Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciples must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me”; (Matt. 16:24). Wherever Jesus went, He drew great crowds. Although the multitude often followed Him as the Messiah, their view of who the Messiah was and what He came to do was … More Following His Ways
In a vision the Prophet Isaiah saw God, He appeared high and exalted, seated on a throne, and the train of his robe filled the temple; (Isa. 6:1). This imagery of God communicated to the prophet the magnificence, splendor, and exaltation of His Omnipotent Being. The Throne of Grace is a divine spiritual seat in … More The Mighty Throne of Grace
You are the salt of the earth. But, if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? (Matt. 5:13a NIV) Have you ever wondered why Christians are referred to as “the salt of the earth?” In the above passage, Jesus is using a simile to teach His disciples that they are … More The Salt of the Earth
After class, Jesus and His disciples left the multitude, boarded a ship and headed for the other side. While in route, a great storm arose and the waves beat the ship. Where exactly was Jesus? He was asleep on a pillow in the hinder part of the ship. The disciples woke Him up exclaiming, “Master, … More Making It to the Other Side
“GOD IS AN ALL CONSUMING FIRE” The glory of the Lord rested on Mount Sinai and the cloud covered it, to the children of Israel the sight of the glory of the Lord was like a devouring consuming fire; (Ex. 24:17).