Reasons to have Confidence in the Biblical Text

Introduction Coming from a country that has witnessed a proliferation of men who have called themselves “prophets” and where their voices have become the notable sounding trumpets of true spirituality, one wonders why the writer still believes the Bible to God’s only true inspired, inerrant and authoritative world. The religious atmosphere in the writer’s country … Continue reading Reasons to have Confidence in the Biblical Text

The Christian Culture

Introduction Christians are the “called out” ones, God’s ekklesia, and His community of redeemed people. This community is called to be holy and separate from the world yet not detached from the world in a technical sense. The Lord thus expects the Christians to be the salt and light of the world by showing the … Continue reading The Christian Culture

Revelation, Inspiration and Authority

Introduction On the core of the Christian faith is the sound framework of a strong belief in the existence of a personal God who has revealed Himself to humanity in many various ways.[1] For the Christian, everything else concerning Christianity rises and falls upon this cardinal truth of God’s revelation. God has chosen to reveal … Continue reading Revelation, Inspiration and Authority

Guard the Treasure and Avoid the Trash

Have you ever wondered what the fate of Christianity could have been today, had there been a body of apostles who would have chosen to sit down and die with what they know in their hearts? Suppose that the risen Christ, having gone to heaven, had carried all the vast spiritual knowledge and wisdom He … Continue reading Guard the Treasure and Avoid the Trash

The Great Commission

Introduction Matthew 28:18-20 is considered by believers today as Christ’s Great Commission to the Church because it conveys the heart, purpose and mission of Christ which the Father had given Him but is now to be carried by the Church throughout the world through the enablement of the indwelling Spirit. The commission is so forcibly … Continue reading The Great Commission

An Exegesis of 1 Corinthians 11:17-34

1 Corinthians 11:17-34 Introduction The New Testament epistles contain many important lessons for believers today.  Although they were written for their primary audience, the church today can discover vital principles of godly behavior and worship that is expected of Christians for all time. The first epistle to the Corinthians suggests that there were several problems … Continue reading An Exegesis of 1 Corinthians 11:17-34

The Battle for Truth

Today, as never before, the church finds itself in the midst of a very serious battle. This battle has been raging on for millennia and only those that have allowed themselves the honor of proper use of their mental and spiritual faculties have had better chances of winning. It is the battle of truth! It … Continue reading The Battle for Truth