Resources on New Testament Biblical Figures
It is important to try to persuade people, like Luke in his Gospel, of the truth of Christianity.
Jesus' birth brought a new era in the history of redemption, but one that is still in complete harmony with the old.
It is relatively unimportant to Satan whether we are healthy or sick, rich or poor; what he wants is to sift out our faith. If he can do it by suffering, he will try that; if he can do it by wealth, he will try that.
Consider the outcome of Barnabas' life and imitate his faith.
Don't quench the Spirit of God this
morning. He may be calling you to be a leader-maker.
Every strength is vulnerable to its corresponding weakness. Therefore we need each other's different strengths
faith in the presence of God is a fearful thing.
How did Jesus destroy the temple? Why did saying so cost Stephen his life?
Death is not just defeated and kept
from destroying us; it is enslaved and made the servant of God's
There is a "faith" or a
"believing" that does not save, even though it rises in the
presence of true preaching and true miracles.
The Conversion of the Chief of Sinners
God's design in converting Paul is to give you hope for
yourself and for the people you want to see converted.
(This audio comes from December 18, 2005)
First in a Series of Messages on Romans
John Piper says that being inspired did not make Paul omniscient.
Old Testament Biblical Figures