Providence City Blog


Thoughts on scripture, mission, Christian life and culture from the ministry team at Prov City.

Is Jesus your bread-maker or your Bread?

Is Jesus your bread-maker or your Bread?

John chapter 6 gets off to a promising start. Huge crowds follow Jesus, he provides miraculous food for them in the desert, and they want to make him king. He is king! They’ve worked it out! And yet, Jesus runs away from them, and by the end of the chapter a large majority of those who wanted to make him king have stopped following him. Why? Jesus, it turns out, has a healthy skepticism about the sort of faith miraculous signs produce. The sign of the bread was a sign that Jesus was the Bread of life. But if all you’re interested in is the bread, then Jesus is not your bread, he’s just your Bread-Supply option. If the bread stops coming, or if you find a cheaper, easier way to get bread,...

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Do you know Jesus?

Do you know Jesus?

We live in an age that is skeptical about supernatural signs. Jesus, on the other hand, is skeptical about the sort of faith signs are able to produce.

Volunteers Launch Day

Volunteers Launch Day

What is the vision that drives what we do in the “service” area at Prov? How will we be and become a church united, as together we work to give those around us a fighting chance to know Jesus?

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