While this is personal it is set as an example of what Christian brothers are called to do in seeking reconciliation. It is serious and not fluff. It is set before you to offer an example and encouragement. May you find the joy of reconciliation!
On October 31st of 2017, the very day marking the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s proclamation of the 95 Thesis, around 8 am I got a loud knock at my door from a detective from the Cleveland Police Department
For a software guy with no talent in art to have a friendship with a remarkably gifted artist was a joy. This is a celebration of the art of John Painter, a friend, and an encouragement to reconcile.
A fundamental concept in the Bible is the Lord’s reconciliation with His elect. His command to us in Matthew 5:24 is to do the same with others. It is not only a command, it is a gift. Let’s celebrate and live out that gift.
This was an impromptu video for my son and it got very serious on what it is to be a follower of the Lord Jesus Christ. It is my hope to encourage other Christian dads that this faith we have is based on truth and needs to be shared in love.
This comes from a brokenhearted old man basking in the grace of the Lord.