The 7 tendencies of the sinful heart

In Ephesians 4:19-32 Paul reveals 7 tendencies of the sinful heart. Such are “damaging to relationships, disruptive of God’s purpose, and require persistent battling.”   1. Tendency toward self-indulgence They have become callous and have given themselves up to sensuality, greedy to practice every kind of impurity. But that is not the way you learned… Continue reading The 7 tendencies of the sinful heart

What is the Word of God and what it does

Below are some verses from the New Testament of the Bible on what is the Word of God and what it does. The verses are by no means exhaustive.   For though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you again the basic principles of the oracles of God.… Continue reading What is the Word of God and what it does

Bible Verses On Grace

There are many bible verses about grace. Below is a sampling drawn from the new testament from NASB bible.   And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth. [John 1:14]   For of His fullness we… Continue reading Bible Verses On Grace

Access to God through Jesus

But into the second part the high priest went alone once a year, not without blood, which he offered for himself and for the people’s sins committed in ignorance [Hebrews 9:7] The “second part” in the above verse refers to the holy of holies. It was the innermost room in the tabernacle or temple where… Continue reading Access to God through Jesus

Yes, that murderer can go to heaven

  This morning I met a cousin. My cousin is a follower of another faith. Our short conversation somehow turned into a religious discussion. He told me he could accept the command by the Lamb (Jesus) for His followers to love one another. But he could not believe nor accept that a murderer would go… Continue reading Yes, that murderer can go to heaven