Addison Bevere

Saints, Becoming More Than Christians

 

 

 

 

 

The Bible uses the word, Christian, to describe followers of Jesus a grand total of three times. But there’s another identifier that fills the pages of the New Testament–a word we’ve mistakenly reserved for the halo-wearing elite, losing something profound in the process. Saints.

Identity, union, searching scripture through the lens of Jesus, and holiness discovered through community, in this podcast, Addison Bevere brilliantly describes that we are beloved saints.

QUOTES

“Saints are the people who wake up now instead of waiting till the next lifetime.”

“We are saints, together… Holiness is communal.”

“Religion is always the attempts of the lesser to control the greater.”

“We understand the law and the prophets through the lens of the Son, through the beloved Son…when we get that, the Law and the Prophets actually start to make a lot of sense.”

For more on Addison Bevere
www.addisonbevere.com
www.messengerinternational.org


Podcast intro and outro music by Wilde Assembly

Derek Turner Follower of Jesus, in love with @sarahjturner, father to @caro.turn & @kaaatters, owner of Milo, pastor @rivercharlotte. Amazed by Grace www.rivercharlotte.com

Jason Clark is a writer, speaker, and lead communicator at A Family Story ministries. His mission is to encourage sons and daughters to grow sure in the love of an always-good heavenly Father. He and his wife, Karen, live in North Carolina with their three children.

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