Why does Jesus tie these two things together?
Season after Pentecost | Trinity Sunday (Year B)
Isaiah 6:1-8; Psalm 29; Romans 8:12-17; John 3:1-17
It's no surprise that Nicodemus goes home befuddled. If discipleship doesn't come with some confusion, it probably isn't Jesus you're following.
I was not raised in the Mennonite church; I came to it later in life. It was primarily the commitment to nonviolence that drew me in, though I soon learned that there is more to like about being a Mennonite than that. One of the things I admire about Mennonites is their respect for history.
by Ron AdamsMay 25, 2015