Question: Where was Jesus when He cleansed the temple?

Question: Where was Jesus at when He cleansed the temple? I was recently asked this questions and I thought I would share my answer.   We will take Matthew 21:12-15 as our key text for study.  We do know that he cleansed the temple twice in his ministry, towards the beginning and the end (hereContinue reading “Question: Where was Jesus when He cleansed the temple?”

We have the love chapter but who are we supposed to love?

“Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vauneth not itself, is not puffed up. Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil; Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceeth in the truth; Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things. CharityContinue reading “We have the love chapter but who are we supposed to love?”

Come Thou Long Expected Jesus

Last night in service we heard the Charles Wesley song, “Come Thou Long Expected Jesus.”  If you have not listened to this classic Christmas song then check it out here, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vRAFQCOkjgE.   There is a particular line that caught my ear last evening. “Born a child and yet a king.”         That isContinue reading “Come Thou Long Expected Jesus”

The Preacher and the Preaching.

Preaching is the leading way that the Lord has chosen for the Gospel of Jesus to be spread.  Even though to the world preaching such things, as the cross, are foolish, the people of God know otherwise.  It is through faithful preaching of the Gospel message that individuals are saved.  The necessity of preaching hasContinue reading “The Preacher and the Preaching.”