Tag Archives: Hebrews

Going Deeper: The LORD Knows – 1 Samuel 16:6-7

Have you ever faced a moment when you didn’t have all the facts? God hasn’t. Can you read minds? God can. Do you have perfect understanding of the past, present and future? God does. The truth is that our perspective is limited, but we can trust that God knows and understands all things. Realizing the […]

Articles of Faith: The Word of God, Pt 1

God’s disciples are commanded to study and meditate upon God’s Word.  Furthermore, we are told to share this Word with others, our families, friends, even strangers.  So how do we know who to speak with?  Is it everyone?  Anyone?  As with all things pertaining to faith and practice, the Bible tells. While the Gospel is […]

Commandments of Jesus, Pt XIII – Mark 9:38-40

In a world full of division and strife, it is no wonder that these problems impact the Church.  Thus we many brands and stripes of church, and this seems unlikely to change any time soon.  However, there is hope.  True submissive faith in Jesus Christ is the key to unity of purpose, truth and life.  […]

Commandments of Jesus, Part VII: Matthew 5:33-37

This week’s lesson takes on the importance of oath keeping and avoiding them where possible.  What may seem like an odd topic for Jesus to address fits right in with the previous messages of anger and adultery because our commitments or our failure to keep them impact not only ourselves but many others around us.  […]

Holiness, Part IV: The Pursuit

In this last lesson on Holiness, we consider the pursuit of holiness. This race set before each child of God can be life-long and exhausting. As such, we need to make sure we keep our eyes fixed on the goal of being like Christ and remember His great example. Also, like all serious runners, we […]

The Parable of the Wedding, August 22nd

Greetings in the name of Jesus Christ!  This week we will discuss the Parable of the Wedding where a king prepares a marriage feast for his son only to be rejected by those invited.  His reaction may surprise you, but the sovereignty of God is clear in this parable if we have ears to hear […]

Extraordinary Women of the Bible – Lesson 3, Rahab

As we continue our study of the Extraordinary Women of the Bible, this week we focus on Rahab.  Rahab is one of the surprising examples of godliness in the Bible.  A harlot of Jericho, she is best known for sheltering the spies of Israel who infiltrated the city prior to its destruction.  She trusted these […]