The Vital Sign

                “His disciples remembered that it is written: “Zeal for your house will consume me.”  Then the Jews demanded of Him. “What miraculous sign can you show us to prove your authority to do all this?”  Jesus answered them, “Destroy this temple, and I will raise it again in three days.”  The Jews replied, “It… Continue reading The Vital Sign

Providence

                “He has showed you, O man, what is good.  And what does the Lord require of you?  To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God”                                                                                                                                                 Micah 6:8                 Years ago a friend of mine challenged me by their actions to become a student of the Scriptures.  It… Continue reading Providence

Pointing The Way Forward

                “With great power the apostles continued to testify to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus, and much grace was upon them all.”                                                                                                                                                                 Acts 4:33                 As Luke describes the New Testament Church for us he presents us with a series of significant events which move it forward in witness to the world interspersed… Continue reading Pointing The Way Forward

Dealing With Error

                “Are you not in error because you do not know the Scriptures or the power of God?”                                                                                                                                                                                 Mark 12:24                 Every day we are bombarded by thoughts which are in error.  We have to deal with the thoughts of others, whether through the news media, or on television or radio, or even those… Continue reading Dealing With Error

Amazed And Perplexed

                “Amazed and perplexed, they asked one another, “What does this mean?””                                                                                                                                                                 Acts 2:12                 Increasingly I have been coming to the conclusion that we must pay careful attention to the questions which are asked in the Scriptures.  A number of years ago as I was carefully studying the Gospel according to Mark, and… Continue reading Amazed And Perplexed

Providence

                “He has showed you, O man, what is good.  And what does the Lord require of you?  To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God”                                                                                                                                                 Micah 6:8                 Years ago a friend of mine challenged me by their actions to become a student of the Scriptures.  It… Continue reading Providence

A Call To Serve

                “And we will give our attention to prayer and the ministry of the word.”                                                                                                                                                                 Acts 6:4                 Over the past few weeks, in conversations with others, in my reading, in message preparation, and in my own personal Bible Study the Lord has impressed on my heart the call to servant hood.  In Mark… Continue reading A Call To Serve