Author Archives: thebiblicalway

About thebiblicalway

I am a Christian by the grace of God. Ephesians 2:8, 9 Jesus loves me and I love Him. I love my wife, my family and my larger family, the true Church of God.

The ‘God of All Comfort’

‘Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any trouble, … Continue reading

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Does God Discipline His People?

Disciplining with Corporal Punishment When I was a youngster my mother spoke of the *birch. She could remember its use for punishing petty criminals, and even I can remember when it was used in the Isle of Man, back in … Continue reading

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Jesus, My Friend

The title of this short article is ‘Jesus, My Friend’. That’s a huge claim to make, but it is true, and the same can be said for all Christians, i.e., those who believe, trust, and obey Him (John 15:14). This … Continue reading

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Persecution of Christians

‘“And you will be hated by all for My name’s sake. But he who endures to the end will be saved (Matthew 10:22).”’ Today we hear of ‘ethnic cleansing’ which is an extreme form of persecution. The people who organise … Continue reading

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Jesus said, “Follow Me.”

Users of online social media such as FaceBook or Twitter are most likely familiar with the term, ‘Follower’. They will visit particular web platforms, like what they see, and consequently register themselves as followers. They may also opt into receiving … Continue reading

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A Light to the Gentiles

Time and again we are reminded that context is king – Yes, indeed for understanding the Scriptures, but there is another aspect of context that is seldom appreciated; that is the context of passages and their connections in different books … Continue reading

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The Message of the Bible

‘“For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life (John 3:16).”’ The Purpose of God’s Creation You’ve got five to ten minutes to explain … Continue reading

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