December 16, 2018

Answering the “How” Question

Passage: Zephaniah 3:14-20, Philippians 4:4-7, Luke 3:7-18

What does the future hold for this world? There are ominous signs on the horizon—there always are! Floods, fires, earthquakes, epidemics, war, famine, economic uncertainty. But more important than what the future holds is Who holds the future? When we dare to look ahead, beyond the circumstances of life—which is what John the Baptist directs us to do—do we see a future of destruction and endings, or a time of beginnings and redemption? And where is Jesus in the equation?