Jesus, Saviour

Jesus, Saviour

One of the titles given Jesus in the scriptures is “Saviour.” Robert Young defines the word that is translated “saviour” as: “A Saviour, preserver” (Young’s Analytical Concordance to the Bible). On the night of His birth, Luke informs us that the angel of the Lord...
What Has Happened to Preaching on God’s Plan of Salvation?

What Has Happened to Preaching on God’s Plan of Salvation?

“I really can’t remember when I preached a sermon on the ‘plan of salvation’; all our folks are already Christians, so there is no need!”  This statement was made to me by a preacher of the Gospel as long as 20 years ago!  Evidently many other preachers besides that...

Salvation

The word salvation has a variety of meanings derived from the various Hebrew and Greek words from which it is translated in both testaments. For this article, we are considering it in its usual designation, i.e., the deliverance from sin and its eternal...

Does God Hear the Prayers of the Unfaithful?

A healthy prayer life is essential to being a faithful child of God. We are commanded to “pray without ceasing” (I Thessalonians 5:17), which means that we must pray numerous times a day, even to the point that we lose track of how many prayers we have said in one...