If

If

The word serving as the title of this article is a small word having only two letters. However, its importance cannot be overstated. This little word “If” appears literally hundreds and hundreds of times in both the Old and New Testaments. Most of us will recognize...
The Holy Spirit in Us

The Holy Spirit in Us

Often we hear people say that the Bible very plainly declares the the Holy Spirit is in us, works in us and dwells in us. However, the Bible just as plainly declares that both God and Christ dwell in us, live in us and walk in us. Many of the New Testament writers...
Where He Leads I Will Follow

Where He Leads I Will Follow

The Hebrew appeal begins with the fact of Christ’s deity (Heb.1:1-3). What those Hebrew Christians had witnessed and were part of in Christ was in fact God’s plan. In the time when they were being persecuted for following Jesus, it was difficult for them to see. So,...
The Former Things Have Passed Away

The Former Things Have Passed Away

“Say not, ‘Why were the former days better than these?’ For it is not from wisdom that you ask this” (Eccl. 7:10, ESV). Are your best times behind you? If so, you’re not a Christian. Nostalgia is “a wistful or excessively sentimental yearning for return to or of some...
The Plenteous Harvest

The Plenteous Harvest

Jesus says in Matthew 9:35-38, “And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.  But when he saw the multitudes, he was moved with...