Have you ever wondered about those who have never heard of Jesus Christ? Are they saved or lost? Where do they stand in God’s plan? The short answer is expressed by the Apostle Paul in the first chapter of his epistle to the Romans. Below is a reprint of a December 2009 comprehensive post on … More What about those who have never heard of Jesus?
Have you thought about the Why? Why so much gun violence? More accurately, why so much violence? Entering Wal-Mart yesterday, the greeter said to me, “I have to stand here worrying if some crazy will be walking through the door shooting.” Government officials and the media blame the violence on guns. But there must be … More Ask yourself, WHY!
God’s Love, Power, and Compassion are magnified in Acts chapters 9 and 10 which illustrate the lengths to which God will go to save sinners and display His gracious, patience longsuffering with man’s stubbornness. These chapters introduce a change in God’s dealings with mankind, a new dispensation or administration. Now, through Jesus Christ, God reaches … More God’s Love and Compassion!
Acts 9 is the conversion and commissioning of Saul (Paul), and Acts 10 is Peter’s preparation and encounter with Cornelius and his family, Gentiles. 1Timothy 1:15 says, “Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners.” Thesetwo chapters magnify the Love, Power, and Compassion of our God. They illustrate the lengths to which He will … More The Love and Compassion of our Longsuffering God
A guy named Anonymous once said that our lives may be the only gospel some people will ever see. This week I haven’t been much of an example. My evil twin dropped in for an unexpected and unwelcomed visit. The two of us never get along. We have no tolerance for, much less anything good … More “No Greater Love . . .”
For God didn’t send his Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world should be saved through him. 18 He who believes in him is not judged. He who doesn’t believe has been judged already, because he has not believed in the name of the one and only Son of God. … More God Loves You
Let’s suppose for a moment that there is a God (and there is). A Supreme Being Who commissioned a book (which He did). And suppose we know about this book, the Bible (and we do). Wouldn’t we be doing ourselves an injustice if we neglected to at least take a look between its covers? Shouldn’t … More Suppose there is a God
God intended for His Word to be understood. Although there is much we can learn by casually reading through the Bible, there is so much more we can glean from these pages with just a tiny bit more effort. The wonderful news it that what God truly desires of us is a personal, individual, intimate … More Our Relationship with God and His Word
Originally posted November 2020 – Worth RepeatingFirst verse is Old Testament Second verse is New Testament Genesis 17:1 (KJV) And when Abram was ninety years old and nine, the LORD appeared to Abram, and said unto him, I am the Almighty God; walk before me, and be thou perfect. Revelation 1:7-8 … More Is Jesus God?