If I had been a Jewish believer 2013 years ago, I reckon I would have been pretty unimpressed with Jesus. I mean, given all the mess that the world is in, the corruption, the abuse, the immorality, the politics, surely God could have done a bit better than this?
A baby, born in the sleepy backwater of Nazareth, the son of a carpenter, who grew up to become a carpenter?! Was this the best plan God could come up with? Surely he’d have been better off sending a crack troop of elite soldiers to kick out the Romans, stamp out corruption, destroy some pagans and whip these immoral politicians into shape? Perhaps even some smiting would have been in orderRead More