Justin B. Fung

Tag: jubilee

Pride

[Part 2 of a blog adaptation of the October 28 message at The District Church:¬†“Jubilee.”] After Acts 4–after the heady hope of the Jubilee community, after the generosity and selfless sacrifice of Barnabas–we move into chapter 5, and we run face-first into reality. Ananias and his wife Sapphira sell a piece of property, keep some […]

Jubilee

[Part 1 of a blog adaptation of the October 28 message at The District Church: “Jubilee.”¬†Read part 2 here.] In Leviticus 25, God decrees that, for the people of Israel, every fiftieth year is to be a year of Jubilee: liberty was to be proclaimed to all people; debts would be forgiven; land would be […]

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