Posts tagged with ‘hope’

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An anchor in times of uncertainty

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The current situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic raises anxiety, stress and fear. The disease is affecting every aspect of society, and not just in one city, province, state, territory or county, but throughout the world. There is so much uncertainty even with governments, healthcare organizations, businesses, educational institutions and citizens putting so many resources just […]

God’s Object in Subjecting us to Vanity

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There are some things that we have to remember that we would rather forget. The remembrance of them brings no pleasure. There are some such things in the symbols of bread and wine, though the outcome is good. We have death, and we see sin. Neither of these things by themselves are pleasant. But they […]

Sacrifice and Attitude

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October Blog Series

The idea of sacrifice is that we give up something for the sake of something else. This is a quality of being selfless. The Bible is very clear that God desires people to be selfless and to make sacrifices to His honour and glory. Offer right sacrifices, and put your trust in the LORD. (Psalm […]

Answer to the worlds problems

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If we ever think seriously about life in general — about world problems, and about what the future holds for us personally — two questions which often arise are: Is permanent world peace possible? What will happen to us in the future, and after our death? Peace on earth With regard to the first, many […]

The Bible’s definition of immortality

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What does the Bible teach about immortality: 1. To whom does the Bible apply the term “immortal”? ANSWER: To God “The King eternal, IMMORTAL, invisible, the only wise God” (1 Tim. 1:17). 2. Does not the Bible allow that man is immortal as well? ANSWER: No; it says God alone is immortal. “The King of […]

What is your hope?

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October Blog Series

Perhaps you would have difficulty in expressing clearly any hope you may have concerning the future. You do not often think about it or talk about it to your friends. Yet definite information concerning the future can be obtained in the pages of the Bible. You may think that it does not matter whether you […]

The return of Christ to the earth

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October Blog Series

Signs of His coming Distress and Fear Among Nations The Return of the Jews War and Preparation for War Development in the Middle East Are you a believer in the Bible? If so, you are bound to believe that Christ, who visibly left the earth 2,000 years ago, will come back again, and appear personally […]

The Resurrection of Jesus

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Of all the subjects in the Bible, I think that the resurrection of Jesus is the most important, because it touches on God’s character, the work of his son Jesus, the meaning of the sacrifice of Jesus, the topic itself (Jesus’ own raising from the dead), and our own resurrection. I do not know of […]

The Crucifixion

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Long before Jesus was born, it was prophesied that in the town of Bethlehem a Jewish child would be born, who would become King of Israel. He would be the Son of God, son of a virgin, descended from Abraham and David. But it was also declared, that he must endure suffering, and that he […]

The Transfiguration

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The transfiguration of Jesus is an episode in the New Testament narrative in which Jesus is transfigured and becomes radiant upon a mountain. The gospels (Matthew 17:1-9, Mark 9:2-8, Luke 9:28-36) describe the event. In these accounts, Jesus and three of his apostles (Peter, James, and John) go to a mountain.. There, Jesus, while he is […]