Blessed Sainthood

The Greek word that is translated “saint” is hagios. Hagios, and its Hebrew equivalent qadowsh, are usually translated “holy”. In Hebrew thought, if a thing is described as holy, the basic idea is that it is different from other things; it is...

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...

Be A “Put On”

To “put on the new man” (Col 3:10,12-14) is the same as being conformed to the image of Jesus Christ. The Holy Spirit is the One who sanctifies us in order that we may be vessels of honor, prepared for the Master’s use. Having been saved by grace through faith, we are...

What Gym Are You In?

Acts 24:16 And herein do I exercise myself, to have always a conscience void of offence toward God, and [toward] men. 1 Timothy 4:7 But refuse profane and old wives’ fables, and exercise thyself [rather] unto godliness. 2 Peter 2:14 Having eyes full of adultery,...

What Grace Teaches Us

The Lord’s Supper and grace go hand in hand. Jesus, by the grace of God, has tasted death for every man.1Jesus Christ, Grace Incarnate, has shed His blood of redemption for us, according to the riches of His grace. Our salvation rests solely upon the grace and purpose...