3 great and eternal words, CHRIST…BIBLE…TRUTH that can get us out of ourselves and into a higher plane. Remember when we sung the following words— “I have no desire to stay where doubts arise and fears dismay; Lord, plant my feet on higher ground. Though some may dwell where these abound, my desire is higher… Continue reading PTB2-38: Christ, the Bible and Truth.
In God We Trust: The Motto One of the first found references of the motto “In God We Trust” is heard in the U.S. National Anthem, The Star-Spangled Banner. The song was written by Francis Scott Key in 1814 and later adopted as the national anthem. In the last stanza Key writes a variation of the phrase: “…And… Continue reading PTB2-37: In God We Trust
“And, behold, the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom; and the earth did quake, and the rocks rent…” It was such a natural and God given plan of flow that Jesus gave of the kingdom of God within believers IN CHRIST that turned eventually only at the… Continue reading PTB2-36: Zealots and the Demonic Veil.
3-1: Other Scriptures to Support Colossians 1:25. As stated earlier it is possible to overlook this writing and editing aspect of the ministry of Paul until you focus on it as found in Colossians 1:25; however once it has your attention, you can find other scriptures to support the same thesis.NOTE: It should be stated… Continue reading PTB2-35: The Apostle Paul, Chief Editor of the New Testament.
In order to get the full impact of Christian faith, we must first get the full impact of Christian hope—”now, faith is the substance of things HOPED FOR…” Three things are most important in the Christian life—faith, hope, and love; and although the greatest of these is love, in order to appreciate the full impact… Continue reading PTB2-34: IMPACT OF THE HOPE!
TABLE OF CONTENTS Introductions to LCC set and this Volume 1 Prophets to the Nations. The 7 Volumes of the Learn Christ Commentaries. Respect for God’s Great Design of the Bible. Preface: Learn Christ from the Apostles and Prophets page 1 chapter 1: Paul Wraps up the Bible page 3 1-1 Other… Continue reading PTB2-33: LEARN CHRIST FROM THE APOSTLES AND PROPHETS, The OT according to the NT (Published originally as volume 1 of the LCC)
“Marvelous are all thy works of Creation, Oh Lord.” We stand in awe of both the astronomical creations of God and the microscopic. Man through the years has come to learn that even one atom is a marvel of a nucleus of positive protons holding together an equal number of electrons in orbit; think of… Continue reading PTB2-32: Great Design of the Bible
Ways in which Jesus is the Foundation Stone. 1. The Father established this corner stone. 2. Jesus’s perfection was tested on earth. 3. Jesus is precious as the beloved Son of the Father. 4. The only foundation for faith laid by the Father. 5. People are only made… Continue reading PTB2-31: The Bible is Christ Jesus as the Foundation Stone. (a message for you in 5 parts or a teaching outline that will preach).
Focus: In order to appreciate some of the greatness of God the Father, we must appreciate some of the greatness of the Lord Jesus Christ. 1-4: Messages to Five Nations. Also Jeremiah 27 tells us of how the messages got to five kings of the 21. “In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim the… Continue reading PTB2-30: Jesus and the Apostles complete the Gospel story that God the Holy Spirit started in the Prophets.
Introduction. A Reminder of the Gospel Preached to Abraham– “And I will make thee exceeding fruitful, and I will make nations of thee, and kings shall come out of thee. And I will establish my covenant between me and thee and thy seed after thee in their generations for an everlasting covenant, to be God… Continue reading PTB2-29: The Everlasting Covenant for the Everlasting Gospel in Revelation.