John 3:1-19; Christ’s Interview with Nicodemus; Christ’s discourse with Nicodemus, a Pharisee, concerning the great mysteries of the Gospel, in which He here privately instructs him.

J O H N. CHAPTER 3 In this chapter we have, I. Christ's discourse with Nicodemus, a Pharisee, concerning the great mysteries of the gospel, in which he here privately instructs him, ver. 1-21. II. John Baptist's discourse with his disciples concerning Christ, upon occasion of his coming into the neighbourhood where John was (ver. 22-36), in which he fairly and faithfully resigns all his honour and interest to him. Christ's Continue Reading

John 1:37-42; The Call of Andrew and Peter; See how small the Church was in its beginnings, and what he dawning of the day of its great things was.

The Call of Andrew and Peter. John 1:37-42 37 And the two disciples heard him speak, and they followed Jesus.   38 Then Jesus turned, and saw them following, and saith unto them, What seek ye? They said unto him, Rabbi, (which is to say, being interpreted, Master,) where dwellest thou?   39 He saith unto them, Come and see. They came and saw where he dwelt, and abode with him that day: for it was about the tenth hour.   40 One Continue Reading

Scarred for Christ’s Sake

2 Timothy 4:7 I have fought a good fight. Revelation 7:14 These are they which came out of great tribulation. Jesus will stand there, scars on His hands, scars on His feet, scars on His brow, scars over His heart, won in the great battle of redemption, and all heaven will sob aloud with emotion and gratitude. Ignatius will stand there and point to the marks where the tooth and the paw of the lion seized him in the Coliseum. John Continue Reading

Christ The Great Sin-Bearer

Leviticus 16:21-22 And Aaron shall lay both his hands upon the head of the live goat, and confess over him all the iniquities of the Israelites, and all their transgressions, all their sins; and he shall put them upon the head of the goat [the sin-bearer], and send him away into the wilderness by the hand of a man who is timely [ready, fit]. The goat shall bear upon himself all their iniquities, carrying them to a land cut off [a land of Continue Reading

Proofs of The Resurrection of The Dead

1 Corinthians 15:12 Now if Christ be preached that he rose from the dead, how say some among you that there is no resurrection of the dead? Some false apostles at Corinth denied the resurrection of the dead [2 Cor. 11:13-15]. Proofs of the resurrection: 1. Proved from Scripture: [v 1-4; Job 19:25; Ps. 16:10; Dan. 12:2; Mt. 28; Mk. 16: Luke 24; Jn. 20-21; Acts 2:27]. 2. Proved from fact: [v 5-8; note k, Jn. 21:14; Eph. 1:20; Rev. Continue Reading

“And The Rock Was Christ”

Numbers 20:11-12 And Moses lifted up his hand, and with his rod he smote the rock twice: and the water came out abundantly, and the congregation drank, and their livestock. And the Lord said to Moses and Aaron, Because you did not believe in [rely on, cling to] Me, to sanctify Me in the eyes of the Israelites, you therefore shall not bring this congregation into the land which I have given them. [Ps. 106:32,33]. “And the Rock was Christ”, Continue Reading