REPENT

Lk.3:3,4 - John went preaching and baptizing throughout the Jordan Valley. He persuaded people to turn away from their sins and turn to God for the freedom of forgiveness.This was to fulfill what was written in the book of the prophet Isaiah:“Listen! You will hear a thunderous voice in the lonely wilderness telling you to …

MESSAGE OF JESUS

Everything about Jesus is different and unexpected. When He first appeared in Galilee He preached a message far different from what the people were accustomed to. Mark said this is what Jesus preached, Mk.1:15 - “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe in the gospel.” The Passion …

GREAT CONTRADICTION

Matt. 5:4 ¶ “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. The teachings of Jesus were filled with apparent contradictions, at least they were contradictions in the eyes of the worldly man. Take today's verse from the Amplified Bible for example. "Blessed and enviably happy [with a happiness produced by the experience of …

REPENTANCE

REPENTANCE Acts 2:38 ¶ Then Peter said to them, “Repent, and let every one of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. Repentance is not a very popular word. Actually it is greatly misunderstood. Repentance is more than …