In a matter of weeks after Jesus’ crucifixion, thousands of Jews gathered in Jerusalem on the Day of Pentecost. The Holy Spirit fell on the apostles, and Peter preached the first gospel sermon. 3,000 souls responded to the message and got saved. How did they do that? Continue reading How Did the First Christians Become Christians?
My last article ended with the question, “At what point in our faith do we die with Christ?” The answer is in Romans 6. The Roman Christians had died to sin, as verse 2 indicates.
We see the answer beginning in verse 3.
Most people don’t want to die. We instinctively want to survive. Ironically, God requires death from every believer. We must die to sin! Continue reading You Must Die Before You Die
Do you understand how and why Christ’s death removes sin? Most people don’t. After this article, you may understand His sacrifice more clearly than ever before!
My last article was about the problem of sin. In today’s article, we’ll begin unpacking God’s wonderful solution. The remedy lies in His character. Continue reading The Life is in the Blood
Zombies are scary. While trying to find a zombie pic for this article, my wife couldn’t even look at them! Fortunately, they aren’t real. Or are they?
We’ll get to that in a minute.
My last article was about God’s holiness. Today, let’s discuss the problem of sin and its terrible consequences.
In my last article, we ended with the question, “Where should we start to learn the one gospel?” The answer is twofold:
- The Old Testament
- The concept of God’s holiness Continue reading The Gospel: Where Do We Start?