Before the creation, there is the Creator. * He is the chief focus of attention in the Bible’s first chapter. Wherever we look in Genesis 1, we see the word, God. This is about Him. Genesis 1 speaks about us. It tells us where we have come from. We have come from God. He is […]Read More Preaching The Word Of The Lord – Genesis 1:1-2:3
Numbers 30:1-32:42 In the various areas of life – -personal faithfulness (chapter 30), our relationship with the world (chapter 31), our relationship with the Lord’s people (chapter 32), there is one thing which is of the utmost importance: “we will do as the Lord has said” (Numbers 32:31). This is the most important thing: obedience […]Read More We Will Do As The Lord Has Said.
“Don’t free this man! Free Barabbas!” (John 18:40). The Gospel is here – suffering for Jesus, salvation for us. Put yourself in the place of Barabbas, and rejoice in this: Jesus took your place. Jesus died for you.Read More Suffering For Jesus, Salvation For Us
It was You, Lord, who “established David king over Israel” (1 Chronicles 14:2). Help us to be like David. He “inquired of You” (1 Chronicles 14:10,14). He “did as You commanded him” (1 Chronicles 14:16). He gave all the glory to You (1 Chronicles 14:11,17). Help us, Lord, to seek Your will, to do Your […]Read More Help us, Lord, to seek Your will, to do Your will, and to give all the glory to You.
True and lasting joy comes from You, Lord. This joy doesn’t depend on good things happening to us. Even when bad things are happening to us, this joy, Your joy, is still there – because You are still there. You’re with us – and You’re for us. The world cannot give this joy to us. Joy is […]Read More True and lasting joy comes from You, Lord.
Mark 6:30-44 “He saw a huge crowd and had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd.Then He began to teach them many things” (Mark 6:34). Salvation comes from the love of God. We are sinners without a Saviour. He teaches and He shows us the Good News of His salvation. “This […]Read More Salvation Comes From The Love Of God.
In Luke 13:1-21, we see Jesus preaching, teaching and healing. At the heart of His ministry, there is love. The story of Jesus’ life on earth is an “old, old story.” It tells us about events which happened about 2,000 years ago. This story is still relevant to our life today. That is because it is […]Read More Christ’s Love – Reaching Us, Changing Us And Growing In Us