Posts tagged ‘matthew 8’

Sons of the Kingdom Will Be Thrown Out

Those Jews who reject Jesus are rejecting His redemptive work on their behalf (and ultimately, they are rejecting salvation), because they wrongly believe they are “safe” because they have Abraham as their “father.” It is not Abraham who saves them. In fact, it is clear that Abraham also needed saving and God only counted Abraham as “righteous” because of the faith he exhibited in God (Romans 4:3; Galatians 3:6; Hebrews 11:8-12). That salvation that came to Abraham was not automatically passed down to Jews through Isaac and Jacob. Only the culture of being Jewish was passed, not the salvation.

Continue Reading December 3, 2015 at 9:53 AM

Deity of Jesus

Many religions, in fact, all except orthodox Christianity, view Jesus as either a good man or a messenger of God, but not the God. This is the foundational principle of Christianity, at least one of them.

That Jesus was and remains God is not at all difficult to ascertain and prove from Scripture. Yet, many will view this same Bible and assert that Jesus was not God. What they fail to realize is that Jesus had a dual character. He was fully Man and at the same time was fully God. He incarnated into humanity through the virgin Mary. This does not mitigate His deity. It simply clothed or hid it with His human shell.

Continue Reading January 12, 2012 at 8:46 AM

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