“Be Faithful Until Death” (Rev 2:10)

“Do not fear any of those things which you are about to suffer. Indeed, the Devil is about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested, and you will have tribulation ten days. Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.” We have our marching orders: … Continue reading “Be Faithful Until Death” (Rev 2:10)

“The Power of the Lord Was Present” (Luke 5:17)

“Now it happened on a certain day, as He was teaching, that there were Pharisees and teachers of the law sitting by, who had come out of every town of Galilee, Judea, and Jerusalem. And the power of the Lord was present to heal them.” The tragedy is, “The power of the Lord was present … Continue reading “The Power of the Lord Was Present” (Luke 5:17)

The Gospel is Not Cruelty (Ex 23:18-19)

     “You shall not offer the blood of My sacrifice with leavened bread; nor shall the fat of My sacrifice remain until morning. The first of the firstfruits of your land you shall bring into the house of the LORD your God. You shall not boil a young goat in its mother’s milk.” The … Continue reading The Gospel is Not Cruelty (Ex 23:18-19)

Two Things Accomplished (Hebrews 9:15)

  And for this reason He is the Mediator of the new covenant, by means of death, for the redemption of the transgressions under the first covenant, that those who are called may receive the promise of eternal inheritance. vs15 Jesus accomplished two things on the cross: (1) He delivered us from the old testament, … Continue reading Two Things Accomplished (Hebrews 9:15)

He Did Not Come Down from the Cross (Mark 15:27-30)

    With Him they also crucified two robbers, one on His right and the other on His left. So the Scripture was fulfilled which says, “And He was numbered with the transgressors.”  And those who passed by blasphemed Him, wagging their heads and saying, “Aha! You who destroy the temple and build it in three … Continue reading He Did Not Come Down from the Cross (Mark 15:27-30)