Though the going was rough, they were resting on the promises that Jesus had made concerning the follow up to His crucifixion, and then the resurrection and ascension. While there may not be the violence of that hour, but it remains a stigma if a Jew converts to Christianity. We must realize that selected vocabularyContinue reading “VICTORIOUS NOT VICTIMS”
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VICTORIOUS NOT VICTIMS
The Book of Acts is filled with the victories that the disciples of Jesus experienced as they presented Christ to a basically Jewish audience. Though the going was rough, they were resting on the promises that Jesus had made concerning the follow up to His crucifixion, and then the resurrection and ascension. While there mayContinue reading “VICTORIOUS NOT VICTIMS”
I WILL SEND MY BELOVED
There are those who will always challenge the conclusion to which we adhere: God is Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, who exists in the form of a trinity. He is a unified personality who cannot be divided into different parts. (Deut. 6:4; Isa. 44:6; Jer. 10:19; Mark 12:29; 1 Thess. 1:9; 1 Tim. 2:5) TheContinue reading “I WILL SEND MY BELOVED”
It’s the way my brain works. I see something small, and it might well be something of insignificance, but it “latches on” and turns into pondering. Ultimately, it will relate itself to some thought from the Scriptures that behind it has multiplied thoughts from other portions of the Word of God, the Bible. I wasContinue reading “24-HOUR COVERAGE”
RUNNING AWAY FROM GOD
I have spoken before of Jonah, but surely some Biblical encounters of people who endeavor to thwart the plan of God for their lives is worthy of additional consideration. There have been experiences in all of our lives when we have felt like running. Like Jonah, we have sought other directions than that of theContinue reading “RUNNING AWAY FROM GOD”
CAN YOU BELIEVE IT?
“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you; Before you were born I sanctified you; I ordained you a prophet to the nations.” Jeremiah 1:5 Years ago I read from Jeremiah 1:5, the words: “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I have appointed you aContinue reading “CAN YOU BELIEVE IT?”
HAVE YOU PRAYED ABOUT IT?
So, you have been faced with difficult decisions; have we not all experienced such encounters in our lives. It is just a part of living here on the place called earth! Some of decisions maybe health related; others may involve financial decisions. Then there are individuals, especially in our modern society, facing re-location to anotherContinue reading “HAVE YOU PRAYED ABOUT IT?”
A PROMISE OF POWER
“And I will pray the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may abide with you forever – the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees Him nor knows Him; but you know Him, for He dwells with you and will be in you.” John 14:16-17 In John 14, Jesus madeContinue reading “A PROMISE OF POWER”
DO YOU UNDERSTAND?
“He was led as a lamb to the slaughter,And as a sheep before its shearers is silent,So He opened not His mouth. He was taken from prison and from judgment,And who will declare His generation?” Isaiah 53:8 Fascinating! The message of Christianity; Jesus had died for the sin of mankind; He had been buried and rose fromContinue reading “DO YOU UNDERSTAND?”