What is God's advice about how to develop patience and resilience?

The New Testament words for patience include the thoughts of cheerful endurance, waiting, perseverance, resilience, and steadfastness. Romans 5:3-4 connects suffering to patience:  “we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces patience (endurance),  and patience (endurance) produces character, and character produces hope”. Therefore, enduring and persevering through trials develops our characters. We are to […]

May 14th, 2019|Christian Character and Conduct|

In what way does your knowledge of God's actions and character affect the way you pray?

What a great privilege we have to always have the ear of the supreme God who rules the universe. 1 Peter 3:12, “For the eyes of the LORD are on the righteous, and His ears are open to their prayers.”  We call him Father, a Father who truly cares for us with only our best interests […]

May 13th, 2019|Prayer|

What is the meaning of the cross?

The scriptures show three general meanings of the cross. The first is the literal cross where Christ was crucified. (John 19:17-31)

The second is an illustration of the Christian life – willing to do God’s will under whatever circumstances He may permit. “Then said Jesus unto his disciples, “If any man will come after me, let […]

May 10th, 2019|Salvation and Ransom|

Did the saints who died in the Old Testament rise after Jesus' resurrection or will they rise after he returns?

The scriptures say that all the saints that die before the second presence of Christ will remain in the grave until his return. (I Thessalonians 4:16) The order of resurrection is also spoken of as the sounding of the last trumpet when the dead shall be raised. (I Corinthians 15:51-52).  These scriptures show that the […]

Why is Jesus called the bread of life?

We know that literal bread is a food that supports life.  A person could live on bread and water alone!  So it is a beautiful picture of Jesus’ sacrifice. Jesus gave his human body, his life, to give men life.  John 6:51, “I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats this […]

May 7th, 2019|Jesus’ Life, Teachings, and Death|

Why did God harden the heart of pharaoh?

Exodus 8:15 (NKJV), “But when Pharaoh saw that there was relief, he hardened his heart and did not heed them, as the LORD had said.”  It was the Lord’s mercy which caused Pharaoh to harden his own heart. Pharaoh didn’t want to lose the Israelites’ slave labor. When relief came, he thought he could do […]

May 6th, 2019|God, Faith, Miscellaneous Bible Questions|

Is the great commission the only command of Christ for right standards with God? What must you obey to obey Christ?

After his resurrection, Jesus told his disciples, “go therefore and make disciples of all the nations…teaching them to observe all that I commanded you.” Matthew 28:19-20. This is sometimes referred to as the Great Commission. As followers of Christ, we are all given this work to go out and share the good news.​

But all that […]

May 6th, 2019|Jesus’ Life, Teachings, and Death|

Who does Jesus love most?

Quite simply, He loves His Father in heaven the most. Jesus told us the most important commandment is to “love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul and with all your mind….” Matthew 22:36. Certainly, that was what Jesus did. 

The depth of His love for God was demonstrated on the […]

May 2nd, 2019|Jesus’ Life, Teachings, and Death|

In 1844, there was a great disappointment where people sold their properties and prepared themselves for Jesus Christ's return. Now my Question is, who told those people that Jesus Christ was coming in 1844? How did they know?

The early part of the 19th century in the U.S. witnessed a notable religious revival. As the country prospered industrially, people turned to perfecting the inner spirit. There were reforms, causes and societies, and an awakening in biblical scholarship, especially in the prophecies of Daniel and Revelation.  Protestants were particularly interested in the 2300 years […]

May 2nd, 2019|Jesus’ Second Advent, Rapture|

The precious blood of Jesus, not only paid for our sins_ but also the breaking of generational curses. Why most of the pastor's keep on reminding us that we have generational curses , whereas Jesus has paid the depth?

The blood of Jesus pays for our sins. 1 Timothy 2:5,6, “…the Man Christ Jesus, who gave Himself a ransom for all to be testified in due time.” This testimony has been delivered to those whom God has called to be part of the Church class. The rest of mankind will receive this testimony at […]

May 1st, 2019|Salvation and Ransom|