• The Birth of the Church

    "But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth."  —Acts 1:8

    This passage in … more

  • The Last Words of Jesus: The High Priestly Prayer

    Last Words of Jesus:  The High Priestly Prayer


    After Jesus told his apostles that he would be leaving them, he prayed to the Father.  Read all of John 17.  In verses 1-5, Jesus prayed for himself, … more

  • The Last Words of Jesus: Sorrow Turned Into Joy

    Last Words of Jesus:  Sorrow Turned Into Joy


    "So also you have sorrow now, but I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you."  John 16:22 (ESV)

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  • The Last Words of Jesus: The Work of the Spirit

    The Work of the Spirit

    "Nevertheless, I tell you the truth:  it is to your advantage that I go away, for if I do not go away, the Helper will not come to you.  But if I go, I will send him to you."  … more

  • Haters

    Last Words of Jesus



    Reading from the Book of John, chapter 15, verse 9:

    "If you were of the world, the world would love you as its own, but because you are not

     of the world, … more

  • The Last Words of Jesus

    "Six days before the Passover, Jesus came to Bethany, Lazarus lived, whom Jesus had raised from the dead.  Here a dinner was given in Jesus' honor.  Martha served, while Lazarus was among those … more

  • WHO is Church: The Armor of God

    The Armor of God 

    "Finally, be strong in the Lord in his mighty power.  Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil's schemes.  For our struggle is not against … more

  • WHO is Church: Respect Authority

    Who is Church: Respect Your Authority


    All authority in heaven and on earth is given to me.  Matthew 28:18

    In this verse Christ reminds us that in Him rests all authority and all authority  … more

  • WHO is Church: Bride of Christ

    "This is a profound mystery (the marriage of a man and a woman) -- but I am talking about Christ and the church.  However, each one of you also must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife … more