“Paul knows that rituals and religion can never replace relationship…”
“…grace and righteousness and salvation is not actually found in the law, is it…”
“We look at the what, God looks at the why.
“Well, I go to church.” Why…
“I read the Bible.” Why…
“I did that good thing for that person.” Why…”
“See, the Easter story isn’t self-contained and separate from the rest of God’s Word to us. It is one wonderful, seminal, foundational, and formative part, for sure, but the interconnectivity and interconnectedness of God’s Word is mind-blowing.”