Words in the Dark: The Seven Last Words of Christ – Palm Sunday
bold faith / Holy Week / Paul Baxley

Words in the Dark: The Seven Last Words of Christ – Palm Sunday

“Father, forgive them; they know not what they do” Jesus’ first spoken words during the darkness of Good Friday are words of indescribable grace. He offers forgiveness to those who crucify him, affirming that they don’t really know what they are doing. These are also powerful words of grace for us to hear early in … Continue reading

You Have Not Passed This Way Before
bold faith / COVID-19 / Newsroom / Paul Baxley

You Have Not Passed This Way Before

By Paul Baxley  By any definition, these are very different days. Schools across the country are out indefinitely. Almost all congregations have suspended in-person worship gatherings. Some state and local governments are issuing “shelter in place” orders, placing varying levels of restriction on movement and interaction among people. Many businesses and nonprofit organizations that are … Continue reading