Cities of Refuge

Cities of Refuge

In the Book of Numbers Chapter 35 we read of the Cities of Refuge.  Why were these cities setup at the time of the nation of Israel entering the promised land?  Let’s first read what it says, Numbers 35:6, “Now among these cities which you give to the Levites you...
What do you know about Jeroboam?

What do you know about Jeroboam?

In 1 Kings 12:20, Jeroboam, the son of Nebat becomes the first King of the Northern Kingdom, Israel. He would reign for 22 years. During his reign, King Jeroboam would lead Israel down a path of disobedience and sin to God. Sadly, God had given Jeroboam an opportunity...
Faith over Fear in 2022

Faith over Fear in 2022

As a new year rolls around many people will be making New Years’ resolutions.  It’s a time-honored tradition to make statements of commitment to being better or to act on various aspects of self-improvement.   Specifically, these resolutions may...
Is the Sinner’s Prayer Scriptural?

Is the Sinner’s Prayer Scriptural?

Have you heard of the “Sinner’s Prayer” or perhaps you have been asked to recite it with someone to be saved?  There are numerous church organizations and preachers who prescribe to what is known as the Sinners Prayer.  We are going to investigate the...
Part 2: Examples of Baptism in the Book of Acts

Part 2: Examples of Baptism in the Book of Acts

See Part 1: Examples of Baptism in the Book of Acts God Sends Ananias To Meet Saul Saul who was later Paul, was converted on the road to Damascus.  God sent Ananias to minster to Paul, who was baptized. Now there was a certain disciple at Damascus named Ananias; and...
Examples of Baptism in the Book of Acts

Examples of Baptism in the Book of Acts

The one church which Christ died for began in the Book of Acts, Chapter 2. We read of how on the Day of Pentecost, the Jews were all in one place – Jerusalem. There were Jews from all corners of the world. There were Parthians, Medes, Elamites, Mesopotamians, Judeans...