It’s a wonderful quirk of the 2014 calendar that ANZAC Day lands a week after Easter this year. Both days are significant for us. ANZAC Day is about remembering sacrifices made on our behalf. Easter is about God remembering us, and making a sacrifice on our behalf.
Bob Carr, the former foreign minister, set a challenge on Monday night for a preacher to explain why the death of Jesus had to happen. Here’s an answer.
Following Jesus means living a life of hope. A life of Living Hope. Hope that transforms the way we live and the way we respond to the hard stuff life throws at us. In this series we’ll be exploring the hope Jesus offers from the first letter the Apostle Peter wrote to the church.