The Promises of God Find their “Yes” in Him

2 CORINTHIANS 1:19-22 For the Son of God, Jesus Christ, whom we proclaimed among you, Silvanus and Timothy and I, was not Yes and No, but in him it is always Yes. 20 For all the promises of God find their Yes in him. That is why it is through him that we utter our…

God’s Provision for Singleness and Marriage

1 CORINTHIANS  7:1-16 (ESV) Now concerning the matters about which you wrote: “It is good for a man not to have sexual relations with a woman.” 2 But because of the temptation to sexual immorality, each man should have his own wife and each woman her own husband. 3 The husband should give to his…

“You Were Bought With a Price!”

  1 CORINTHIANS 6:12-20 (ESV) “All things are lawful for me,” but not all things are helpful. “All things are lawful for me,” but I will not be dominated by anything. 13 “Food is meant for the stomach and the stomach for food”—and God will destroy both one and the other. The body is not…

Why Not Suffer Wrong?

“WHY NOT SUFFER WRONG?” Jason K. Boothe 1 CORINTHIANS 6:1-11 (ESV) When one of you has a grievance against another, does he dare go to law before the unrighteous instead of the saints? 2 Or do you not know that the saints will judge the world? And if the world is to be judged by…

You Shall Know Them By Their Fruits…But What is Fruit?

Christians, like healthy fruit-bearing trees, will bear much spiritual fruit. And this spiritual fruit is not comprised of mere human works, self-improvement efforts, or attempts at better behavior. Good spiritual fruit is the correct testimony concerning Christ and His Gospel flowing from the abundance of the heart. Good fruit is a product of a changed mind concerning Christ, the “fruit of our lips that acknowledge his name.”

He is Able to Keep You

While grumblers and malcontents follow their own sinful desires in trying to pursue a righteousness apart from Christ, God’s people rest in the completed Gospel work, being persuaded by the testimony of Scripture that God is able to keep His people, presenting us blameless through Jesus Christ our Lord. The keeping power of God in the person and work of Christ serves as proof positive that the redemptive work is truly complete. True Christians rejoice in the power of God to keep His people. And one day, God will present us faultless before the presence of His glory in, by, and through the work of Christ.

Barren Trees and Waterless Clouds: The False Gospel of Dreamers

Christians are called ‘believers’ precisely because we have been granted faith to believe the true testimony concerning Christ as contained in His precious Word. Those who trust in any other message short of God’s Word stand guilty of second-guessing the authority and providence of God, ensuring their own sure destruction. To follow the mere dreams of men, said by Jude to be “barren trees and waterless clouds,” is to forsake the clear teaching of Scripture.