Jesus, The Friend Of Lepers

One day Jesus was in a leper’s house in Bethany. Now, a Pharisee would not be caught dead in a leper’s house because contact with those kinds of people would render him “unclean”. How do you suppose this attitude would effect an “evangelistic” ministry of the...

Jesus, The Hero Of The Untouchables

Jesus Christ came to this earth to save sinners, not destroy them. Theology has misrepresented the teaching of Scripture about the mission of Jesus. Some have portrayed an angry God; others a racist God. Today, to be “politically correct” (which is usually Biblically...

Holiness

What is holiness? The word itself speaks of being set apart for exclusive use. We can also say that anyone or anything that is holy is sacred. When Moses was getting his “call” from God into the ministry there in the desert, he was told to remove his sandals because...

The Sin Offering

The book of Leviticus is filled with types, pictures, and symbols of the Lord Jesus Christ. As recorded in the book of Hebrews, the law itself is but “a shadow of the good things to come”. Paul the apostle exhorted the saints at Colosse regarding this same truth: “So...

The Amen Of Revelation

The Greek word “amen”, when used at the beginning of a verse, means “surely” or “truly”. When used at the end of a Scripture, this same word means “so be it”. Thus, the term “amen” carries the meaning of certainty. The initial “amen” in Revelation is for our blessed...

Our Melchizedek

Our ascended Lord Jesus is right now seated as our High Priest. This is truly one of the most comforting teachings in the New Testament because He has made reconciliation for us, and He now pleads on our behalf in heaven. Our High Priest Jesus is unchangeably faithful...