Category Archives: humanity of Christ

HEBREWS: Can An Eternal Command Lose Power?

Can a God-breathed eternal command lose power? Can it be nullified, canceled, or made obsolete? The Old Testament says absolutely never, NO! The New Testament in the Book of Hebrews says YES, it already happened! As followers of our Lord … Continue reading

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The Temptation and The Lord’s Prayer

For we do not have a high priest who is unable to empathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in EVERY WAY, just as we are–yet he did not sin. BEFORE the Lord’s Temptation, we … Continue reading

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Matthew 4: Spirit-led Temptation?

Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.–Matthew 4:1 Who ordained Christ’s temptation? Who ordered this action? Was this temptation an idea from Satan? Was the evil one behind this? No. … Continue reading

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Matthew 3: The Great Affirmation

If you will open your eyes, you can begin to see that the Baptism of Jesus is a story of great, great hope for you and me right now. Before I get into the really good stuff, let me lay … Continue reading

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Defrosting Matthew Chapter 2

What grabs your attention when you read Matthew chapter 2? Is it the mystery of the Magi and whether or not they were descendant’s of Daniel’s magicians? Is it the patterns of “three” seen throughout the first 2 chapters? Is … Continue reading

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Defrosting Matthew 1

I am a believer. I believe Jesus Christ is the Messiah. I believe Matthew chapter 1 does an adequate job of presenting Jesus as the Messiah. So then, what does someone like me do with the very real problems presented … Continue reading

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Two Reasons Why God Never Abolished Slavery

I’m still very, very uncomfortable with this. But here we go. Neither the Old Testament or the New Testament call for the abolition of Slavery. Instead, they make laws to regulate it. What is going on? Slavery is built upon … Continue reading

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