Redeeming the Time

"Redeeming the time because the days are evil.” Ephesians 5:16 The apostle Paul lived a large part of his life under the constant threat of danger. He was a marked man for destruction by many groups. Zealous Jews thought Paul was a traitor to his heritage. He who once persecuted the Christians was found preaching … Continue reading Redeeming the Time

Six Characteristics of Gospel Repentance

Americans are Literally Eating their Children, and the Body Parts of Babies The following story was posted on the web by Storyful, September 4, 2019. “A town hall event hosted by Rep Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took a turn for the bizarre on October 3 when a woman speaking from the floor urged the eating of babies … Continue reading Six Characteristics of Gospel Repentance

The Unwaiting Savior

“And Saul, yet breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord, went unto the high priest, 2 And desired of him letters to Damascus to the synagogues, that if he found any of this way, whether they were men or women, he might bring them bound unto Jerusalem. 3 And as he … Continue reading The Unwaiting Savior

Regeneration, The Great Work of Our Sovereign God

The term “regeneration” is a Biblical word. “Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost” (Titus 3:5). The Greek word “paliggenesia” speaks of a spiritual rebirth in Titus 3:5 (the state or the act), that … Continue reading Regeneration, The Great Work of Our Sovereign God

A Portrait of Perilous Times

AN EXPOSITION OF 2 Timothy 3:1-5      1 This know also, that in the last days perilous [dangerous] times shall come. The expression “the last days” refers to the age ushered in by the appearance of Christ on earth during the years of His incarnation. “And he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought … Continue reading A Portrait of Perilous Times

Matthew: The Man Who Rose Up to Follow Jesus

“And as Jesus passed forth from thence, he saw a man, named Matthew, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he saith unto him, Follow me. And he arose, and followed him.” –Matthew 9:9 The receipt of custom refers to the tax office. Sitting at his place of work was a man named Matthew, whom … Continue reading Matthew: The Man Who Rose Up to Follow Jesus