Rock band Kiss made their own range of coffins, while former Rolling Stone Bill Wyman has his own signature metal detector.
Rap artist 50 Cent has frequently talked about producing his own line of condoms.
The fact is, there is no such thing when it comes to human relations.
Our color, our culture, all help to define who we are as the people of God.
So Jesus begins to call to himself a company of preachers.
He is going to prepare and empower them to expand his own ministry of proclaiming the good news of God’s realm.
The group - Aston Merrygold, Oritse Williams, Marvin Humes and Jonathan Gill - could even make them colour-coded.Each member of the boyband has their own signature colour of red, green, yellow or blue.If the deal does happen, it will join an array of strange celebrity endorsements and products.I was going to teach church history and preach on occasion, but not as a full-time pastor. My dreams of an academic career eventually gave way to a recognition of a call to preach the good news of God’s realm. First came John and he preached a message of repentance. He wasn’t the one who would inaugurate it, but he would pave the way. After his baptism and his temptation, he took up his calling as a preacher. Like John, Jesus called on the people to repent and believe. For preachers, there is always the danger of upsetting the people who pay the salary.The time had come for the Realm of God to be revealed. By using the word “believe,” Jesus wasn’t talking about signing a doctrinal statement. We’d like to be prophetic, but without job security that can be difficult. He knows that sometimes you have to step on toes to get the message across. It seems as if Jesus is always hushing those who recognize him.They didn’t go and ask permission from their parents.