Jude, the half-brother of Jesus, wrote to encourage the church to earnestly contend for the faith. He masterfully displays exactly what that looks like and the hope we have in Jesus to do so.
John gave practical, godly advice for the Christian Home and the Church in 2 and 3 John.
In John 15, Jesus describes life in relationship with Him as abiding. This abiding life is described more fully in 1 John.
Who am I? Jesus transformed Peter’s weak identity by the power of the gospel. The same principles apply to us today.
Some people misunderstand the basic message of James. They think it contradicts the gospel of grace by stating works plus faith. However, we must realize James is arguing that true saving faith is evidenced by a changed…
God knows how to get us to a place where He can draws us closer to Himself. God brought Onesimus to a Roman prison where he could meet Paul. Onesimus got saved and discipled then sent back to Philemon a transformed brother in Christ!
What we believe in our hearts plus what we think in our minds equals how we act. Believing in Jesus plus knowing the truth leads to a godly lifestyle.
The book of 2 Timothy is filled with encouragement to not be ashamed of the truth of Jesus Christ. We need fresh boldness in our day!