Is the God of the Bible a God of love or a God of justice? Yes. And we see that underlined in the oft-ignored book of Nahum, chapter 1. Have a listen below, or click the link at the bottom to watch the Facebook Live feed (no account required).
It’s not an especially inviting title for a message: “Four Beasts”. But that’s the central theme of Daniel 7 and the meaning may not be as obvious as we might expect! This message is about personal and corporate sin, more than anything else. Listen to it here:
The prophet Micah calls God’s people to act justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with the Lord (Micah 6.8). When I initially prepared to preach this text, on the light of justice, I was going to focus principally on the poor; the tragic events of this past Friday, however, furnished me with a profound illustration of what God’s Word can say to even the most contemporary situations.