From our Devotional
It is a contradiction in terms to call Jesus “Lord” and yet not obey His commands. It is simply a self-delusion or self-deception to claim to be a follower of Christ and yet not a doer of the teaching of Christ. Anyone who is only a hearer, reader, preacher or teacher of God’s Word, but not a doer of God’s Word is only deceiving himself.
Sadly, many believers today who are eager and diligent hearers, readers, preachers and teachers of God’s Word are reluctant and lazy doers of God’s Word. The primary evidence of submission to the Lordship of Jesus Christ is the willingness and eagerness to obey His commands and teachings…read more
From our Blog
It is fire that begets fire. How do we expect a minister of God who is spiritually dead or lukewarm to rekindle or ignite God’s love in our hearts by his preaching or teaching? Such a minister of God can only excite or stir up people’s emotions with his enticing and sweet words. But, of what good or profit is exciting people’s emotions when their spirits are dead in sins and their souls are famishing for the truth?
Like Ezekiel, firebrand believers are the only hope of “dry bones” in the valley of sin today. A spiritually dead, cold or lukewarm believer or minister is of no good to perishing souls. A man not on fire for God cannot set another man or nation on fire for God!read more
From our Bible Study
Paul went further to expose and correct the foolishness of the Galatians in seeking to earn their inheritance or blessing in Christ through allegiance or obedience to the law by presenting clearly to them the following vital truths.
First, the Promise of Salvation for all mankind through the Seed of Abraham God made to Abraham was not to the Jews but to Christ as the Seed of Abraham. Therefore, those who belong to Christ by putting faith in Him are the heirs of God’s spiritual promises to Abraham. The Gentiles don’t need to become like the Jews to inherit the blessings of Abraham. They only need to become God’s children through faith in Christ…read more