When Faith Erupts

My friends; May the grace and peace of our God be with you. In this letter I would like to share some examples where faith manifested itself in spectacular fashion. Faith can and does erupt, for it is the all-conquering power that our Lord Jesus gave us. Faith is power from Jesus! Consider what the…

Behold, All that he has is in your hand

Children of the Kingdom; Grace, mercy and peace on you from God our Father, and from Jesus, our Lord and Savior. “Behold, all that he has is in your hand“.  This short statement, uttered by God, was all it took for a man’s life to be turned completely upside down. You are familiar with Job,…

Faith Without Works is Dead: What Did James Mean?

Children of the Kingdom; May the grace and peace of God be with you in Jesus, our Lord and Savior. The purpose of this second letter about Grace and Works is to demonstrate that James was not preaching salvation by works in addition to grace, but was describing instead the defining characteristics of the faith…

Because I Believe: Works under Grace

To the Children of the Kingdom; Grace and mercy in abundance from God, our Father, and from Jesus-Christ, our Lord and Savior. Faith in Jesus is the cornerstone of the Christian life. And in stark contrast to the Old Testament, we are saved by grace through that faith, and not by any work we could…

The Greatest Promise This Side of Heaven

Children of the Kingdom; May the Grace of God our Father and of Jesus our Lord be with you all. Have you ever wondered what was the greatest promise given to us on this side of heaven? Is it perfect health, wealth, peace? What is it? I would like to submit to you that the…

One act is enough

There are some actions that are so profound, they leave no doubt about what is in one’s heart. Perhaps you are sometimes doubtful that God really loves you. After all, you might remember what you did yesterday, this week or this month, and you are truly ashamed of it. And perhaps rightfully, you should really…

Once Saved – Always Saved? What does this debate mean for you?

If you consider yourself to be a Christian, then you may have asked yourself the question of whether you can lose your salvation. In fact, this question is among the most debated ones in Christianity. Can a born-again believer lose his salvation? The objective of this letter is not to share my view on the…

Why is the Good News (the Gospel) so Dangerous?

Hello everyone; Grace and mercy upon all of you from God our Father, and from our Lord Jesus-Christ. Perhaps before answering this question, we should consider whether the message of the Bible (the Gospel) is a dangerous message. It is. Consider this: Jesus was the embodiment of the gospel. He preached it and lived it…

Did Jesus ask for the impossible?

May the peace of the Lord and His great mercy be with you all. In one of his last prayers before His crucifixion, Jesus asked His Father the following: John 17:20-23 – My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, 21 that all…