EXPLORING THE BIBLE
Our faith has set us free to be our true selves as beloved children of God
Paul spells out how faith in God, as offered to us in Jesus, gives us “the grace in which we now stand”.
Peace is Jesus’ parting gift to those who follow His way of love.
“Now you’ve stopped preaching and started meddling.”
Lydia is also important as an illustration of the fact that, in many of the early Christian communities of the first century, women held significant leadership roles.
“What God has made clean, you must nor call profane.”