He Walked with God

Enoch walked with God 300 yearsand fathered sons and daughters… .Enoch walked with God.Genesis 5:22, 24 When all is said and done, God may have His own personal testimony of all who lived by faith. Don’t miss the four-word testimony of one of His saints found in Genesis 5: “Enoch walked with God.” That’s allContinue reading “He Walked with God”

Understanding the Text

Hebrews 4:14–6:20 “Every high priest is selected from among men and is appointed to represent them in matters related to God, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins” (Heb. 5:1). With Jesus as our High Priest, we can approach God’s throne with confidence. OverviewHaving Jesus as High Priest guarantees our welcome by God (4:14–16), forContinue reading “Understanding the Text”

Who Is Augustine?

“Mankind is divided into two sorts: such as live according to man, and such as live according to God. These we call the two cities.… The Heavenly City outshines Rome. There, instead of victory, is truth” Barbarians surged into the empire, threatening the Roman way of life as never before. The Christian church also facedContinue reading “Who Is Augustine?”

The Bible and Holiness

Each of the four living creatures had six wings; they were covered with eyes around and inside. Day and night they never stop, saying: “Holy, holy, holy, Lord God, the Almighty, who was, who is, and who is coming.”   Revelation 4:8 DEFINITION: Holiness is the quality of being set apart. God is holy because He isContinue reading “The Bible and Holiness”

Better Than You See Yourself

The LORD says,“Come, let us talk about these things.Though your sins are like scarlet,they can be as white as snow.Though your sins are deep red,they can be white like wool.” ISAIAH 1:18 Happy is the personwhose sins are forgiven,whose wrongs are pardoned.Happy is the personwhom the LORD does not consider guiltyand in whom there isContinue reading “Better Than You See Yourself”

You Need Not Be Ashamed

Charles M. Alexander (1867–1920) exhibited incredible ability to make people sing. He teamed up with evangelist Reuben A. Torrey, and the two became the first men to completely circle the globe in a quest for souls. He and his wife Helen Cadbury (of chocolate fame) helped organize the Pocket Testament League, and everywhere they wentContinue reading “You Need Not Be Ashamed”