Martin Luther stands out as the spark in the powder keg of the Reformation. He nailed “The 95 Theses” to the door of the church in Wittenberg on October 31, 1517, which is recognized as the event that started the Reformation.
Following the Church Calendar is not a cold, dead ritual but a way to counteract the false stories of the world by living in God’s story. Celebrating the seasons shapes and molds us as followers of Jesus Christ.
Stories are powerful. There are many false stories in the world that distract us from the one true story—God’s story. Following the Church Calendar helps us reorient ourselves toward the story of the gospel.