These are notes on chapter 3 of Stanley Hauerwas, A Community of Character: Toward a Constructive Christian Social Ethic (University of Notre Dame Press, 1981), pp. 53-71.
9As the Father has loved me, so I have loved you; abide in my love. Continue reading “No Greater Love”
Notes on Victor Lee Austin, Christian Ethics: A Guide for the Perplexed, chapters 1 and 2
‘When the Advocate (parakletos: Helper, Comforter) comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth who comes from the Father, he will testify on my behalf. 27You also are to testify because you have been with me from the beginning…. Continue reading “The Paraclete”
People were bringing even infants to him that he might touch them; and when the disciples saw it, they sternly ordered them not to do it. But Jesus called for them and said, ‘Let the little children come to me, and do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of God belongs. Truly I tell you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God as a little child will never enter it.’ (Luke 18:15-17)
Notes on stewardship in four sections:
2. How much to give?
3. The problem with money.
4. Treasure on earth ($$money$$) vs. treasure in heaven (people) Continue reading “Notes on Stewardship”