Tag Archives: Holy Spirit

Multiplying Our Insight

Multiplying Our Insight (Reading time: 2.3 minutes) The Parable of the Sower in Matthew Chapter 13 contains important insight that many of us may overlook due to the translation of a key word. The parable refers to those who “do not hear or understand” (v. 13, NIV, emphasis added). It quotes Isaiah about people who “will Read More…

Presenting Our Case

Presenting Our Case Summary: We can present our case to God, declaring that Jesus paid the penalty for our sin, our guilt is forgiven and the record of our sin is purged. Find other articles about the legal nature of our spiritual conflict As we saw in a previous article, “Satan” literally means “accuser” and Read More…

The Defense Counsel

The Defense Counsel Summary: Our Defense Counsel consists of the Holy Spirit of God and the Son of God, who represent us before our Father and God, the Judge. Find other articles about the legal nature of our spiritual conflict Our spiritual existence and related conflicts are legal in nature; God is the Judge and Read More…

Scriptural Confession

Scriptural Confession Contents Personal Declaration (Reading time: 2.5 minutes) I’m Blessed by God (Reading time: 1.7 minutes) I’m Blessed Because of What I Do (Reading time: 0.3 minutes) I’m Blessed Because of What Happens to Me (Reading time: 0.2 minutes) Personal Declaration I openly confess that Jesus Christ is my Lord.1 Through his death, burial Read More…

Introduction to the New Covenant

Introduction to the New Covenant Summary: The new covenant defines the relationship God wants to have with every human, what he intends to achieve through that relationship and how he does it. Find more of the Covenant Life Bible Study by Larry Fox Contents: Contract versus Covenant The Covenant Book The Extent of God’s Love Read More…

The Old Covenant Versus the New

The Old Covenant Versus the New Summary: There are major differences between the old and new covenants. Find other articles about God’s covenant relationship with Christians The old and new covenants aren’t the same and the old has been replaced completely by the new. It’s important to believe the whole Bible, yet we must correctly handle Read More…

Entering God’s New Covenant

Entering God’s New Covenant Read the Summary (Reading time: 0.4 minutes) (Total reading time: 4 minutes) Contents Introduction God Made Covenant With Jesus We Enter God’s Covenant Full Article Introduction Sin entered the world through Adam and Eve, making the whole world a prisoner of sin (Rom. 5:12; Gal. 3:22). It made us God’s enemies Read More…

What’s Going On in America?

What’s Going On in America? Summary: There’s a period of great turmoil and uncertainty developing in America, resulting in numerous blows that totally overwhelm the nation, so it’s important for us to know what is happening and why. This isn’t a gloom-and-doom message, rather a “heads up” alert of major changes facing us. Actually, this Read More…

Relevance of Israel: the Festivals

Relevance of Israel: the Festivals Ready the Summary (Reading time: 0.2 minutes) (Total reading time: 23 minutes) Contents Introduction Passover Festival of Unleavened Bread Firstfruits Festival of Weeks (Pentecost) Key Points Festival of Trumpets Day of Atonement Festival of Tabernacles Three Mandatory Festivals Summary Full Article Introduction Leviticus 23:1-2 reads, “The Lord said to Moses, Read More…

Relevance of Israel: the People

Relevance of Israel: the People Read the Summary (Reading time: 0.3 minutes) (Total reading time: 14.8 minutes) Contents Replacement Theology, or Supercessionism God’s position toward the nation of Israel and the Jewish people The Big Question Other Passages of Interest Summary Full Article One of today’s biggest issues is whether the nation of Israel has Read More…