March 16, 2014
God providentially organizes and moves missionary teams to throw the net of the gospel far. Powerful witness is not the result of the initiative by men, but the operation of the risen Christ.
March 9, 2014
At the heart of this debate was the essence of the gospel. Is salvation by grace through faith, or are works of the law also necessary?
March 2, 2014
Paul did pinpoint preaching, keeping to the subject and hitting the target every time. He made adjustments depending on who his audience was, but the goal was always the gospel of God.
February 23, 2014
The Son could bring what the Law could not—forgiveness of sins.
February 16, 2014
Luke shows us men sharing Jesus as the light of the world, and one man being made as blind physically as he was spiritually.
January 26, 2014
God was working! The gospel was not a “Jewish thing.” Christ was and is building his church!
January 19, 2014
The Lord introduces Peter to a man whom God had been drawing. Gradually the sphere of gospel influence was widening from Jew to Samaritan to Gentile proselyte to God-fearing Gentiles.
January 11, 2014
In the New Testament, much of the evangelism was done through everyday living, “evangel-living.” This means that every true believer in Jesus Christ bringing the gospel to his or her world through the natural web of relationships that God has supernaturally arranged individually for them. A believer that not only lives a life that reflects the […]
January 11, 2014
It is clear from the book of Acts that it as their final yielding to God as true disciples and His filling of them with His Holy Spirit that allowed them to go forth obediently as His witnesses.
January 10, 2014
Although the disciples responded immediately to Jesus’ call and followed him, the gospel of Mark records that the disciples: questioned Christ’s authority and leadership (8:31–33; 5:35–43) doubted Christ’s ability to protect and provide (4:35–40; 6:35–52; 8:1–21) suffered spiritual dullness (5:24–34) experienced the power and joy of their calling (6:7–14) experienced reality of the price of their […]