Tag: faith

Work

“We must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work” (John 9:4). It is perhaps one of the greatest of the divine mysteries:Continue reading

The Second Letter of Peter

Peter’s time to remain on the earth was short. He felt compelled to provide some final reminders and exhortations for Christians. To this end he wrote what we deem the second letter of Peter. TheContinue reading

The Family and Nation of God

Paul had spoken powerfully regarding all the spiritual blessings with which God had blessed Christians in Jesus, having been elected and predestined to obtain the hope of salvation and righteousness in Christ, superabundantly receiving graceContinue reading

The Letter to the Hebrews

Some Christians were in great need of encouragement. Yes, they should have been more spiritually mature by this time, but their resolve was wearing thin. They needed to be reminded of the superiority of whatContinue reading

Edification

What is it then, brethren? When ye come together, each one hath a psalm, hath a teaching, hath a revelation, hath a tongue, hath an interpretation. Let all things be done unto edifying (1 CorinthiansContinue reading

The Sinner’s Prayer

If you have much experience at all with evangelical Christianity, you have heard of or perhaps have even prayed the sinner’s prayer. The sinner’s prayer is purported to be a prayer to pray when aContinue reading

Encouragement

Not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near (Hebrews 10:25 ESV). One of the great responsibilities ChristiansContinue reading

Paul’s First Letter to Timothy

Paul was only one person; he could not be in multiple places at once. He had business elsewhere; Timothy would be able to handle the situation in Ephesus. Until he could visit them again PaulContinue reading

The “Wrong Side of History”

In recent years many have appealed to a sense of history in order to advance certain political or social agendas: be careful lest one is seen as being on the “wrong side of history.” AccordingContinue reading