Background

Background

HISTORY shows us exactly how God set the table for the revelation of His Son, and the further mobilization of His Body, the Church. Although the world in which Jesus grew up differs radically from today, there are also essential similarities. As we study the salvation history of the Bible, it is interesting to see…

The Brotherhood of Jesus

The Brotherhood of Jesus

“There is no unity of diversity without Christ at the center.” André Pelser JESUS came to restore man’s first transgression against another. Cain’s care-me-not attitude and indifference is seen in: “Then the Lord said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?” He said, “I do not know. Am I my brother’s keeper?”(Gen. 4: 9). These words were replaced by Jesus’ words on the…

The Inclusivity Of Jesus

The Inclusivity Of Jesus

(Chapter 18) “Inclusion elevates all” Elaine Hall AGAINST the background of the political time in which Jesus lived, the group to which people belonged determined their life, comfort, and future. People were mainly identified by their appearance as Chaldeans, Romans, Jews, Samaritans, soldiers, artisans, fishermen, Pharisees, scribes, women, children and slaves. Each was in a…

The Obedience of Christ

The Obedience of Christ

“Though He was a Son, yet He learned obedience by the things which He suffered. And having been perfected, He became the author of eternal salvation to all who obey Him.” (Heb. 5:8-9) OBEDIENCE is indispensable for spiritual growth. Your degree of obedience determines the degree of authority you will have in the spirit world. Jesus’ whole life testifies to…