Bible Study: Parable of the Sower–Book of Mark 4:1-9

Bible Study: Parable of the Sower–Mark 4:1-9 1 On another occasion [Jesus] began to teach by the sea. A very large crowd gathered around Him so that He got into a boat on the sea and sat down. And the whole crowd was beside the sea on land. 2 And He taught them at length in parables, and … More Bible Study: Parable of the Sower–Book of Mark 4:1-9

Biblical Perspective: Unwordly Peace–Peace that Transcends Worldly Understanding

Biblical Perspective: Unwordly Peace; Peace that Transcends Worldly Understanding–By Paul Anderson We do not follow Jesus because it is practical.  It may cost us a great deal in fact. We follow the way of Christ because it is true.  As Jesus said to Pilate: “For this I was born, and for this I came into … More Biblical Perspective: Unwordly Peace–Peace that Transcends Worldly Understanding

Biblical Perspective: When Jesus Comes, Will He Find Faith?

Biblical Perspective: When Jesus Comes, Will He Find Faith? — By Paul Anderson Following the Parable of the Widow and the Judge in Luke 18:1-8, Jesus asks: “And yet, when the Son of Man comes, will He find faith on earth?” On one hand, this query puts the cap on the story of the woman … More Biblical Perspective: When Jesus Comes, Will He Find Faith?

How Psalm 91 Can Help With Depression

How Psalm 91 Can Help With Depression Depression is a serious struggle for many. Whether clinically diagnosed or simply going through a dark time, feelings of depression hold us back and distort Truth. In times like these, the only thing strong enough to conquer the “battle for the mind” (and all the forces of darkness … More How Psalm 91 Can Help With Depression

Daily Devotion: Reaching Your Ultimate Goals–1 Kings 2:3

Daily Devotion: Reaching Your Ultimate Goals–1 Kings 2:3 Few people can (honestly) say that success doesn’t matter to them. Not only are we hard-wired to succeed, but we live in a world driven by success. For that same reason, many find failure unbearable. So much so in fact, they’d rather give up their passions and … More Daily Devotion: Reaching Your Ultimate Goals–1 Kings 2:3

Biblical Perspective: Something Greater Than the Temple Is Here!

Biblical Perspective: “Something Greater Than the Temple Is Here!” — By Professor Paul Anderson Jesus ran into trouble in a number of ways during His ministry. He disrupted the temple money-changing and animal-selling schemes, declaring that God’s house was a house of prayer—open to all people, not just those who could afford it. He dined … More Biblical Perspective: Something Greater Than the Temple Is Here!

Bible Study: The Forthcoming Tribulation–Matthew 24

Bible Study: The Great Tribulations–Matthew 24:15-28 [In Continuation of (read first): The Destruction of the Temple Foretold & A Sign of Jesus’ Coming and the End Times –Matthew 24:1-14] “Great Tribulation” Passage — Matthew 24:15-28: 15 “When you see the desolating abomination spoken of through Daniel the prophet standing in the holy place (let the reader understand), 16 then … More Bible Study: The Forthcoming Tribulation–Matthew 24

Verse of the Day: Certain in Uncertainty — 1 John 3:2

Verse of the Day “Dear Friends, we are God’s children now; what we shall be has not yet been revealed…” –1 John 3:2. Our natural inclination is to be so certain that we look at uncertainty as a bad thing. The nature of life (particularly maturity in the spiritual life) however, requires unbridled trust in … More Verse of the Day: Certain in Uncertainty — 1 John 3:2

Bible Study: A Sign of Jesus’ Coming and The End Times–Matthew 24

Bible Study: The Beginning of Calamities–Matthew 24:3-14 “3 As He was sitting on the Mount of Olives, the disciples approached Him privately and said, ‘Tell us, when will this happen, and what sign will there be of Your coming, and of the end of the age?” 4 Jesus said to them in reply, ‘See that no one … More Bible Study: A Sign of Jesus’ Coming and The End Times–Matthew 24