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?
It seems like yesterday when we entered 2017, doesn't it? All too soon we are in August---the eight month-- leaving us with just four months to close 2017 should Christ tarry. As I ponder over this, I'm reminded of three experiences over the weekend which made a strong impression on me as to how fleeting … Continue reading A Heart Of Wisdom
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?
The ministry I lead, Sovereign Grace Fellowship has a gospel tract “What Is The Gospel?” with content adapted from Saint Andrews Chapel. We use it for evangelism. It explains in simple, yet profound terms, what the gospel is. If anyone professes to be a Christian, you would expect them to be able to articulate what the … Continue reading Is What You Believed The Gospel?
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
The preaching of God’s grace in election has frequently been associated with antinomianism –the belief that those who are saved by grace through faith are released from the obligation of obeying the moral law. This is not new – there were some who misconstrued Apostle Paul’s teaching of Grace as a license to continue in … Continue reading Chosen, So What?
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places, (Ephesians 1:3). I once heard a preacher remark on the opening verse to his congregants, “Your mansion you’ve been waiting for is in the heavenly places. You simply have to pull … Continue reading Spiritual Blessings in Heavenly Places
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
Make me to know your ways, O LORD; teach me your paths. Lead me in your truth and teach me, for you are the God of my salvation; for you I wait all the day long (vv.4-5). This is the second in a series, Psalm 25: Praying A Psalm. In the previous article, we looked … Continue reading A Prayer For Guidance