“And he said unto them, Verily I say unto you, That there be some of them that stand here, which shall not taste of death, till they have seen the kingdom of God come with power. 2 And after six days Jesus taketh with him Peter, and James, and John, and leadeth them up into… Continue reading A Glimpse of Divine Glory
“And the Lord said unto Moses, Write thou these words: for after the tenor of these words I have made a covenant with thee and with Israel” (Exodus 34:27). Now showing in movie theaters, and soon available on DVD, Patterns of Evidence: The Moses Controversy, is a 2019 documentary film by writer and director Timothy… Continue reading Patterns of Evidence: The Moses Controversy
AN EXPOSITION OF Exodus 14:13-20 The background for this story takes place within a dramatic setting. After 450 years of servitude, the Hebrews have been led out of Egypt by Moses. Their journey has brought the emerging people to a place where they are encamped next to the Red Sea. Surrounded by desert mountains, the… Continue reading The Story of the Parting of the Red Sea
AN EXPOSITION OF EXODUS 3:4-6 4 And when the LORD saw that he turned aside to see, God called unto him out of the midst of the bush, and said, Moses, Moses. And he said, Here am I Moses before the Burning Bush c. 1614 5 And he said, Draw not nigh hither:… Continue reading The Story of the Reluctant Servant
Forty days after Jesus ascended into heaven, a historical event took place that was essential to His ascension. While Jesus ascended to heaven, the Holy Spirit descended to earth in great power. The story is told in Acts 2:1-21. “And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in… Continue reading Before Pentecost
In March, 2017, my fifthteen year old granddaughter, Rylee, wrote to me with a question. “Papa, I have joined a Bible Quiz Team. We are studying Exodus 1-10. Can you help?” I responded to this plea for help for her study preparation with a series of questions and answers for each verse in each chapter… Continue reading So You Think You Know The Bible?
The Bible teaches us human beings are the crowning act of God. (I’ll pause here to let that sink in). Just think for a moment about the impact of that awe-inspiring statement. Such could not be said of animals or even of the heavenly angels. They are not said to have been made in the… Continue reading Compassion In the Life of the Believer