The Resurrection is God’s Delivery Confirmation

“Jesus our Lord, who was delivered up for our trespasses and raised for our justification.” (Romans 4:24-25 ESV) When we send a package by way of the post office or a shipping company, we can request a delivery confirmation. This message, when returned to us, shows us the package was received and the transaction was … Continue reading The Resurrection is God’s Delivery Confirmation

Love Each Other as True Followers of Jesus

“By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.” (John 13:35 ESV) The distinguishing mark of genuine Christians is love for their brothers and sisters in Christ. Those who experience Christ's love by faith in His gospel are to show that Christian love to one another. Christians … Continue reading Love Each Other as True Followers of Jesus

Special Togetherness in the Church

“And all who believed were together." (Acts 2:44 ESV) The picture of the first church shows us the special togetherness that should be evident in the local church community. We see their togetherness displayed in God’s working through them. When Christians are united together, God may do great things through them. “And awe came upon every soul, … Continue reading Special Togetherness in the Church