Seeds of Change
Sep 20, 2010 by Alex Mekonnen | 0 Comments
In the Book of Acts, chapter 3:1-9, we read about the miraculous healing of a lame man. As to his background, the scripture says, “a certain man crippled from birth was being carried to the temple gate called Beautiful, where he was put every day to beg from those going into the temple ... [More]
Sep 13, 2010 by Howard Baker | 0 Comments
In Mark 10:13-16 the disciples were keeping the children away from Jesus, much to His displeasure. He sternly told them, “Permit the children to come to Me . . . for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. Truly I say to you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God like a child ... [More]
Sep 06, 2010 by Jim Means | 0 Comments
As Christians, most of us have been taught numerous falsehoods, particularly about God. One of those mistruths is “God never fails.” Wrong. God does fail at times. He fails to keep His children comfortable. He fails to do everything we think He should do. He fails to ... [More]
Aug 30, 2010 by Craig Blomberg | 0 Comments
“As a result, people brought the sick into the streets and laid them on beds and mats so that at least Peter's shadow might fall on some of them as he passed by” (v. 15 TNIV).
The aftermath of the sudden deaths of Ananias and Sapphira is intriguing. We are not surprised at the ... [More]
Aug 23, 2010 by William Klein | 0 Comments
In Hebrews 4:14 the author urges: “Let us hold firmly to the faith we profess.” Apparently, the author suspected that some of his readers were contemplating abandoning the faith.
What might motivate them to loosen their grip on their Christian faith? Other places in the epistle ... [More]