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
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
Hear Now the Word of God The heathen are sunk down in the pit that they made: in the net which they hid is their own foot taken. The Lord is known by the judgment which he executeth: the wicked is snared in the work of his own hands. Higgaion [to play quietly; meditate]. Selah … Continue reading Blasphemy in Prayer in the Highest Hall in America
The Power of God, and the Unpardonable Sin AN EXPOSITION OF MATTHEW 12:22-50 Jesus Casts out a Devil 22 Then was brought unto him one possessed with a devil, blind, and dumb: and he healed him, insomuch that the blind and dumb both spake and saw. 23 And all the people were amazed, and said, … Continue reading Have You Committed the Unpardonable Sin?
The Parable of the Sower AN EXPOSITION OF MATTHEW 13:1-9; 1 The same day went Jesus out of the house, and sat by the sea side. 2 And great multitudes were gathered together unto him, so that he went into a ship, and sat; and the whole multitude stood on the shore. The Parable of … Continue reading The Four Soils in Scripture
In 1947, a charming movie was shown in theaters called, The Bishop’s Wife. The movie told the story of a debonair angel, named Dudley, who came to earth to help an Episcopalian Bishop, and his wife, build a cathedral. Cary Grant played the part of the angel, Dudley. David Niven played the Bishop, and Loretta … Continue reading Filling the Empty Stocking
“But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvelous light” (1 Peter 2:9). The Word of God declares that the Church of Jesus Christ is glorious. Despite its faults, and … Continue reading A Chosen Generation