May 16, 2021
Jesus offers a generous and loving invitation to all who would come to Him. He promises that He is gentle and lowly in heart, and to those who come He promises rest.
October 25, 2020
But one rarely discussed aspect of the pain Christ bore was the intense shame He felt; the writer of Hebrews noted that while on the cross Jesus was “despising the shame.” What is the meaning of this unusual statement?
May 17, 2020
Christians in all traditions teach a core belief that Jesus Christ, in fulfilling His mission, executed, as one God-man, the three offices of prophet, priest, and king.
January 26, 2020
The prophet Malachi was called by God to confront those post-exile Jews who had become complacent in their attitudes and worship. They followed a form of religion, but they were apathetic and the practice of their faith had become half-hearted at best.
September 29, 2019
God’s grace can be categorized as either special grace or common grace. Special grace is saving grace; common grace is God’s kindness expressed to all humanity.
May 26, 2019
The God of the Bible is self-existent, and has no need of human beings or of creation. Yet he made us and the universe, and he even poured his love out on us! Why? Because he wanted to.
July 29, 2018
Having the Holy Spirit living inside is the mark of a Christian, and being filled with the Spirit is something God commanded for those who wish to live a victorious and fulfilling Christian life.
May 20, 2018
The most frequently repeated prayer in the Bible was “Lord have mercy.” In every case, God/Jesus answered the prayer, granting mercy to the repentant sinner. But, this prayer is not a magic formula…
October 1, 2017
Do our words consistently portray the hope that resides in our hearts? Or are we hiding our hope under a “bushel” of negative words?
May 28, 2017
Jesus ascended to heaven 40 days after his resurrection. At that time he was exalted to the right hand of the Father from where he is presently reigning over the earth.