Elsewhere he prays that Christians will be filled with the knowledge of God’s will, in order that they “might walk worthy of the Lord unto all pleasing, being fruitful in every good work” (Col 1:9-10).
IF you hold fast that word which I preached.” Believers are not those who merely have faith in Jesus Christ. Rather believers are those who have faith in Christ as He is revealed in the full message of the gospel..
Therefore, the beginning of knowing God is to commence a relationship with Him through our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ. How can this be done? Why is this so important?
One of the most vital teachings of the scripture is that God can be known. The highest knowledge to which men and women can attain is a personal knowledge of God (Jer. 9:24).
So Jesus said to them, “because of your unbelief; for assuredly, I say to you, if you have faith as a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, ‘move from here to there,’ and it will move; and nothing will be..
Millions will be impressed, deceived and persuaded by this apparent charismatic leader because they have no deep commitment to or love for the truth of God’s word (2 Thes 2:9-12).
Jesus indicates in Mark 16:15-20 that these signs are not special gifts for a few, but signs that are to follow believers who in obedience to Christ, witness to the gospel and claim His promises.
One of the primary emphases in Mark’s Gospel is Jesus’ overriding concern to defeat Satan and his demonic powers; in Mk 3:27, this is phrased as “bind(ing) the strong man” ..
31 Jul 2022
This was an anticipation of the emphasis of psychosomatic medicine: a person is in unity; body and soul cannot be separated. Christianity and health are inextricably intertwined.
29 May 2022
Read Jeremiah 15. The Lord will not relent: “And I will appoint over them four forms of destruction,” says the Lord: “the sword to slay, the dogs to drag, the birds of the heavens and the beasts...
1 May 2022
The mutiny led by Korah, a Levite, and Dathan and Abiram of the tribe of Reuben, Jacob’s firstborn son, was an ambitious attempt to get more power and higher position for themselves as priests...