CategoryTheology

Easter Message: I like big buts…

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This Easter I am reminded of some amazing buts in scripture: But God demonstrates His love for us in this, while we were still sinners Christ died for us. (Romans 5:8. NIV) You put him to death by nailing him to the cross. But God raised him from the dead, freeing him from the agony of death, because it was impossible for death to keep its hold on him. (Acts 2:23-24. NIV) There are numerous...

A New Reformation

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500 years ago the Church underwent a revolution called the reformation. The Church had drifted further and further from the lifestyle of Jesus and had settled for a system of paying money to secure your place in Heaven. Fear gripped the people and they would pay to try and save their dead relatives from a long purgatory. But God raised up a band of reformers who read the Bible and reinterpreted...

Who Presented the Sacrifice?

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Here is an interesting passage. God presented Christ as a sacrifice of atonement, through the shedding of his blood—to be received by faith. (Romans 5:25a NKJV) Q) Who presented the sacrifice? A) God. Q) Who received the sacrifice? A) We do by faith. For centuries the church has been teaching what the Jews of Jesus day would have called paganism. Zeus was a pagan god who people attributed to...

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