The 1517 Blogcast is a daily, microcast of articles from 1517. These articles share insight from a community of writers communicating the proclaimed forgiveness through Christ's death and resurrection, the importance and relevance of historical Christianity and defense of the faith through Christian apologetics.
The Receiver of Wrecks
Jesus’s touch of this leper is the touchstone of the gospel itself. It’s a living parable of his entire ministry.
Christ's Words of Comfort: John 16:33
The cross is not some mystic metaphor for the change we must undergo before our self-realization, but the earth-shattering event that changed the course of eternity.
Christ's Words of Comfort: Matthew 5:4
We will always need comfort until the reign of God, his kingdom, comes in full with Christ’s return, and our suffering and the sin that causes it is no more.
Christ's Words of Comfort: Luke 12:32
You have this Shepherd who knows your voice, your cry, your incessant baaing.
Christ's Words of Comfort: John 14:27
Jesus offers to the anxious soul the one thing it ironically wants: certainty of the good.
Christ's Words of Comfort: John 3:16
God loves you no matter what. Loves you no matter how many times you have screwed up. Loves you to death, he does.