Philemon and Onesimus shared a relationship with Paul and with one another. However, only one of those relationships would redefine their lives forever.
Scripture has plenty to say about slavery, but it might not be exactly what you’re expecting. Let’s take an honest look and come up with Biblical answers.
Why would anyone want to discuss slavery in 2019? Isn’t it a cut-and-dry conversation. Maybe it’s not as easy as we’d like it to be.
Jesus endured more on the cross than we may realize. His hands, feet, and body were broken, but what about His peace of mind?
The trials Jesus faced from the Jews and Romans are cringeworthy moments. They should have vindicated Him, instead they condemned Him.
Jesus’ experience in the Garden of Gethsemane was quite emotional. The abuse He took from His very own is much worse than we often realize.
The suffering Jesus endured the day of His trial and crucifixion is truly heartbreaking. This first lesson covers the emotional toil of the Last Supper.