A Student of the Scriptures, a Bible Teacher, a Shepherd of God’s flock, but foremost, a Lover of God and His Word.

How Jesus gave sight to the man who was blind from birth

Jesus Healing the Man Blind from Birth | Image from the film The Gospel of John

In one of my previous articles, I touched on how God works according to our faith. How His power to heal depends on how far one believes. You may read it here if you haven’t.

How Jesus healed the sick

Taking excerpts from that article, we find three ways how Jesus healed the sick.

  1. By…

What proceeds out of your lips you shall keep and do, as you have vowed to the LORD your God voluntarily for He will surely require it from you

Moses Anointing Joshua | Painting by Arnold Friberg

“If it is displeasing to you to serve the LORD, then choose today whom you will serve, if it should be the gods your fathers served beyond the River or the gods of the Amorites’ land where you are now living. Yet as for me and my house, we will…

In the Bible, none of God’s people celebrated their day of birth, not even Jesus, should followers of Christ then adopt this worldly practice?

Photo by Xiang Gao on Unsplash

God did not say do not celebrate. He also did not command His people to celebrate. But the Bible has no record of the people of God celebrating their birthdays. Neither in the Old Testament nor in the New Testament. …

There’s only one basis, the Law and the Prophets, and to disregard it would lead to the eternal ruin of the soul

Moses and the Ten Commandments from the film by Cecil B. DeMille

I wrote a two-part study recently on the woman caught in the act of adultery and described what Jesus wrote with His finger on the ground. Here are the links if you haven’t read them yet.

One reader suggested that the story of this woman was not in the original…

They speak a vision of their own heart and not out of the mouth of the LORD

They Have Eyes But They Cannot See | Photo by Scott Rodgerson on Unsplash

This is the second part of a study on Proverbs 29:18.

In Jeremiah 23 the LORD strongly warns His people against the false prophets.

“Do not listen to the words of the prophets who prophesy to you. They lead you into vanity; they speak a vision of their own heart…

“Where there is no vision, the people perish” is a part of a proverb frequently cited only in part, shortchanging the hearers of the truth

Israel and the Golden Calf | painting by Nicolas Poussin 1633–4

Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he. (Proverbs 29:18, KJV)

As the Scriptures clearly show us, we cannot bring anyone spiritually to where we have not been. Christ, the Son of God Himself showed us this way by being our…

What did Jesus write with His finger on the ground the second time?

Jesus Writing on the Ground | painting by Liz Lemon Swindle

This is the second part of our study on the case of not exactly against the woman caught in the act of adultery. But, a case by the Pharisees against Jesus. Kindly read the first part here, if you haven’t, to fully understand the message of John 8:3–11.

In the…

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