Since Jesus came into the world 2,000 years ago, no century has passed in whichÂ no man has claimed to be Jesus, or the Christ, or the Son of God. But the mostÂ impudent blasphemer that I know of is Apollo Quiboloy, who has appropriated for himself the title “The Appointed Son of God.” How can anyone […]
â€œAnd [Jesus] said to them, ‘O foolish ones, and slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken! Was it not necessary that the Christ should suffer these things and enter into his glory?’ And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he interpreted to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning himself” (Luke 24:13-15).
“Your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.” May this be our prayer too, today until that glorious day when our Lord redeems us from our own sinful will, and gives us perfect, obedient will.
This Advent season, I’m planning to start a Christmas series one week earlier, on November 18. There will be three sermons on a mini-series, “Christmas in Genesis.”
Him we proclaim, warning everyone and teaching everyone with all wisdom, that twe may present everyone umature in Christ.
Can a person resist the Spirit once he starts changing their hearts? If an elect person continues to resist the Spirit’s saving work in him, how can God ever accomplish his eternal decree of salvation in him? He will never be saved, and therefore, God’s word will be broken.
Our song of grief in the midst of suffering is to turn into a new song of praise after God pulls us out of the muddy pit. This is why the Psalms often speak of â€œa new song,â€ not because the Psalmist composes a new song in place of old, boring songs. But because his life has turned from singing a song of grief to a song of joy, from destruction to salvation, from â€œmourning to dancing.â€
“Christ died for our sins in accordance with the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day in accordance with the Scripturesâ€ (1 Corinthians 15:4-5).
Come join us solemnly celebrate the atonement for our sins through Christ’s death and resurrection.