June 30th, 2019
Paul Returns to The Galatian Church
Galatians 1:6-7 (KJB) I marvel that ye are so soon removed from him that called you into the grace of Christ unto another gospel: 7 Which is not another; but there be some that trouble you, and would pervert the gospel of Christ.
Paul is amazed as he returns to visit the Galatian church.
Because these fresh converts whom Paul had given the gospel message on his most recent visit were now acquainted with a ... Continue Reading →
June 29th, 2019
The Law Condemns
Romans 3:20 (KJB) Therefore by the deeds of the law there shall no flesh be justified in his sight: for by the law is the knowledge of sin.
Paul is pointing out to his Jewish audience that the Law of God is not for bringing justice to those who choose to break it. The Law of God has always been for the express purpose of exposing the presence of sin. That’s right, God’s law directly points to ... Continue Reading →
June 28th, 2019
An Analogy of a Perpetual Marriage Union
Romans 7:4 (KJB) Wherefore, my brethren, ye also are become dead to the law by the body of Christ; that ye should be married to another, even to him who is raised from the dead, that we should bring forth fruit unto God.
Paul is speaking to an audience of Jewish hearts. He is using an analogy of a marriage union to illustrate to them of a one on one or personal union ... Continue Reading →
June 27th, 2019
Walking Wisely or Worldly
Proverbs 13:20 (KJB) He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed.
The direction and desires of our life will either drive us to place faith in God or to destroy us forever. You see, our walk can only be in one of two directions, walking wisely with God or walking worldly with the god of this world.
These two avenues are in opposing directions. One trail leads to ... Continue Reading →
1 Corinthians 11:1 (KJB) Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.
Follow the example of Christ.
Do these four statements above have the same meaning? Can one or multiple phrases above be substituted among the various modern Bible versions with each reader arriving at the same understanding or conclusion when reading this succinct scripture verse?
The answer is a resounding no! What is intrinsically changed cannot ever mean the same thing, whether it be trying to ... Continue Reading →
KJV Man Series #5
A heretic and a divisive man, do these words mean the same thing?
Titus 3:10-11 (KJB) A man that is an heretick after the first and second admonition reject; 11 Knowing that he that is such is subverted, and sinneth, being condemned of himself.
These verses contain a direct warning concerning dealing with a confirmed heretick. Because this word heretick is not commonly used today it is necessary for us to look up and familiarize ourselves with the ancient ... Continue Reading →