Woman…Thou Art Successful!

Woman…Thou Art Successful!

Women are disciples of Jesus just like men are – with the privilege of equality and the responsibility of faithfulness. Luke 8:1-3 (NLT) 1 Soon afterward Jesus began a tour of the nearby towns and villages, preaching and announcing the Good News about the Kingdom of...
Immanuel – God is with you!

Immanuel – God is with you!

The first fulfillment of prophecy in the New Testament about the birth of Jesus is found in Matthew 1:23. Matthew 1:23 (NKJV) “Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which is translated, “God with us.” This is...
Thanksgiving is over, now what?

Thanksgiving is over, now what?

The challenge now that the Thanksgiving holiday has passed is to maintain an attitude of gratitude. Ephesians 5:20 (NKJV) Giving thanks always for all things to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. I want you to notice the first three words in our...
What is the Gospel?

What is the Gospel?

Question: What is the Gospel?  Answer: The Gospel is the Good News about Jesus Christ.  The Good News is that through the sacrifice of Jesus, God exchanged your sin for His righteousness. 2 Corinthians 5:21 (NKJV) For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that...
The Gospel Really Works!

The Gospel Really Works!

If the Apostle Paul were here today, I think one of the things he would say to us is: “The Gospel really works!” Romans 1:16 (NIV) For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then...
Two Aspects to Righteousness

Two Aspects to Righteousness

There are two aspects to righteousness – internal and external.  Internal righteousness equates to receiving a new righteous nature when you are born again.  External righteousness equates to living a godly life. 2 Corinthians 5:21 (NKJV) For He made Him who knew no...