Peter and the people at the time Jesus came were in dark times, and an external state; the people had lost the internal connection to religion, and were in an external outlook on life, ‘doing it to each other’. We see Jesus’ teaching addressing
Matthew 12:30 - "He who is not with Me is against Me, and he who does not gather with Me scatters abroad".
There is no such thing as being neutral to God. If we are not actively accepting Him, then we are busy avoiding him. This
THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS PREDESTINATION: THE NATURE OF SALVATION There is no such thing as predestination. Gods is omniscient, and knows all things, and is all powerful, but God also follows his own laws of divine order, the first of which is freedom.
The Bible reveals that we are gifted by God from the beginning and have a specific purpose: “Your eyes saw my unformed body; all the days ordained for me were written in Your book before one of them came to be” (Psalms 139:16). Before
"Therefore my people have gone into captivity, Because they have no knowledge; Their honorable men are famished,
And their multitude dried up with thirst. Therefore Sheol has enlarged itself. And opened its mouth beyond measure". (Isaiah 5: 13,14)
A time of Loss of equilibrium, otherwise
Someone asked, what is meant by the verse in the Bible, "Now he that hath a purse, let him take it, and likewise a scrip; and he that hath no sword, let him sell his garment and buy one". Jesus said, that he
"Behold I cast out demons, and perform cures today and tomorrow, and the third day I am perfected" (Luke 13:32).
Let us explore the three days between the time of Jesus death and the time of His resurrection. 'Three days' corresponds to completion or
35 “Be dressed ready for service and keep your lamps burning, 36 like servants waiting for their master to return from a wedding banquet, so that when he comes and knocks they can immediately open the door for him. 37 It will be good for
Someone asked, "Please, how can I bring unbelievers to Christ?"
Show people that you care about them and love a love that cares for their salvation as our Lord Jesus has done for all of us. Do not impose on them, but if they see you
I Jehovah thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the sons, upon the third and upon the fourth generation of them that hate Me, and showing mercy unto thousands of them that love Me, and keep