The Narrow Way Part 3: Super-abounding Righteousness Is The Normal Christian Life

Post Views: 197 The “big reveal” of the Kingdom of Heaven and how Jesus’ followers would live in this world is presented by Jesus in Matthew 5-7. Those men knew the old Jewish religion from birth but this new way of life is so completely different that they had no idea what Christ Jesus is talking about. After this foundational talk The Lord had to reveal more pieces of truth[…]

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How God Gives Peace To Troubled Humanity

Post Views: 167 If you look at 1 Thess. 5:23 you see that God divides a man into three distinct parts: body, soul, and spirit. Through careful study of scripture we can find that the soul is the mind, will and emotions. Even though it is hard to visualize this, our spirit is the center of our being and has other distinct functions. Hebrews 4:12 clearly declares that there is[…]

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Us who labor for the King

Post Views: 192 In the world’s incongruent attitude toward the Church, Christians are, on the one hand, considered to be a feeble folk engaged in a futile work. At the same time, non-Christians are often greatly threatened by the Church and will work hard to hamper its work, often through ridicule. No one likes to be mocked. But those of us who labor for the King give ourselves to prayer[…]

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The Narrow Way Part 1: How Grace Brings People Into The Kingdom Of God

Post Views: 162 The “big reveal” of the Kingdom of Heaven and how to get there was presented by Jesus to his followers in Matthew 5-7. Those men knew the old Jewish religion from birth but this new way of life is so completely different that they had no idea what Christ Jesus is talking about. The Lord had to reveal pieces of truth step by step over the three[…]

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The Danger of Forgetting God

Post Views: 175 If you read the Old Testament enough you start to see the horrible pattern of generation after generation of God’s people forget Him. Oh, they have a form of religious tradition and shallow faith but they blur the lines of obedience and copy and become like their ungodly neighbors. It is the same today in the church, Christians have forgotten much over the 2000 years since the church was[…]

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WARNING PREACHER: The World Will Hate You

Post Views: 860 Our Lord warned His followers from the very beginning that the world would hate us because they hated Him. The contrast of letting our lights shine by living in obedience to God’s Word throws a shadow over the people around us, and they will feel condemned by your righteousness, even if you never say a word to them. You will be accused of being a hypocrite, a[…]

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