Who is Jesus Christ?

Jesus was and is the Son of God… Jesus was a spirit being before he was born on earth.  Jesus was called “the Word” and he created all things as God’s representative and through God’s power and name. Proverbs 8:23 - 30 (New Living Version), “I was [...]

What made Jesus cry when Lazarus died?

John 11:35-36, 38 (RSV), “Jesus wept. So the Jews said, ‘See how he loved him!’…Then Jesus, deeply moved again, came to the tomb…”​ The scriptures explain why Jesus cried; it was because Jesus was personally feeling the great loss of His dear friend. He [...]

What do the 70 weeks of Daniel mean?

Summary:  Daniel’s 70 weeks prophecy helps us to calculate the date Jesus presented Himself as the Messiah. At the beginning of the 69th. week, when Jesus was baptized in the Jordan River, the Holy Spirit anointed our Lord. Here, Jesus became the Messiah (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 [...]

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 [...]

What does "poor in spirit" mean in Matthew 5:3?

“Blessed are the poor in spirit (humble-minded) for theirs is the Kingdom of heaven.”  The Greek word translated “poor” has the significance of utter destitution, extreme poverty. Thus, a full appreciation of our own spiritual destitution is essential in order to receive the divine [...]