How the Gospel Infuses Life into the Bible

Our family has been through some trying times in the last few weeks. It is a combination of many things – loneliness, relationship challenges, and a barrage of spiritual onslaught that we have been facing from several different directions simultaneously. Suffice it to say, our circumstances have been shaking the very foundations of our faith. Read More …

Chapter 28 – Understanding the True Meaning of Worship

Why Should We Worship God? https://www.christianity.com/wiki/god/why-should-we-worship-god.html Before discussing why we should worship God, it would be good to understand just what worship is. For many Christians, worship is what we do on Sunday morning. Singing a few songs, listening to a teaching, sharing communion/Eucharist, and doing whatever else is scheduled for the Sunday morning meeting Read More …

John 1:12,18 – He Gave Us the Right to be called Children of God

Adoption into God’s Family (John 1:12) He Gives us the Right to Become Children of God (John 1:12) “But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God” (John 1:12), John has said that His own people rejected Him. But there was a counterpart. Read More …

John 1:1-3 – The Glorious Word of God

Author The Gospel of John was written by John, one of the twelve disciples of Jesus while He was on earth. An Eyewitness He was an eyewitness of Jesus, who witnessed the events recorded here, first hand. How do we know this? Five times in this Gospel we find one of Jesus’ disciples referenced as: Read More …

Step 17: God – The Holy Spirit

“Who is the Holy Spirit?” you may wonder. Just before He died, the Lord Jesus told His disciples that He was going back to God, His Father. The disciples were very sad to hear this. Their hearts were heavy with sorrow. He comforted them and said: “Do not be troubled in your hearts…  My Father Read More …