Unfortunately, it appears that the majority of us in the more developed nations of the world believe that life is about winning. We have chosen to make our lives a series of races—races that we need to win.
During this season of Thanksgiving in the U.S., it is a time of reflection. It is a time to focus on all the blessings in our lives. Christians have been given one very special gift, that is a cause for celebration!
Caiaphas, the High Priest of the Jews at the time of Jesus' crucifixion, was an active participant in persuading the Romans to crucify Jesus. This blog contemplates the very real possibility that Caiaphas, through several miracles that occurred, may have realized that he had caused the murder of the Jewish Messiah.
Please do not believe and do not allow others to believe that just because you are a good person you have earned heaven. It is all explained in the Bible, you must place your faith in Jesus Christ.
Many people are clearly upset by the overwhelming presence of blood at the cross of Jesus. This blood was ever present at the altars of both temples in Jerusalem and very clearly of significance to God. Why?
Christian believers can strengthen their faith by learning facts, compelling truths, from the bible. These truths are not always easy to see, but when we dig into the context we learn and grow our faith! "Then the Stones Will Cry Out"
In the gospel of John, Jesus is described as the word of God that became flesh. The bible, the word of God, is God's truth. So—'Jesus' and 'the bible' are both God's word, one flesh and one a book. Do you know Jesus?