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What does it mean to watch and pray?

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At the end of the Olivet prophecy, Jesus says: “Take ye heed, watch and pray: for ye know not when the time is” (Mark 13:33 KJV). Jesus had just been describing to them the events that would shortly happen when the great buildings they had been admiring would be thrown down leaving not even one […]

Is the New Testament telling the truth? Did Jesus rise from the dead?

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The resurrection of Jesus Christ is the foundation stone of Christianity. If Jesus rose from the dead, then he was clearly the Son of God. If he did not rise from the dead, then his claims to be the saviour of men were false. Paul states this in his letter to the Corinthians: Now if […]

Does water save? Why Baptism is essential

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Baptism is a physical happening with symbolic meaning. Perhaps the clearest place in which Scripture explains this is Romans 6. Here we find – “All of us who were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death. We were therefore buried with him through baptism into death in order that, just as Christ was […]

What is the gospel?

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The English word “gospel” comes from two words in Old English: “good” and “spel” (which means story or message), hence “good story”. The Greek word it is translated from in the New Testament is euangelion, which means good tidings. In the New Testament (Luke 4:18) it is used in a quotation from the Old Testament, […]

Eternal Life and a Transformed World

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A Glimpse of Eternity: A Transformed World

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. (John 3:16) Jesus, in speaking to one of the Jewish Religious leaders, tells him that God promises unending life to those who believe. Just before Jesus said this, he told the […]

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 […]

Where do we go when we die?

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October Blog Series

If you accept the religious beliefs held by nearly everyone until recent years, you would answer this question by saying, “It all depends; if we have done the right thing while we live, we shall go to heaven, of course; and if not, then to —-“. Here, perhaps, you falter. You are not sure, but […]

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 […]