Evangelism Bearing Fruit

Matthew 28:19-20 ‘Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded…

Did You Receive the Holy Spirit?

Acts 19:1-7 So Paul comes in the region of Ephesus and he finds these 12 men, plus women and children. Paul sensed that although they were believers there was something missing in their life. Now, we do not know why he sensed that, or what it was that caused him to think that. So Paul…

Life After Life

Ecclesiastes 3:11, “He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the hearts of men; yet they cannot fathom what God has done from beginning to end.” There is more to life that what we see in the here and now. There is life beyond the grave. If you were…

When God Became One of Us

“In the beginning the Word already existed. The Word was with God, and the Word was God. He existed in the beginning with God.” (John 1:1-2) “So the Word became human and made his home among us. He was full of unfailing love and faithfulness. And we have seen his glory, the glory of the Father’s one…

Mary: His Mother, Our Model

So much has been said and is said about Mary the mother of Jesus! Reactions to Mary range from worshipping her on the one hand to ignoring her on the other hand. It is easy to see why the medieval church would feel very close to Mary. For God the Father was so very far…

Jesus’ Answer to Life’s Greatest Question

There are questions about this life, and there are questions about eternity. We are so consumed with earthly questions that we lose sight of eternal questions. We all wrestle with Earthly questions: – How do I make ends meet? – How do I get ahead? – How do I deal with anger? – How can…

The Holy Bible

The text that we will focus on today is 2 Timothy 3:6-17. ‘When the foundations are being destroyed, what can the righteous do?’ (Psalm 11:3) “Your people will rebuild the ancient ruins and will raise up the age-old foundations; you will be called Repairer of Broken Walls, Restorer of  Streets with Dwellings.” (Isaiah 58:12) Here…

The Ministry of Jesus

First let us look at the essence of Jesus’ ministry. Let us read: “Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside. He taught in their synagogues, and everyone praised him. He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath…

The Reality of Hell

Very often people will ask the question, “So, what happens after I die?” Everybody wants to know the answer to that question. What happens after I die? And last week we spoke on ‘The reality of Heaven.’ The Bible tells us that everything you see is temporary. And what you don’t see is what’s going…