If we say that we have fellowship with Him, and walk in darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth. (I John 1:6)
The eyes of the LORD are in every place, keeping watch on the evil and the good. (Proverbs 15:3)
For this corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal must put on immortality. (I Corinthians 15:53)
All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned, every one, to his own way. (Isaiah 53:6)
“Now the Spirit expressly says that in latter times some will depart from the faith, giving heed to deceiving spirits and doctrines of demons” (I Timothy 4:1 – NKJV)
Natural disasters come and when they do they can create unimaginable horror for people. How are believers to deal with the storm?
The apostle Paul was in Miletus when he sent for the elders of the Ephesian church. And when they arrived, with great emotion, he gave them some very, very important words of warning to heed . . .
For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind. 2 Timothy 1:7
“Bwana Mukubwa” – the “Big” Bwana – was laid to rest in the dark soil of Africa. Who was he?
Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body, that you should obey it in its lusts. Romans 6:12
For this is the will of God, that by doing good you may put to silence the ignorance of foolish men. 1 Pet 2:15
Authorship of biblical letters is something that has been debated for ages. Did Peter write 1 Peter and 2 Peter?
Gospel Hope Archive | Sign Up for Our Resources | I am constantly reminded of this text from Paul's last letter that he wrote from prison. It is a most important text for every believer to remember . . . "For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of...
The names of the people of Israel, in the Old Testament, always had a meaning to them. What are they and what might they be telling us?
Therefore if anyone cleanses himself from the latter, he will be a vessel for honor, sanctified and useful for the Master, prepared for every good work. 2 Timothy 2:21
Saul’s life story is a very sad one, one starting well but ending in disaster . . . a most serious disaster.
From Peter’s second epistle we read, “For if God did not spare the angels who sinned, but cast them down to hell and delivered them into chains of darkness, to be reserved for judgment.”
From Peter’s first letter we read, “Therefore . . . as obedient children . . . as He who called you is holy, you also be holy in all your conduct.”
“Sanctify them by Your truth, Your word is truth” (John 17:17)
The writer asks, “Can an average person without a Ph.D. in science or theology acquire a correct understanding of what the Bible means just by reading an accurate translation on their own?”
Go to the ant, you sluggard! Consider her ways and be wise . . . How long will you slumber, O sluggard? When will you rise from your sleep?
We are confident, yes, well pleased rather to be absent from the body and to be present with the Lord.
God has given us the Proverbs, a book of counsel that is intended to impart divine wisdom (2:6) to us. It behooves us to read the Proverbs, then read them again, think upon what they say, meditate on them, and put them to memory
Gospel Hope Archive | Sign Up for Our Resources | The apostle Paul, in writing to Titus, a leader who he wants to give instruction to, writes, "For this reason I left you in Crete, that you should set in order the things that are lacking . . . For there...
We have, in our Christian faith, those who have gone before us. They are witnesses, who, by the testimony of their lives, have afforded to us footprints in which we can follow. The Church should never allow that their names are forgotten.
To the beloved Gaius, whom I love in the truth. Beloved, I pray that you may prosper in all things and be in health, just as your soul prospers. For I rejoiced greatly when brethren came and testified of the truth that is in you, just as you walk in the truth. I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth. (3 John 2-4)
From Paul’s second letter to the believers in Corinth we read, “But I fear, lest somehow, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, so your minds may be corrupted from the simplicity that is in Christ.” (2 Corinthians 11:3)
An inheritance. It is something I think we would know a lot about but, then again, we might need a refresher course on the subject. Why? Well note what Peter writes in his first letter,
Jude was intending to write to his brothers and sisters in Christ “concerning our common salvation,” to evidently extol to his readers a positive presentation of the doctrines of the Christian faith.
Now about that time Herod the king stretched out his hand to harass some from the church. Then he killed James the brother of John with the sword. And because he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded further to seize Peter also. (Acts 12:1-3)