Jesus Paid It All

Romans 10:3-9 Jesus paid it all, All to Him I owe; Sin had left a crimson stain, He washed it white as snow. ~ Elvina M. Hall; 1865 Imagine this scenario with me. A man who owes the creditors a huge sum of money is dragged before the court. He admits that even if all his … Continue reading Jesus Paid It All

The King Is Risen

1 Corinthians 15:19-22 Today, Christians worldwide are gathered to celebrate our hope in Christ -- Easter Sunday. It is the day our hope in Christ was secured. The grave could not hold the Lion of the tribe of Judah, he defeated death and therein is our hope. In Luke 24, there is a story about … Continue reading The King Is Risen

Christ Our Sin Bearer

Genesis is the first book of the Bible. It is also the book of beginnings because it tells us the origins of life and accurately explains the main problem of the world--Sin. From the first two chapters of Genesis, we are made to know there is a Creator who created the world and all that … Continue reading Christ Our Sin Bearer

Faithful Preaching: Christ and Him Crucified

1 Thessalonians 1:5-10 If the preaching of the Gospel is to have any effect in the lives of its hearers, it needs to come in power, in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction.  In our opening verses, the apostle lets us in on the reason the call of the Gospel is effectual in those … Continue reading Faithful Preaching: Christ and Him Crucified

Forget Not My Teaching

“My son, do not forget my teaching, but keep my commandments with your heart, for length of days and years of life and peace they will add to you” (Proverbs 3:1-2). Imagine you are in your old age, about to depart this life; you call your children to your bedside to distribute your wealth. What … Continue reading Forget Not My Teaching