“And Jesus went into the temple of God, and cast out all them that sold and bought in the temple, and overthrew the tables of the moneychangers, and the seats of […]
Do You Have a Reasonable Faith?
The Greek word for faith, pistis, indicates belief or trust. In Scripture, the main idea is steadfastness and faithfulness. God wants individuals to believe that He exists. “But without faith it […]
Finding Mercy in the Family of God
Matthew 5:7 “Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.” There is an important word in the Bible. It is the word eleos, or mercy. Mercy has been defined as […]
The Great Tribulation: A Historical Reality, AD 70
“And as he went out of the temple, one of his disciples saith unto him, Master, see what manner of stones and what buildings are here! 2 And Jesus answering said […]
Are Your Prayers Being Unanswered?
Why do we Ask and Not Receive? Abraham Raymond Eli There are several reasons why our prayers may not be answered. It is hoped that this brief list will trigger in […]
Are You Hungry? Are You Thirsty?
Matthew 5:6 “Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.” The June 19, 1989, issue of Time magazine told the story of the revolt […]
Have You Been Baptized Since You Believed?
What does it mean to “believe” in Christ? “The word believe in the Bible means more than simply agreeing in our minds that something might be true. It means “trust”—that we […]
Regeneration and the Pastoral Ministry
First Love Bible Conference Milton, Florida March 4, 2023 I have been given the topic of “Regeneration and the Pastoral Ministry,” which is a very large subject to address in a […]
Who Will Inherit the Earth?
Matthew 5:5 “Blessed are the meek:for they shall inherit the earth.” Of all the beatitudes this one is the most difficult to understand. “Who are the meek?” “Who is inheriting the […]
The First Saying of Christ from the Cross Luke 23:34 “Then said Jesus, ‘Father, forgive them. for they know not what they do.’ And they parted his raiment and cast lots.” […]
Jesus and Divine Healing
Luke 8:1-4 “And it came to pass afterward, that he went throughout every city and village, preaching and shewing the glad tidings of the kingdom of God: and the twelve were […]
The High Cost of Freedom: 56 Heroes, Plus 1
Have you ever wondered what happened to the 56 men who signed the Declaration of Independence? Five signers were captured by the British as traitors, and tortured before they died. Twelve […]