Jesus is both fully God and fully man

1 Timothy 2:5 “For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus.” Look up Colossians 2:9 as well as Hebrews 2:17 and 4:15-16. Jesus Who is fully God became fully man to save us in full. He knows our trials, He understands our […] Read more »

Jesus Christ is the Eternal One

The Holy Spirit speaks of the eternal existence of Christ. Hebrews 7:3 “…having neither beginning of Days, nor end of life; but made like unto the Son of God…” Jesus also verified His eternal existence. Look up John 17:5, 1 John 1:1-2 and John 8:56-59. The response of the Jews […] Read more »

Jesus Christ is the Creator

Gensesis 1:26 “And God said, let us make man in our image…” Every person of the Godhead was involved with Creation. With regards to Jesus’ role we see a few things about Him in the New Testament. John 1:3 “All things were made by him; and without him was not […] Read more »

Jesus Christ is God

Colossians 1:15 “Who is the image if the invisible God…” Jesus is the visible revelation of God. Look up Matthew 1:23 and Isaiah 9:6. To prevent confusion about the Godhead we need to understand that the Father, Son and the Holy Spirit are all fully and equally God. God eternally […] Read more »

Jesus

In the history of mankind, there has never been anyone like such as Jesus. His coming birth was announced by angels, His arrival alarmed a king, as a child He astonished religious scholars, and at His baptism the Father affirmed His deity. To properly introduce someone to Christianity, we must […] Read more »

Final thoughts on Creation

An understanding of Creation does several things for a Christian. It allows the foundation of our faith to be laid. It also provides a constant reminder of God’s detailed design and His plan for us individually. It causes us to feel loved by our Creator with the beauty we experience […] Read more »

Created for His fellowship

2 Corinthians 6:16 “…as God hath said, I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people.” John 14:3 “…I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also.” Look up 1 […] Read more »

Created for God’s plan

Look up Ephesians 1:5-9 and Genesis 1:26-27. God created us simply because He wanted us to be part of His purpose and plan. Ephesians 1:5 “Having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will,” Read more »

Created for His glory

Isaiah 43:7 “Even every one that is called by my name: for I have created him for my glory, I have formed him; yea, I have made him.” Look up Daniel 6:2-3; 25-26. Daniel’s spirit was recognized by the king as being far better than anyone else’s. When we have […] Read more »

Creation and responding to the Bible

The account of Creation prepares us to receive and respond to the Word of God. In Psalm 19 we see the following progression: in verses 1-6 we see the power and effect of Creation on man. In verses 7-14 we find what the Word of God is then enabled to […] Read more »