Tag Archives: spirit

Love the Lord Your God

Love the Lord Your God (Reading time: 1.3 minutes) A teacher of the law asked Jesus which was the most important commandment. He answered, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength” (Mark 12:30, NIV; also, Luke 10:27). “Heart” Read More…

Spiritual Law of Contact

Spiritual Law of Contact (Reading time: 1.5 minutes) The Gospel of Mark records the story of a woman who had been bleeding for twelve years, despite spending all her money on medical treatments. She heard about Jesus and thought she would be healed if she could simply touch his clothes (Mark 5:25-28). When she touched Read More…

Presenting Our Case

Presenting Our Case (Reading time: 12.2 minutes) Contents Introduction Pleading Our Case Proper Protocol Summary Introduction As we saw in a previous article, “Satan” literally means “accuser” and he brings formal legal charges against us. We silence him with a three-step response: humble ourselves, confess we’re guilty as charged, and conform what we think and Read More…

A Time of Hope and Grace

A Time of Hope and Grace (Reading time: 6.5 minutes) Contents Article Summary Article We are now in a period of human history that offers us unique opportunities. It’s becoming clear that we’re in the end-times period known as “the beginning of birth pains” (Matt. 24:8, NIV). Environmental, political and societal problems are worsening; military conflicts Read More…

Entering the New Covenant

Entering the New Covenant Summary: Jesus paid the penalty for sin so we can enter covenant relationship with God and experience his love and blessings, including salvation. Find more of the Covenant Life Bible Study by Larry Fox Contents: Biblical Background God’s Covenant with Abraham God’s Original Covenant with Israel The Marriage Covenant The New 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 (Reading time: 4.7 minutes) Contents Introduction Treatment of Sin Nature of the Covenants Functions of the Covenants Summary Introduction 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 (Reading time: 4 minutes) Contents Introduction God Made Covenant With Jesus We Enter God’s Covenant 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 and separated us from him (Rom. 5:10; Col. 1:21). In Read More…

Royal Partners

Royal Partners Learning to Work with God Click here to buy online Click here to buy online Being a child of God can be confusing at times. Does serving Him mean doing only what He tells us, or do we have authority to act on our own? If we’re doing His will, should we expect Read More…