Entries by Steve

God vs Man

God vs Man Human pride is the greatest enemy in the relationship between God and mankind. It will deceive the heart of man every time and thus obscure the difference between God and man. Worlds Apart Many agree in theory that but for Jesus Christ the relationship between God and man is tenuous indeed. The […]

GOD RULES IN THE KINGDOM OF MEN

GOD RULES IN THE KINGDOM OF MEN Daniel 4:30-32 “30 The king spake, and said, Is not this great Babylon, that I have built for the house of the kingdom by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty? 31 While the word was in the king’s mouth, there fell a voice from heaven, saying, […]

My Fathers House

My Fathers House “In My Father’s House are Many Mansions…” This is a passage of Scripture, in John chapter 14 verse 2, which causes some people to believe that Jesus was offering a place in heaven but, as Mark Buckler explains, the Lord had something quite different in mind. Jewish Book Many of us easily […]

Bible Teaching and Christian Life

Bible Teaching and Christian Life There were some people living in Corinth in New Testament times who were sceptics. They did not believe in any other world than this world, they saw no evidence for any other life than this life, and out of this belief they formed this proverb: “Let us eat drink and […]

Do Christians Need Priests?

Do Christians Need Priests? Bible Teaching About Church Organisation FOR many people the organisation and traditions of religion create large barriers to its acceptance. Believing that God can be worshipped acceptably by an individual in a forest or on a mountain – places which bring readily to mind His awesome creative power – they shy […]

Pagan Influence on Mainstream Christian Teachings

Pagan Influence on Mainstream Christian Teachings In this article, we shall demonstrate that most of the practices of today’s mainstream “Christianity” as well as most of its beliefs were only introduced into the religion as a regrettable outcome of an excessive undue willingness to compromise with the surrounding pagans in order to attain their support […]

The Race of Life

The Race of Life The world of the First Century, when the New Testament was written, was in many ways very much like today’s world. For example, people loved to watch athletics and First Century athletes were stars, just like today! Bible writers often used pictures from everyday life that were designed to catch the […]

THE REAL JESUS

THE REAL JESUS True Christian faith is centred around the work of the Son of God, the Lord Jesus Christ. His life, death and resurrection form the basis for God’s plan of salvation. It is vital to understand the real reason for Jesus Christ, his true status as Son of God and how we can […]

The Meaning of Life

The Meaning of Life Throughout time, men and women have asked the big question:   ❖  What is this life all about?   ❖  Is there a purpose or meaning to it? To answer these questions, we can turn to the Bible message and see that it is still relevant to us living in the […]

The LOGIC of Faith

The LOGIC of Faith The LOGIC of Faith – The Inspiration of Scripture Inspiration The Evidence of Peter The Evidence of the Prophets How God revealed Himself through Prophets Balaam – Jeremiah – Amos Visions and Events Style Conclusion Inspiration To anyone studying the Bible it is of vital importance to know where the ideas in the Bible came […]

Finding the time to Stand Still?

Finding the time to Stand Still? It isn’t easy to find time to think. Life is so busy and there is always such a lot to do. Even when on holiday there are places to go, things to see, shops to visit and meals to eat. It can be exhausting! Just sitting and thinking is […]

Do YOU KNOW who GOD IS?

Do YOU KNOW who GOD IS? How do we get to know anyone? Is it possible to know someone you have never met? For example, can you get to know an artist just by studying his or her artistic work? Starting with these questions, Anna Hart explores how we can get to know God, who […]

THE CENTRE OF THE BIBLE

THE CENTRE OF THE BIBLE The truth is there are 31,102 verses in the King James Bible.  Therefore there is no single middle verse.  You cannot have a middle verse with an even number of verses.  However there are two middle verses. These would be verses 15,551 and 15,552 (Psalms 103:1-2.)  PSALM 103:1-2 BLESS the LORD, O my soul:  […]

Are YOU Really Saved?

 Is YOUR knowledge of the BIBLE and YOUR belief and worship of GOD  able to SAVE YOU?  Not sure? Well consider this passage from JOHN CHAPTER 17 “1 These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee: 2 As thou hast given him […]

Calling on the Name of the Lord

Calling on the Name of the Lord What does it mean to call on the name of the Lord? There are several Bible verses which mention this, but they are not well understood. For instance, it is common for church leaders to quote verses like: Whoever calls on the name of the Lord shall be […]