Seeing shadow of Jesus Christ in Old Testament: Healing the spring of water

He went out to the spring of water and threw salt in it and said, “Thus says the LORD, ‘I have purified these waters; there shall not be from there death or unfruitfulness any longer.’” [2 Kings 2:21]   In this passage the people went to the prophet Elisha for help. They told him the… Continue reading Seeing shadow of Jesus Christ in Old Testament: Healing the spring of water

Book review: Twelve unlikely heroes (John MacArthur)

Title: Twelve unlikely heroes Author: John MacArthur Publisher: Nelson Books What is a hero? In our modern society a soccer player who scores an impressive goal is regarded as a hero. So is a celebrity or pop star. John MacArthur disagrees. He believes the greatest heroes are those used by God for His glory, and… Continue reading Book review: Twelve unlikely heroes (John MacArthur)

The oldest prophecy recorded in the Bible

Enoch lived sixty-five years, and became the father of Methuselah. Then Enoch walked with God three hundred years after he became the father of Methuselah, and he had other sons and daughters. So all the days of Enoch were three hundred and sixty-five years. Enoch walked with God; and he was not, for God took… Continue reading The oldest prophecy recorded in the Bible

Peter and John saw the empty tomb but had different conclusions

Then Simon Peter came along behind him and went straight into the tomb. He saw the strips of linen lying there, as well as the cloth that had been wrapped around Jesus’ head. The cloth was still lying in its place, separate from the linen. Finally the other disciple, who had reached the tomb first,… Continue reading Peter and John saw the empty tomb but had different conclusions

Palm Sunday to Pentecost Sunday

Palm Sunday is the day the Lord Jesus Christ entered Jerusalem, and the people welcomed Him with leafy branches from palm trees and praises. This event is recorded for us in the 4 gospels. See Matthew 21:1-11, Mark 11:1-11, Luke 19:29-38, and John 12:12-19.   Good Friday is the day the Lord Jesus Christ was… Continue reading Palm Sunday to Pentecost Sunday

Rehab had faith in God

Now before they lay down, she came up to them on the roof, and said to the men, “I know that the Lord has given you the land, and that the terror of you has fallen on us, and that all the inhabitants of the land have melted away before you. For we have heard how the Lord dried up the water of… Continue reading Rehab had faith in God