A Call To Faith In Jesus

                “Therefore many of the Jews who had come to visit Mary, and had seen what Jesus did, put their faith in Him.  But some of them went to the Pharisees and told them what Jesus had done.”                                                                                                                                                                                 John 11:45-46                 One of the themes which run throughout the Gospel of John is the… Continue reading A Call To Faith In Jesus

Rejoice Greatly

                “Rejoice greatly, O Daughter of Zion!  Shout, Daughter of Jerusalem!  See, your King comes to you, righteous and having salvation, gentle and riding on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey.  I will take away the chariots from Ephraim and the war horses from Jerusalem, and the battle bow will be… Continue reading Rejoice Greatly

Preaching Christ The Logos of God

                “Those who had been scattered preached the word wherever they went.  Philip went down to a city in Samaria and proclaimed the Christ there.”                                                                                                                                                                 Acts 8:4-5                 When Luke begins to write the second volume of his account of the spread of the Gospel of Christ he introduces is as a description of… Continue reading Preaching Christ The Logos of God

Being The Church

                “Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God – this is your spiritual act of worship.  Don not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.  Then you will be… Continue reading Being The Church

Be Patient

                “Be patient, then, brothers, until the Lord’s coming.   See how the farmer waits for the land to yield its valuable crop and how patient he is for the autumn and spring rains.  You too, be patient and stand firm, because the Lord’s coming is near.  Don’t grumble against each other, brothers, or you will… Continue reading Be Patient

A Consuming Fire

                “Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful, and so worship God acceptably with reverence and awe, for our “God is a consuming fire.””                                                                                                                                                                 Hebrews 12:28-29                 At the end of the chapter twelve of the book of Hebrews the author concludes the main body of… Continue reading A Consuming Fire