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  • 2 Timothy

    13 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    2 Timothy As Apostle Paul reached the end of his life it was time to pass the torch to the next generation, preparing leaders to take his place so that the world would continue to hear the life-changing message of Jesus Christ. There has never been another...

  • 1 Timothy

    13 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    1 Timothy Timothy became Paul’s protégé and pastor of the church at Ephesus. As a young minister, Timothy faced all sorts of pressures, conflicts, and challenges from the church and his surrounding culture. Apostle Paul wrote this personal letter to teach...

  • 2 Thessalonians

    13 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    2 Thessalonians Apostle Paul wrote to encourage those who were facing persecution and to correct a misunderstanding about the timing of Jesus Christ’s return. The teaching about the Lord’s return promoted idleness in this young church. The imminent coming...

  • 1 Thessalonians

    13 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    1 Thessalonians First Thessalonians equips believers to help their brothers and sisters in Christ. The Thessalonian church was young and they needed help and encouragement. Both the persecution they faced and the temptations of their pagan culture were...

  • Colossians

    13 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Colossians In this letter Apostle Paul clearly teaches that Jesus Christ has paid the penalty for sin, and that Christ has reconciled us to God, and that Christ gives us the pattern and the power to grow spiritually. Because Jesus is the exact likeness...

  • Do You Desire Perfect Peace

    14 November 2010 ( #Advert )

    Peace, Perfect Peace. God’s peace is different From the world’s peace It is not found in positive thinking In absence of conflict Neither in having good feelings. Real peace comes From knowing God is in control My citizenship In Christ’s Kingdom is sure...

  • What Does It Mean To Be Born Again

    15 November 2010 ( #Becoming A Christian (Sin & Repentance) )

    What Does It Mean To Become Born Again “Jesus answered and saith unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee. Except a man be born again, he cannot see the Kingdom of God.” “Nicodemus saith unto him. How can a man be born when he is old? Can he enter the...

  • Philippians

    18 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Philippians The Philippians church had many different kinds of people in its congregation who were learning to work together. Apostle Paul recognised that problems could occur between believers, but had learned the true secret of having love, peace and...

  • Ephesians

    18 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Ephesians Apostle Paul sent this epistle to the church at Ephesus and others in the region, presenting the supremacy of Jesus Christ. It gives information on the nature of the church and on how church members should live whether they are male, female,...

  • Galatians

    18 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Galatians In the book of Galatians, Apostle Paul proclaims the reality of Christians liberty in Jesus Christ – freedom from the Law and the power of sin, to serve our living God. Paul’s letter to the Galatians declares the freedom of the Christian. The...

  • 2 Corinthians

    18 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    2 Corinthians Apostle Paul was dealing with an ongoing problem in the Corinthian church. He could have refused to communicate until they cleared up their challenges, but he loved them and reached out to them with the love of Jesus Christ. Love, sometimes...

  • 1 Corinthians

    18 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    1 Corinthians The Church at Corinth was weak and in trouble. The Christians were struggling with their Christian faith, life-style and environment. Surrounded by corruption, idolatry, immorality and every conceivable sin, they felt the pressure to adapt....

  • Romans

    18 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Romans As Jerusalem was the centre of Jewish life, Rome was the world’s political, religious, social and economic centre during the Roman Empire. There the major governmental decisions were made, and from there the Gospel spread to the ends of the earth....

  • Acts

    20 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Acts The book of Acts was written by Luke (a Gentile physician), focusing on the history of the Christian Church and its expansion in ever-widening circles beyond Jerusalem, Antioch, Ephesus and Rome – the most influential cities in the world at that...

  • John

    20 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    John Apostle John (son of Zebedee and brother of James), wrote his book to demonstrate that Jesus was the Son of God. In every chapter Jesus deity is revealed – Word, only begotten, Lamb of God, Son of God, true Bread, Life, Resurrection, Vine, I AM....

  • Luke

    23 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Luke Luke was a doctor, a Greek and a Gentile Christian. He was a close friend and companion of Apostle Paul. Luke’s Gospel portrays Jesus as the perfect example of a life lived according to God’s plan – as a child living in obedience to his parents and...

  • Mark

    23 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Mark Mark was not one of the 12 disciples but he accompanied Apostle Paul on his first missionary journey (Acts 13 v 13). Mark’s Gospel emphasizes Jesus Christ’s power as well as his servant hood. Jesus Christ teaching turned the world upside down. But...

  • Matthew

    23 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Matthew Matthew is the author, a Jewish tax collector who became one of Jesus disciples. This book forms the connecting link between the Old Testament and New Testament with its emphasis on the fulfilment of prophecy. Matthew was once despised as a tax...

  • What Will You Be Doing In The Last Days

    23 November 2010 ( #Becoming A Christian (Sin & Repentance) )

    What Will You Be Doing InThe Last Days “The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance. But the day of the Lord will...

  • Malachi

    26 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Malachi This book was written by Malachi the prophet about 430 BC, forming a bridge between the Old Testament and the New Testament. Its purpose was to confront the children of Israel with their sins and to restore their relationship with God. Malachi...

  • Zechariah

    26 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Zechariah Zechariah the prophet wrote to encourage the people of Israel to put away the sin in their lives and to continue rebuilding the Temple. Zechariah spoke to the people enduring hardships, whom were discouraged because of their relative small population...

  • Haggai

    26 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Haggai Haggai was the first of the post-exilic prophets. The other two were Zechariah and Malachi. When the Israelites first returned from Babylon, they had set about rebuilding the Temple. Although they began with the right attitude, the people eventually...

  • Zephaniah

    26 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Zephaniah This book was written by Zephaniah who served as prophet to Judah from 640-621 BC. King Josiah of Judah was attempting to reverse the evil trends set by the previous Kings of Judah – Manasseh and Amon. Josiah followed God, and during his reign,...

  • Habakkuk

    26 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Habakkuk Habakkuk served as a prophet to Judah from 612-589 BC, during the reign of Jehoiakim. During that time Babylon was becoming the dominant world power. Habakkuk became troubled and he brought his concerns directly to God. Habakkuk’s example is...

  • Nahum

    26 November 2010 ( #The Bible )

    Nahum Nahum served as a prophet to Judah and Assyria from 663-654 BC. Nahum was a prophet to Nineveh the capital of the Assyrian Empire. Jonah (another prophet) had seen the citizens of Nineveh repent a century earlier (Read the book of Jonah), but they...

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