One of the most shocking moments in the ministry of Jesus Christ was the moment He turned to Peter, who had just made a wonderful confession of faith, and said to him, “Get thee behind me, Satan: thou art an offence unto me: for thou savourest not the things that be of God, but those … Continue reading What Happens When Christians Do the Work of the Devil?
While Jesus was being interrogated after being arrested, “Peter sat without in the palace: and a damsel came unto him, saying, Thou also wast with Jesus of Galilee. 70 But he denied before them all, saying, I know not what thou sayest. 71 And when he was gone out into the porch, another maid saw … Continue reading The Story of Peter’s Denial of Christ
“Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the Lord: 6 And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children to their fathers, lest I come and smite the earth with a curse.” (Mal. 4:5-6) “And … Continue reading A Glimpse of Glory
Who is Jesus Christ? “When Jesus came into the coasts of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, saying, Whom do men say that I the Son of man am? 14 And they said, Some say that thou art John the Baptist: some, Elias; and others, Jeremias, or one of the prophets. 15 He saith unto … Continue reading The Story of Peter’s Great Confession
“Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin.” (1 Peter 4:1) Suffering for the sake of Christ became a large theme in the life of Peter, and for a very good reason. There … Continue reading I Have Ceased from Sin
AN EXPOSITION OF ACTS 12 AD 47 1 Now about that time Herod the king stretched forth his hands to vex certain of the Church. As Jesus had predicted, there would be times of famine in Israel. One such time was when Barnabas and Saul went up to Jerusalem during the fifth or sixth … Continue reading The Story of Peter and the Angel of the Lord