John prepared the way for the Lord, not by changing the hearts of men for that lies only in the power of God. John prepared the way by showing clearly what the Old Testament taught about the coming Messiah.
The phrase “God with us” means much more than God is helping us from heaven.
He hath holpen his servant Israel, in remembrance of his mercy; As he spake to our fathers, to Abraham, and to his seed for ever. Luke 1:54-55 Mary closes her song of praise by harkening back to the promise made to Abraham in Genesis. Holpen means "to take hold of and support or help." Sojourn in … Continue reading The Promise To Abraham
And entered into the house of Zacharias, and saluted Elisabeth. And it came to pass, that, when Elisabeth heard the salutation of Mary, the babe leaped in her womb; and Elisabeth was filled with the Holy Ghost: And she spake out with a loud voice, and said, Blessed art thou among women, and blessed is … Continue reading Hello.
And thou shalt have joy and gladness; and many shall rejoice at his birth. For he shall be great in the sight of the Lord, and shall drink neither wine nor strong drink; and he shall be filled with the Holy Ghost, even from his mother’s womb. And many of the children of Israel shall … Continue reading Old Time Religion
John 1:1-18 In the first eighteen verses of John 1, we are told about two cousins. One is called the Word or the Light. The other is called the witness of the Light, and his name is John. This article will cover what these few verses say about this man John. This is a different … Continue reading The Witness
The Bible clearly teaches that there is a salvation promised to the people of God that is conditioned upon their belief and obedience. The Bible teaches CTS (Conditional Time Salvation).