From our Devotional
The religious folks in Jesus’ days missed God’s best for them because they continued to religiously cling to the Mosaic laws and rituals (the shadow) when Jesus Christ (the body) which casts the shadow had manifested fully to them.
In spite of the revelation of the grace of God that brings salvation to all men, yet many religious folks today are still pursing, following and observing the Old Testament laws and rituals as a means of righteousness, or as a means obtaining God’s favour, approval, or salvation. It is simply foolishness to keep chasing after the shadow when the body which casts the shadow is available and within your reach…read more
From our Blog
Christianity is not merely about a changed life, but rather it is about an exchanged life. Christianity is essentially about exchanging our sinfulness for God’s righteousness; our corruption for God’s holiness; our poverty for God’s riches; our weakness for God’s strength; our foolishness for God’s wisdom; and our sorrow for God’s joy.
A call to be a Christian is basically a call to exchange your sin-riddled and sin-trodden nature and life for a holy and divine nature and life of Christ. It is a call to exchange your human, selfish and lower thoughts and ways for Christ’s divine, selfless and higher thoughts and ways…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