As the KJV of the bible quaintly puts it (in 1 Corinthians 13), when it comes to heavenly things “we see as in a glass darkly”. Or as the NLT … Continue reading Empty Space?
In Romans 5 Paul states something a bit obvious – Jesus life is more powerful than Adam’s sin in its effects. 12 When Adam sinned, sin entered the world. Adam’s sin … Continue reading Jesus’ life better than Adam’s sin
“If we emphasize faith does that mean we can forget about the law?” Paul asks at the end of Romans 3. And then he answers himself: “Of course not! In … Continue reading Faith
“No one is righteous – not even one. No one is truly wise; No one is seeking God. All have turned away; all have become useless. No one does good, not a single … Continue reading None of us
It is several decades now since the popular BBC documentary series called “The Ascent of Man” was aired. Not for the first time it shows evolutionary ideas at odds with … Continue reading The Descent of Man
“Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials” James 1:2 Biblical rejoicing has nothing to do with being happy or experiencing pleasure and everything to do with … Continue reading Biblical Rejoicing
There is no point in me talking about the promises to overcomers unless you also share my understanding of what the Scriptures say about heaven. Overcomers are at the end … Continue reading He who Overcomes Part 1: Heaven is for Real
Everyone who loves the Lord is called by Him to be a disciple, next they are called to become a saint and then an overcomer. There is progression but there … Continue reading He Who Overcomes Part 3: What is an Overcomer?
Some people say Revelation is purely symbolic. Some people say it is literal. Personally I consider most of the images of Revelation open to a literal interpretation, i.e. it was … Continue reading He Who Overcomes, Part 2: A way to interpret Revelation
…seared in their own conscience as with a branding iron. 1 Tim 4:2 an hour is coming for everyone who kills you to think that he is offering service to … Continue reading Seared Consciences