Preserved Words Bible Studies, a Part of First Love Ministries Guest Post Series
As with all other written papers
and teaching, I will repeat things for good reason. One, because all of this is
going to seem too bazaar, you will tend to brush it off as the ridiculous.
Second, because OF the bazaar nature, it will seem so far out there as to be
inconsequential. Third, because you will think that because of its bazaar
nature, only a few kooks will be involved. That ... Continue Reading →
July 22nd, 2019
A New Creature Not Newly Managed Behavior
2 Corinthians 5:17 (KJB) Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.
There is a wide gap between behavior modification proposed in this world and new behavior available by uniting with Christ and allowing God to change the spiritual state of heart and nature concerning sin.
A child of God has chosen to change his mind about the nature ... Continue Reading →
July 21st, 2019
Hope and Peace in Death
1 Thessalonians 4:13 (KJB) But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not, even as others which have no hope.
The subject of death must be a tough one for individuals who do not personally know Jesus Christ. What do they have to hope for if death is the end of all things? If God placed a period on hope at death, then in what ... Continue Reading →
July 20th, 2019
Sorrow with Hope
John 11:25 (KJB) Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live.
Jesus was speaking directly to Martha in this verse. They had gathered around her obvious physically dead brother, who was a dear friend of Jesus, Lazarus. Martha’s heart was filled with sorrow about her brother’s death. In fact, Jesus sorrowed and wept for the death of Lazarus, However, He did ... Continue Reading →
July 19th, 2019
The Very Source of Light
Hebrews 1:3 (KJB) Who being the brightness of his glory, and the express image of his person, and upholding all things by the word of his power, when he had by himself purged our sins, sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high.
Who was the brightness of God’s glory?
Who was the very image of God?
Who purged our sin?
Who sat down to the right of God in Heaven?
This verse has several adjective ... Continue Reading →
July 18th, 2019
The Struggle is Real
Romans 7:15 (KJB) For that which I do I allow not: for what I would, that do I not; but what I hate, that do I.
It is the story of my life and yours too, if you are honest, the opportunity to sin is ever before us calling out to our flesh.
You see, as long as a person remains physically alive in this world his flesh remains in a state of dissatisfaction. God can regenerate ... Continue Reading →