“But While He was Still Far Off” (or, what if God actually loves us?)

But while he was still far off, his father saw him and was filled with compassion (Luke 15:20). A lot of people have heard of “the parable of the prodigal (i.e., wasteful) son.” Some translations call it “the parable of the lost son,” which is better but not quite there. I prefer “the parable of the [Read More…]