QUESTION: Why do some people call you a heretic? RESPONSE: To answer that question carefully, because it’s important, I need to embed it in a few other questions. First, what is a “heretic”? Second who calls me a heretic? Why do some call me a heretic? Am I a heretic? What do I believe? What
To look at Jesus—especially on the Cross (1 John 4:8)—is to behold the clearest depiction of the God who is self-giving, radically forgiving, co-suffering love. I’ve come to believe that Jesus alone is perfect theology.
- Brad Jersak, A More Christlike God
"There is no fear in love, but perfect love drives out fear, because fear involves punishment" (1 John 4:18) ... If your faith is based on fear, what are you left with when perfect love drives fear out?
- Brad Jersak, Her Gates Will Never Be Shut