Looking forward to heavenly and eternal glory

We have confidence in the God of glory. He is the God who has given us a glimpse of His heavenly and eternal glory. In the “parable of the shrewd manager”, Jesus speaks to us of “eternal dwellings” (Luke 16:9). His words are an echo of the 23rd Psalm: “I will dwell in the house …

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Christ Has Given Us The Victory.

Revelation 16:1-17:8 We live in an unbelieving and rebellious world - ‘they refused to repent and glorify Him’. In an increasingly hostile environment, we must seek to maintain our faithful’ testimony’. There are many who take delight in sin. They rebel against God. They take pleasure in persecuting the people of God: ‘They will make …

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You meant it for evil, but God meant it for good.

Genesis 37:1-36 Here, we have human sin and divine grace. We see jealousy (11) and its effects: ‘where jealousy and selfish ambition exist, there will be disorder and every vile practice’(James 3:16). We see God working out His purpose: ‘you meant evil against me; but God meant it for good’(50:20). In his dreams, Joseph was …

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Jesus – the Saviour – takes the place of Barabbas – the sinner.

Jesus - the Saviour - takes the place of Barabbas - the sinner. Each one of us can see ourselves in Barabbas - the sinner for whom Jesus died. "He saved others, but He cannot save Himself" (Mark 15:31) - This is missing the point of Jesus' death. It was by sacrificing Himself that He …

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