Sermons on “Lent”
The Apostle Paul says that “the Lord Jesus Christ will transform our lowly bodies to be like his glorious body” (v. 21). You can be sure of it, the Christian life is a life of transformation. Outward transformation in our bodies is a great hope, but is only part of it, and is the last step. God prefers to begin his transformative work deep down within our soul, heart, and mind, working on us from the inside out.
Is Lent just about fasting? Or is there a deeper purpose to our fasting? The story of Abraham shows us that Lent is about learning to follow God on a magical journey. What is it?
Is Lent just when God becomes an angry high school football coach?
Jon Jordan is a regular guest preacher at Uptown and leads the “Life Together” Adult Sunday School class with his wife Vivien. He also serves as a theology teacher and Dean of Students at Corum Deo Academy and has recently published the book, “From Law to Logos: Reading St. Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians.”