Category Archives: Jesus Christ

Jesus, Greatest at the Table

1.         Jesus, greatest at the table           The almighty Son of Man,                Laid aside His outer clothing,           Poured some water in a pan;        … Continue reading

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Who Is Jesus? What Has He Done for Us?

For centuries, Christians have answered the two questions (Who is Jesus? What has He done for us?) by confessing the Nicene Creed: And [I believe] in one Lord Jesus Christ, the only-begotten Son of God, begotten of the Father before … Continue reading

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The Connection Between the Personhood of the Unborn Child and the Annunciation of our Lord

The path to the cross did not begin in Bethlehem but in Nazareth! March 25 is The Annunciation of our Lord. It is the most appropriate time to celebrate the Incarnation. God became man at Jesus’ conception in Mary. To assist pastors and … Continue reading

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How Does Real Love Respond to an Issue like Same-Sex Marriage?

God gives us a clear answer [to the above question] through the words of St Paul in 1 Corinthians. First, in chapter 6, Paul lists a number of sins that bring condemnation to those who won’t repent of them, including … Continue reading

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Grace Wins — Matthew West

God’s grace, that is, His undeserved favour, always wins over our sin when we repent and by the power of God’s Spirit trust in Jesus as our Saviour. After reminding us that no one can earn God’s forgiveness (Romans 3:20), … Continue reading

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The Wedding — Michael Card

John 2:1-11, On the third day a wedding took place at Cana in Galilee. Jesus’ mother was there, and Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding. When the wine was gone, Jesus’ mother said to him, … Continue reading

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No One Can Sidestep Jesus in God’s Plan of Salvation

Georg Vicedom, in his classic work, The Mission of God: An Introduction to a Theology of Mission writes, Hence God Himself does mission work.  In His mercy He once more makes Himself the Shepherd and Messenger of His people languishing … Continue reading

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O Holy Night — Josh Groban

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Christmas: A Wonderful … A Wondrous Time of the Year!

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year …” proclaims Andy Williams in that popular Christmas song.  For Christians, the seasons of Advent and Christmas really are one of the “most wonderful times of the year.” We hear the prophet … Continue reading

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Mary, Did You Know? — Mark Lowery

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