1st Thessalonians – The Future of the Church
Up Close and Personal with the Apostle Paul Series
“Acts 17:1 (KJB) Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where was a synagogue of the Jews.
The Apostle Paul, Silas, and Timothy traveled to Macedonia making a stop in this city situated along the sea in a lively seaport. Details were recorded in Acts about Thessalonica. These missionary men received a warm welcome here ... Continue Reading →
December 6th, 2018
Are You A Hounding Hypocrite or A Hugger of Holiness?
Romans 2:2-4 (KJB) But we are sure that the judgment of God is according to truth against them which commit such things. 3 And thinkest thou this, O man, that judgest them which do such things, and doest the same, that thou shalt escape the judgment of God? 4 Or despisest thou the riches of his goodness and forbearance and longsuffering; not knowing that the goodness of God leadeth ... Continue Reading →
September 25th, 2018
The Glorious Ministration of the Spirit
2 Corinthians 3:7-8 (KJB) But if the ministration of death, written and engraven in stones, was glorious, so that the children of Israel could not stedfastly behold the face of Moses for the glory of his countenance; which glory was to be done away: 8 How shall not the ministration of the spirit be rather glorious?
These verses point out distinct differences between the old and new covenant presented for our learning in the ... Continue Reading →
September 8th, 2018
Indictment for Sin Has Been Blotted Out
Colossians 2:13-14 (KJB) And you, being dead in your sins and the uncircumcision of your flesh, hath he quickened together with him, having forgiven you all trespasses; 14 Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross.
Many of you are perhaps at least familiar with the word indictment as the term is used in ... Continue Reading →
August 8th, 2018
Psalm 119:126 (KJB) It is time for thee, LORD, to work: for they have made void thy law.
Many have tried and continue to try to void the law of God. Doing so is a futile effort for no man can overpower or change that which God has divinely established.
Mankind was spiritually lukewarm and lawless in the ancient times in which David lived. David begged God in this divinely inspired scripture verse to intervene in this great wickedness. ... Continue Reading →
The law of God is not restricting but spiritually freeing.
But we know that the law is good, if a man use it lawfully; (1 Timothy 1:8 KJV)
The law was given for man’s own good and not for harm and was meant to provide correction and direction in mankind’s naturally wayward life. The law from God provides a perfect backdrop for man to measure himself against, yet man cannot attain or achieve perfect fulfillment of the law in and ... Continue Reading →
There are many dead men in this world trying to follow God’s law rather than live in His Spirit.
Who also hath made us able ministers of the new testament; not of the letter, but of the spirit: for the letter killeth, but the spirit giveth life. (2 Corinthians 3:6 KJV)
Mankind is made ministers of the New Testament through the supernatural work and power of God through His Son’s sacrifice ushering in new spiritual life at the cross of ... Continue Reading →