Archive for the 'Definitions' Category

The Nature Of God

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

There are three Persons in the “Godhead” called the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Each One is unique, together they form only one God. How this exactly works is a mystery!
God is eternal. God has no beginning and no ending. There never was a time when God was not. There will never be [...]

The Characteristics Of God

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

What are God’s characteristics?
First, God is love. God has chosen to love us with an unconditional love.
“He that loves not knows not God; for God is love.”
God is hate. God has chosen to love His creation, He hates anything that would threaten or mar it. Sin has come into God’s perfect creation to destroy it. [...]

What Is Repentance?

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

To repent, generally means to change one’s mind.
Consider Jesus’ parable of the two sons (Matt.21:28-30). when asked to work in his father’s vineyard ,one son said, “`I will not, “but later he changed his mind and went. This son changed his mind, and having changed it, he did what he had earlier said he would [...]

Repentance Is Essential To Salvation

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

Repentance must occur either before or during the act of believing.
Repentance that leads to salvation cannot occur until a person believes he has offended God.
To see more clearly the importance of repentance, let’s begin with the preaching of John the Baptist. Repentance was the keynote of his message: “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is [...]

Man Has A Problem With Sin

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

“But your iniquities have separated you from your God; and your sins have hidden His face from you, so that he will not hear” Isaiah 59:2
Our sins separate us from God. It is our sins that have caused the separation.
Romans 3:23 tells us that, “For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of [...]

Wronging Each Other

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

One of the greatest stories in the Bible regarding relationships is the story of David & Jonathan, another one is the story of Saul and David. When we think of not wronging each other Jonathan’s story is a claassical example. How did he do it?.He is an example as far as the Spirit-filled life is [...]

The Greatest And The Smallest

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

God loves little people! He looks for people who are small in their own sight to become the leaders in His Kingdom. All who starts out in the Kingdom of God always starts out as a little person, humble and small in their own eyes.
“If any man will come after me let him deny himself, [...]

How Bad Is Sin

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

“For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.” Romans 3:23
We are sinners because we all sin. We were born with sinful hearts!
What is sin? Sin is disobeying God’s rules, not believing God’s Word. May be you think that you have never done anything wrong, but God knows all your thoughts. He [...]

Die To Self

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

We have sinned, but God loves us and Christ died for us. God loves us and wants Jesus Christ to become the Lord in our life. If we receive Him then we are saved.
Christians seem to agree that God’s plan of salvation from the penalty of sin is a wonderful thing. However, though salvation is [...]

The Lord’s Supper

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

We rely on our Lord and His sacrifice for our salvation.
Christ instituted the Lord’s Supper so that we will remember the great sacrifice that He had made for us.
In Luke 22:19, Jesus said, “Do this in remembrance of Me.” Partaking the Lord’s Supper will help us remember the Lord so that we will not forget [...]