June 20, 2020
Paul was given a huge task as apostle to the Gentiles. He had to go into the territory of a multiplicity of pagan gods and convince people there is only one true God. And that God was not the God of ancient superpowers like Rome, Greece, Egypt or Babylon....
June 18, 2020
In our reading from 1 John 5 the apostle writes, “If we receive the testimony of men, the testimony of God is greater, for this is the testimony of God that he has borne concerning his Son.” (v9). What is John talking about here? When did God give a testimony about His Son?
June 17, 2020
John tells us “God is love” (1 John 4:8). It isn’t just that God does loving things; He actually is love. Love is what defines Him. John also tells us that God’s love is perfect (v17-18). That should be a very comforting thing, but we tend to have a problem believing it
June 16, 2020
It’s a good thing for us to reflect on the omnipotence of God because throughout history men and women have reduced God to the same level as man. The Greeks and Romans, for instance, invented gods who had the same lusts and pleasures as man likes to indulge in.
June 15, 2020
I enjoy doing the daily readings using several different versions. I find that it breaks me free from just rolling through the same verses year after year without thinking about it. Sometimes the word or phrase selected makes me question its accuracy and sends me back to the concordance.
June 15, 2020
It’s very easy to get into a habitual daily routine and kind of live robotically and seldom seriously prepare for the day our Lord Jesus Christ will return to this earth. There’s a danger of getting into the mindset of the scoffers in 2 Peter 1, who say, “Where is the promise of his coming? For ever since the fathers fell asleep...
June 14, 2020
There’s a little word with a big meaning hidden away in the text of our reading today from 2 Peter 1. In verse 5 he writes, “For this very reason, make every effort to supplement your faith with virtue”. The word translated “supplement” is epichoregeo and it refers to a specific type of patron, or benefactor, in the Greek world called the choragus.
June 13, 2020
It’s so easy to read lists like the fruit of the spirit and think “those are some nice characteristics” and move on quickly. But there is real value in slowing down and carefully going through the lists and trying to figure out why each characteristic is listed. It’s not as if the apostles just grabbed a random assortment...
June 13, 2020
The “Black Lives Matter” movement claims that a nationwide social injustice by race exists, i.e. that people of color are more likely to be killed at the hands of America’s law enforcement officers than those who are white. Examination of the facts justifies this claim.
June 12, 2020
I have been doing a study on freedom so verse 16 from today’s reading in 1 Peter 2 caught my eye – “Live as people who are free, not using your freedom as a cover-up for evil, but living as servants of God.” I find freedom to be a fascinating topic for several reasons. One of those is that people who think they are free very often are not.
June 11, 2020
Isaiah chapter 35 is one of the most beloved passages of Scripture for a lot of people. It’s a wonderful vision of the Kingdom and the amazing transformation that will take place across the globe. But before looking at some of the details let’s first look at the conclusion of the chapter which say...
June 11, 2020
About a week ago I was putting the finishing touches on my high school Sunday School class when I realized I had to put aside that lesson. Racial injustice was in the public eye, social media was flooded with views, and it was obvious I needed to talk to my class on the subject. What does the Bible say about racism?
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