Romans Series (Pt. 1) – Who is Paul the Apostle?

Paul provides for us a mini biography of himself in Philippians 3:5-6. Paul says that if there is anyone who has reason to show pride it is him because of his lineage. Most of what Paul describes doesn’t mean much to us today, but Paul was a special individual. He was born at the crossroads […]

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What is the Gospel? (Pt. 15) – “Victory!”

This is part of the series “What is the Gospel? I hope you have benefited from out time spent looking at the multi-faceted diamond of the Gospel. We have discovered that God is holy and that our sin has kept us separated from God. We have looked to Jesus as the ultimate remedy for reconciliation […]

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What is the Gospel? (Pt. 14) – “The Death of Death”

This is part of the series “What is the Gospel?” One of the most glorious realities of the Christian faith is that death has been defeated. In the crucifixion and death of Jesus I have the wonderful truth that God has died for my sin. When we couple this remarkable truth to the equally wonderful […]

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What is the Gospel? (Pt. 13) – “Obedience is Greater than Sacrifice”

This is part of the series “What is the Gospel?” Jesus’ final admonition to the disciples has been called the Great Commission. Matthew records it this way for us: “19Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20and […]

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What is the Gospel? (Pt. 12) – “Submit Yourself Unto The Lord”

This is part of the series”What is the Gospel?” Several months ago I had a thought about how God desires for us to relate to Him when we are confronted with the Gospel. The line of thought that I followed revolved around two words—Submission and Surrender. While I believe that both are aspects of the […]

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What is the Gospel? (Pt. 11) – “A New Journey”

This is part of the series “What is the Gospel?” The salvation that the Gospels herald produces new life in us as we are born again; it fulfills the purpose of God by re-creating us into a new creation, and finally it puts us on the road of a new journey. We are on a […]

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