First Things First – Tuesday, June 2

This week’s article is by Ben Gladd. Ben earned his M.A. and Ph.D. at Wheaton College. He is Associate Professor of New Testament at Reformed Theological Seminary. He frequently teaches in The Refuge and Covenant classes at Highlands. His most recent book is The Story Retold: A Biblical-Theological Introduction to the New Testament

These are trying times for us on all sorts of levels—loss of employment, pandemic, and racial tensions, to name a few. Two areas of life that address our needs in the current climate and, well, in any climate are loving one’s neighbor and calm devotion to Scripture.