A Few Words Added

“The LORD shall fight for you, and ye shall hold your peace.” (Exodus 14:14) 1) “Onto” – As a drowning (weak) man holds a life…. 2) “In” – As a strong man in confidence…. 3) “Up” – As a (declaring, banner-bearing) man, proclaiming… In the … [Read more]

What Does God Know?

“…for now I know that thou fearest God, seeing thou hast not withheld thy son, thine only son from me.” (Genesis 22:12b) The story that the writer of Genesis 22:1-14 tells is an unbelievable story – without eyes of Faith. Without eyes of Faith – … [Read more]

Opened Eyes

“And God opened her eyes, and she saw a well of water; and she went, and filled the bottle with water, and gave the lad drink.” (Genesis 21:19) The background for this verse is found in Genesis 13; 16; and 21:9-11 – the story of Hagar and Ishmael. … [Read more]

The Future of Repentance

Repentance is to be preached in the Gospel of Jesus Christ: (Acts 20:21) “Testifying both to the Jews, and also to the Greeks, repentance toward God, and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.” Sinners must be made aware in the preacher’s message of … [Read more]

The Fruit of Repentance

What is the Fruit of Repentance? 1) A 180 degree turn from sin and self to God and His Sufficiency (see Acts 20:21; 26:20); the command is to “repent and turn to God, and do works meet for repentance.” This is the Fruit of, or the Result of, the … [Read more]