Tag Archives: The Cross

50 Days of Promises (11): Set Free

John 8:31-32 31 So Jesus said to the Jews who had believed him, “If you abide in my word, you are truly my disciples, 32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”  I am … Continue reading

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50 Days of Promises (7): Adoption to Sonship

Ephesians 1:3-6 3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places, 4 even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and … Continue reading

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50 Days of Promises (5): Delivered From Darkness

Colossians 1:13 He has delivered us from the domain of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of his beloved Son.   For me this morning the most powerful aspect of this short but profoundly powerful verse is the tense, past tense; “has delivered”. … Continue reading

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50 Days of Promises (4): A Temple For The Holy Spirit

1 Corinthians 6:19 Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? Here the Apostle Paul is writing to the Church in Corinth, one of the … Continue reading

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50 Days of Promises (2): Redeemed by the Blood

Ephesians 1:7 7 In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace Hebrews 9:14 how much more will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without blemish … Continue reading

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50 Days of Promises (1): Imperishable, Undefiled, and Unfading

Born Again to a Living Hope 1 Peter 1:3-9  Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection … Continue reading

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The Dead Will Hear His Voice

John 5:19-27 19 Jesus gave them this answer: “Very truly I tell you, the Son can do nothing by himself; he can do only what he sees his Father doing, because whatever the Father does the Son also does. 20 … Continue reading

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Joyful Living

This started as a simple entry in my own personal journal for Sunday October 13, 2013. They are questions from the sermon notes from my local church. They are questions that I would typically glance at and brush off with … Continue reading

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The Word is Alive

Ephesians 5 Walk in Love 5 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. 2 And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 3 But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among … Continue reading

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Ministers of the New Covenant

2 Corinthians 3 (ESV) 3 Are we beginning to commend ourselves again? Or do we need, as some do, letters of recommendation to you, or from you? 2 You yourselves are our letter of recommendation, written on our[a] hearts, to be … Continue reading

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