Relationship between True Children of God and those who Oppose theTruth – 2 Timothy 2:23-26

How a True Child of God deals with Opposition to the Truth 23 Have nothing to do with foolish, ignorant controversies; you know that they breed quarrels. Word Study: The words “Have nothing to do with” is one word in the Greek which also means to avoid, to refuse, to reject. The word foolish simply […]

1 John 2:12-14: How do I know that I am truly a Christian? Part 4

Growth in the Lord comes with Increased Knowledge of Scripture 12 I am writing to you, little children, because your sins are forgiven for his name’s sake. 13 I am writing to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one. […]

Hebrews 10:26-27 Warning Against Deliberate and Intentional Sinning

26 For if we go on sinning deliberately after receiving the knowledge of the truth, there no longer remains a sacrifice for sins, 27 but a fearful expectation of judgment, and a fury of fire that will consume the adversaries.   Word Study: The word “deliberately” comes from a greek word which means voluntary, willful and intentional. The word […]

Hebrews 6:4-8 Warning Against Deliberately Rejecting Jesus Christ asthe source of Salvation

Warning Against Deliberately Not Maturing   Characteristics of An Apostate (A person who deliberately rejects Jesus despite having no excuse to do so)   4 For it is impossible, in the case of those who have once been enlightened, who have tasted the heavenly gift, and have shared in the Holy Spirit, 5 and have tasted the goodness of the […]

1 John 5:1-3 Are you truly a Christian?

Comment: In John 3:3, Jesus told Nicodemus that unless a man is born again, he will not see the kingdom of God. Now, the word “again” comes from a greek word “anothen” which means “from above.” This means what Jesus was saying was that, unless a man is born from above, he will not enter […]