But Seek Ye First

Matthew 6:33 But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you. Jesus said, “But seek ye first the kingdom of God”. What does “first” mean? Before all things. Above all things. But how easy it is for other things...

The Lamb Is Worthy Of Praise

John sees Jesus in glory as a Lamb that had been slain from the foundation of the world (Revelation 13:8). This tells us that man’s fall and subsequent redemption was not a surprise to the Almighty, but His preordained plan (Acts 2:23). It is by virtue of the Lamb’s...

Being A Put On

In the world, a person who is a “put on” is a phony. To be a “put on” is a saying that is used to describe someone who is trying to be something or someone that they are not. And while that saying may indeed be true in many cases, it obviously is not a term that The...

Not Holding The Head

Man is forever thinking that he has to do something in order to get right with God. As we move along in this epistle of Paul to the Colossians, we see how some men were making additions to the cross of Christ with things like the observance of holy days, mysticism and...

Jesus, Our Advocate And Propitiation Of Our Sin

My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous: And He is the propitiation for our sins: and not for ours only, but also for the sins of the whole world (1 John...

The Grace that Angered Jonah

Jonah 3:10-4:1 And God saw their works, that they turned from their evil way; and God repented of the evil, that he had said that he would do unto them; and he did it not. But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was very angry. Really God? The Assyrians? Are You...