Category Archives: Scriptural Theme

The Transfiguration

The transfiguration is recored in Luke 9:28-36; Matthew 17:1-9 and Mark 9:2-13. Eight days prior to the transfiguration (Luke 9:28) Jesus was explaining to His disciples the ‘cost of discipleship’. Peter had confessed that Jesus was the ‘Christ of God’ … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Revelation, Scriptural Theme | Tagged | Leave a comment

Treasures of the Gospel According to John (Part 2)

[For Part 1, please see previous article.] Feeding the five thousand was a truly remarkable miracle, but He also brought people back to life. He raised Lazarus who had been in the tomb for four days (11:17, 39, 43, 44). … Continue reading

Posted in Salvation, Scriptural Theme, Scripture, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Treasures of The Gospel According to John (Part 1)

I love John’s Gospel. Through reading it I came to know the Lord, and I was convicted of my sin and of His righteousness. The Holy Spirit spoke to me through the words of John. I was convinced that what … Continue reading

Posted in Salvation, Scriptural Theme, Scripture, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Our Battle with Sin and Satan

Both the Old and New Testaments have much to say about sin, but what is sin? Sin is disobedience to God, any action, thought or word that is unpleasing to Him. Everyone sins (Romans 3:23), and because of their sinning … Continue reading

Posted in Obedience, Revelation, Salvation, Scriptural Theme, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Angel of the LORD

The first occurrence of the phrase ‘The Angel of the LORD’ appears in Genesis 16:7 – ‘Now the Angel of the LORD found her by a spring of water in the wilderness, by the spring on her way to Shur.’ … Continue reading

Posted in Scriptural Theme, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Miracles of Jesus

Altogether the New Testament records 37 miracles performed by Jesus. Only one is mentioned in all four gospels, i.e., Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, and that is the feeding of the 5,000. Bear in mind that the number given was … Continue reading

Posted in Revelation, Salvation, Scriptural Theme, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Glory of God

There are many references in the Bible to God’s glory, both in the Old the New Testaments, but what is meant by the glory of God? I know that when I look at the world and the universe He created … Continue reading

Posted in Revelation, Salvation, Scriptural Theme, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment