Grace to You… John MacArthur’s in-depth Bible teaching brings the life-transforming truth of God’s Word to millions of people every day. We see the evidence all around us. There is no standard the world won’t bend, no rule it won’t break. A pragmatic spirit reigns, as people do what is right in their own eyes … More Friday’s Featured Sermon: “An Uncompromising Life”
~ Consider what I say; and the Lord give thee understanding in all things ~ 2 Timothy 2:7, KJV Whether it is listening to a favorite Christian broadcast, sermon, or a daily devotion – immersion into the word of God is not merely a chore to be accomplished. It requires sincere time of meditation in … More Consider the teachings
There are 3 Key elements of simple spiritual growth within the Christian life. Whether you are a new believer in Christ, estranged yourself from the Christian life, or are experiencing a drought in your spiritual journey – these simple principles will ignite a fresh spiritual growth. The central point is to come to know the … More 3 Key Elements of Simple Spiritual Growth
Today’s lesson comes from an old Melchizedek Priesthood Manual Come to Me Priesthood Personal Study Guide 1983/1987. The purpose of this lesson is to increase your commitment to regularly studying and coming to know the scriptures. This lesson is presented as part of our ongoing understanding, and journey, of what it looks like to live an authentic … More Know the Holy Scriptures
Note to the reader: These devotionals are from Evenings with Jesus – A series of devotional readings for the closet and the family. Taken from the late Reverend William Jay. The Holy Scriptures – 2 Timothy 3:15 The Scriptures are a revelation from God, and are “able to make us wise unto salvation.” Let us therefore inquire what … More Scriptures – The living word of God that transforms
Note to the reader: These devotionals are from Evenings with Jesus – A series of devotional readings for the closet and the family. Taken from the late Reverend William Jay. Speak unto the children of Israel, that they go forward… Exodus 14:15 We may consider this command three ways: 1. In reference to the journey of the Israelites. Now, … More Going Forward in Christ
The letters (or epistles) Paul has written to the various Christian community Churches are becoming more inspiring. In a new article series Christianity Today is running, we read what Alister McGrath has to say about Phillipians Chapter 3. In the community group for Ballard Church, we are discussing this very nature and idea of what … More Why knowing about Jesus Christ is not enough | Christianity Today
Gospel – what does it mean? For the Christian, it means the Good News. It is the summation of Salvation. Yet, is there more to this understanding of the Gospel? Pastor Rob Stewart of Ballard Church explores the Gospel and what it means through the lenses of the Epistle Paul wrote to the Christians in … More What is the Gospel?
If the Christian churches were to disappear today – will people know the church is no longer present within the communities? More specifically, have Christian Churches become a relic of the past? Turn on any Christian radio program, listen to many of the sermons being prepared by some of the well-named theologians and Christian ministers. One … More What it means to be the Church today
This morning’s devotion moves us from how we were fashioned to how we were given dominion over all things: 28 And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it, and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens … More Stewardship of all things
If you are somewhat like me – you may not have ever read through the Bible in one year. This does not mean you have not read the Bible, or understand the principles drawn from reading various passages. However, many attempt to read through the Bible and may wonder what is the best way to carry … More Reading through the Bible in 2014
The theme for 2014 here at Christian Apologia is Revelation 3:20-21. Learning to hear the word of God and letting it abide in us will deepen our faith to follow in the footsteps of our Savior. … More CA Scripture theme for 2014
Is there a crisis of grace in today’s churches? Reading through a recent edition of Christianity Today, an Op-Ed article by Mark Galli, focuses on the question – Whatever happened to grace? Galli provides three particular anecdotes as the premise for his article. These three focused on his experience at a mega church where an altar call … More Is there a crisis of the simple message about grace?