Gift of Doubt – Br. Mark Brown

Acts 4:32-35; Psalm 133; 1 John 1:1—2:2; John 20: 19-31

I have a “Doubting Thomas” question this morning and an imaginary answer from God. But that comes later.

What comes through loud and clear in these almost 2000 year old texts is a tremendous energy, an irrepressible enthusiasm. And, especially, an urgency to tell others about this extraordinary event of the resurrection of Jesus.  (“These are written so that you may come to believe…” “We declare to you what was from the beginning, what we have heard, what we have seen with our eyes, what we have looked at and touched with our hands…so that you may have fellowship with us…so that our joy may be complete.”)  There is an irrepressible impulse in these writings, an urgency to share with others. Read More