‘Create in me a clean heart, O God… Cast me not away from Thy presence… Restore to me the joy of Thy salvation’(Psalm 51:10-12). These words come to us from the ancient past. They were first spoken many centuries ago. They can be the words which change your future. You can make them your words. […]Read More “Create in me a clean heart.”
Am I going to heaven? – This is the most important question of all. Jesus says, “Unless one is born anew, again, from above, he cannot see the Kingdom of God” (John 3:3). Here, Jesus is speaking about the new birth, the second birth, the heavenly birth. His words weren’t spoken to the publican in […]Read More Am I going to heaven?
Bread and wine – these were the elements chosen by Jesus to teach us about His dying love. The bread speaks to us of Jesus’ body broken for us. The wine speaks to us of Jesus’ blood shed for us. Jesus used bread and wine to proclaim His salvation. He did this at the Last […]Read More Bread And Wine
“Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born anew (from above), he cannot see the Kingdom of God” (John 3:3). (1) The absolute need of the new birth – because of sin (Romans 3:23); (2) The Gospel basis for the new birth is the death of Christ for us (Titus 3:3-7). (3) The […]Read More The New Birth
Let Christ be born in you! – “O Holy Child of Bethlehem … Be born in us today”. —– Matthew 1:18-25; Luke 2:1-7 ‘The old, old story – it is ever new’. With each passing year, we move further away from the time when Christ was born. Further away from the time when He was […]Read More Let Christ be born in you …
Luke 2:1-20 God is in control! Jesus was born in Bethlehem. Long before it happened, God had it planned (1-7; Micah 5:2-3). As we approach Christ’s Return, God still has His plan. He is still in control. The birth of Christ is not merely an event from the past. It is also a message for […]Read More Let Christ be ‘born this day’ – in your heart!
Matthew 1:18-25 The birth of Christ is a fulfilment of prophecy: ‘The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a Son, and they will call Him Immanuel’ (Matthew 1:23; Isaiah 7:14). Christ is ‘God with us’. He was born through the power of the Holy Spirit (Matthew 1:18,20). He is still ‘God […]Read More “The virgin will be with child … ” (Isaiah 7:14; Matthew 1:23). “He will save His people from their sins” (Matthew 1:21).