John 20 Christians worldwide are celebrating the commemoration of the resurrection of Christ today. The resurrection is a fundamental Christian doctrine upon which Christianity stands or falls. Without the resurrection, Christianity has no hope to offer. Paul makes that point clearly in 1 Corinthians 15:11-19. In the gospels; the events leading to the crucifixion, burial … Continue reading Five Facts About The Resurrection
Last week, in response to our online article “Is Jesus The Only Way?” a reader, a Muslim, remonstrated with us with regards to the person and work of our Lord Jesus. According to him, Jesus was not God; but only a prophet of God. What interested me most in that conversation was his denial of … Continue reading Jesus Christ Was Not Crucified, Says Islam
1 Thessalonians 5:1-11 Living in a fallen world, you may have heard stories of or may have been a victim of thieves breaking in at unsuspecting hours; taking away what was not theirs. In 1Thes 5:1-11, Paul by way of reminder exhorts the believers at Thessalonica to be on the lookout for the second coming … Continue reading Are You Ready For The Day Of The Lord?
On the 9th of April, 2017, BBC News carried an interesting news article of a survey they commissioned. The headline reads: "Resurrection did not happen, say quarter of Christians". The survey claims that "A quarter of people who describe themselves as Christians in Great Britain do not believe in the resurrection of Jesus."¹ Responding, Reverend … Continue reading The Resurrection: Hoax or Historical?
Today begins the commemoration of the death and resurrection of Christ Christians all over the world celebrate as Easter. To mark this, we have compiled some of our blogposts relevant for the occassion as an e-book: Christ Our Sin Bearer: The Lamb Of God. You can access a free PDF by clicking on this link … Continue reading Christ Our Sin Bearer: The Lamb Of God
This is the second in series on the resurrection. You can read the first in the series here. Now, when Paul uses the word mystery, he is not referring to some unexplainable fact or a Harry Potter kind of mystery. For him mystery is something that was hidden before but is now made clear. For … Continue reading The Mystery of The Resurrection
1 Corinthians 15:35-58 Recently, in a conversation with a friend, we spoke soberly about the universality of death and how all of us are confronted by its reality, whether great or small, young or old, male or female, rich or poor; we are all subjected to the power of this great enemy. With every passing … Continue reading The Resurrection Of The Body
1 Corinthians 15:19-22 Today, Christians worldwide are gathered to celebrate our hope in Christ -- Easter Sunday. It is the day our hope in Christ was secured. The grave could not hold the Lion of the tribe of Judah, he defeated death and therein is our hope. In Luke 24, there is a story about … Continue reading The King Is Risen