Monthly Archives: April 2016


On Thrones and Crowns
28 Apr 2016

On Thrones and Crowns

“for you have been born again not of seed which is perishable but imperishable, that is, through the living and enduring word of God.” (1 Peter 1:23, NASB95) So, you have believed in your heart that God raised Jesus from the grave and confessed Jesus as Lord…now what? “that if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God...

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The Names of God part 2
22 Apr 2016

The Names of God part 2

We’ve been looking at the different names of God that are translated into English from Hebrew. They reveal God’s character and teach us more about Him. Here in part two of the names of God, we are going to learn about the compound names of Jehovah. By adding a word to the word Jehovah, we describe the character of God in greater detail. We learn...

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The Names of God – Pt 1
13 Apr 2016

The Names of God – Pt 1

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” (Genesis 1:1, NASB95) In the original language of the Bible are certain different names of God. They reveal God’s character and teach us more about Him. How fitting to choose Genesis 1:1 to find the first word for us to study which is translated into the English word “God.” Elohim – אֱלֹהִים [ʾelohiym /el·o·heem/] Elohim...

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08 Apr 2016

Baptism

The words baptism or baptize are only found in the New Testament. To baptize is a N.T. doctrine translated from the Koine Greek word βαπτίζω [baptizo /bap·tid·zo/].[1] Baptizo is a verb meaning to immerse or to submerge (like a sunken vessel). Baptizo comes from the root word Bapto which means to dip. A illustration of both words comes from a simple pickle recipe. In order...

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