart is also rejoicing that as children of God we are set free from the oppression of sin. Israel rejoiced in the fact that despite years of oppression – despite slavery in Egypt, domination by foreign powers, captivities in Assyria and Babylon,Continue reading “It’s Friday…We’ve Been Cut Free”

It’s Friday . . . Let’s Enjoy Our Freedom

It’s Independence Day weekend. As Americans we value our freedom, don’t we? Our Nation has been founded on its virtues, and we instinctively recognize basic liberties that every human being should have. And slavery isn’t one of them. So when Scripture refers to us as servants, slaves, or any other term of subservience, it putsContinue reading “It’s Friday . . . Let’s Enjoy Our Freedom”