Practical Teaching

"For We Shall See Him As He Is" Practical teaching addresses a very real concern: that of sin in the believer’s life. It seeks to equip the faithful in Christ to have "victory" in his life over sin and to help him achieve practical holiness. But there is great confusion today over what teaching is … Continue reading Practical Teaching

Reasons for Hardship

It seems common for some to think that hardship in a believer's life means God is "punishing" that person for some secret (or public) sin. Although this is a possibility as I hope to show, it isn't the only reason for suffering in the life of a believer. First it's important to understand that a "believer," … Continue reading Reasons for Hardship

God’s Judgment

There's this belief in the world that God's judgment means great miraculous events like fire and brimstone raining from heaven on Sodom and Gomorrah (Gen 19:24), or inexplicable plagues of sickness and swarms of creatures and storms in sequence to destroy a nation's economy as happened to Egypt (Exodus 7-12), ... always something big and spectacular. But the greatest and most frightening of … Continue reading God’s Judgment

The Life of The Flesh is in The Blood

Leviticus 17 gave several instructions to the Israelites regarding their sacrifices.  Most notably in the first 9 verses, the Israelites were to bring the animals which they intended to sacrifice to the tabernacle (later it would be the temple in Jerusalem).  The people were not to make their animal sacrifices any old place they wanted.  They … Continue reading The Life of The Flesh is in The Blood