“Even as Sara obeyed Abraham, calling him lord: whose daughters ye are, as long as ye do well, and are not afraid with any amazement” (1 Peter 3:6). One of the great women of grace in the Bible is the lady named Sarah. Sarah is a sacramental name, for it was given by God Himself. … Continue reading Are You a Daughter of Sarah?
There is no doctrine which generates more emotion, and more debate, in Christendom, than the Biblical Doctrine of Predestination. For any serious student of the Bible, it is impossible to avoid the discussion, for the concept of predestination is clearly set forth in Holy Scripture. Writing to the church in Ephesus, Paul says, “In whom … Continue reading Predestination: The Big Question
“And Joshua gathered all the tribes of Israel to Shechem, and called for the elders of Israel, and for their heads, and for their judges, and for their officers; and they presented themselves before God.”--Joshua 24:1 He was an old man now of one hundred and ten. He was about to die and he knew … Continue reading Faithful to the End
At one point during His earthly ministry, Jesus asked a rhetorical question. “When the Son of man cometh, shall he find faith on the earth?” (Luke 18:8). There are many Christians who believe the answer to be, “No. The Lord will not find faith on the earth.” One reason for this dark and pessimistic view … Continue reading There is Hope in the World for a Better Tomorrow
Though some within the Church have taught that Christ could sin, the orthodox position has always been that the Lord Jesus Christ could not have sinned. W.E. Best explains. “The point of view that Christ could sin is designated by the idea of peccability, and the fact that He could not sin is expressed by … Continue reading Doctrine of the Impeccability of Christ
AN EXPOSITION OF MATTHEW 12:1-8 (Read 1 Samuel 21:1-6) 1 At that time Jesus went on the Sabbath day through the corn [grainfield]; and his disciples were an hungred, and began to pluck the ears of corn, and to eat. Deut. 23:25 There is a close association to the events of Matthew 11 and the … Continue reading Lord of the Sabbath Day
The Parable of the Wheat and the Tares AN EXPOSITION OF MATTHEW 13:24-30 24 Another parable put he forth unto them, saying, The kingdom of heaven is likened unto a man which sowed good seed in his field: The Kingdom of Heaven is not a new concept to the Jews. It has been proclaimed since … Continue reading Children of the Kingdom