My phone rang. “Hey, Kris, it’s grandma! Hey, do you think you could give me a ride to the bank today? Our car is in the shop and I need to get this check deposited.” I drove to my grandma’s house, picked her up, and we headed out to the bank. We were sitting at a red light when, all of a sudden, my grandma … Continue reading Does God punish us?
But one of the soldiers pierced His side with a spear, and immediately there came out blood and water. – John 19:34 Blood and water flowed from Jesus’ side and this is recorded in Scripture. Why? As I grow in my faith and understanding of God’s Word, I’ve come to the realization that nothing that is recorded in Scripture is there by accident. I believe … Continue reading Blood & Water
3But I am afraid that just as Eve was deceived by the serpent’s cunning, your minds may somehow be led astray from your sincere and pure devotion to Christ. 4For if someone comes to you and preaches a Jesus other than the Jesus we preached, or if you receive a different spirit from the Spirit you received, or a different gospel from the one you … Continue reading Deception: The Serpent and The Preacher
“What I am saying is that as long as an heir is under-age, he is no different from a slave, although he owns the whole estate. The heir is subject to guardians and trustees until the time set by his father. So also, when we were underage, we were in slavery under the elemental spiritual forces of the world. But when the set time had … Continue reading Our Guardian: The Law
Recently, I’ve begun studying the book of Exodus. I know many Christians don’t particularly enjoy the Old Testament, and certainly I can understand why one would prefer the New Testament. That being said, I just love the book of Exodus. Despite the intensity of the book, I find it extremely comforting. I think it just transports me back to the days of learning Bible stories … Continue reading Exodus 3