The Fire Next Time
“Freedom,” writes James Baldwin, “is hard to bear...I have met only a very few people - and most of these were not Americans - who had any real desire to be free.” Our culture sells us convenience in the guise of freedom. And we buy it in bulk. But in Jesus, we follow one who would have us be free—who liberates us!—and who also knows what it costs. That’s the challenge, the hope, and the invitation of Luke 12.