Monthly Archives: September 2013

KINGDOM COMING WITH POWER

One of those key intervals in Jesus life took place when he came with his disciples to Caesarea Philippi.  It was there Jesus promised that he was going to build his church and that the gates of hades wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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LORD, LORD

What does it mean when you call Jesus “Lord”?  Would it be appropriate to refer to anyone else as “Lord”?  The primary word translated “Lord” in the New Testament means “Might, mighty, lord, principal, ruler.”  It is interesting that when … Continue reading

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FIRST PLACE?

Few passages of Scripture have challenged me more or caused me more introspection than Matthew 6:33-34 when Jesus concluded his discussion of worry and priorities by saying, “But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness and all of … Continue reading

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YOU WANT WHAT IN THE KINGDOM

If we had been able to walk with Jesus during those three and a half years of his ministry on earth we would have been deeply familiar with conversation about the kingdom.  If you tried to systematize Jesus teachings, one … Continue reading

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CHRISTIANS AND WAR

It seems to me that Christians have changed drastically over the last fifty years in their feelings about what the Bible teaches on war.  Fifty years ago there were articles in multiple religious papers promoting the idea that Christian’s should … Continue reading

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