When the Apostle Paul writes about the gifts of the Holy Spirit in I Corinthians 12, he prefaces his list of the gifts with the following paragraph: Jesus is Lord Now concerning spiritual gifts, brethren, I would not have you ignorant.  Ye know that ye were Gentiles, carried away unto these dumb idols, even as […]

  Recently, I blogged about the Baptism of the Holy Spirit.  The purpose of the Baptism of the Holy Spirit is to unite believers–Jew and Gentile–into the body of the Messiah and to empower believers to demonstrate the gospel (through boldness, signs and wonders, etc.) I Corinthians 12: 8-10 lists nine gifts of the Holy Spirit.  For […]

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The Bible is full of examples of supernatural healing.  In the Tanakh (Old Testament) people were healed and even raised from the dead.  The same is true of the New Testament only more so.  Yeshua (Jesus) performed miracles of healing that distinguished him as the Messiah.  Before the Messiah came in the flesh, no one […]

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I love to curl up on the couch and study the Bible, but sometimes I have competition–especially if I walk away for a moment.  Is there anything a cat won’t do to get attention?      

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CORNELIUS’ VISION IN CAESAREA Acts 10 records that Cornelius, a captain in the Roman Army who worshipped God and helped the Jewish poor, had a vision.  An angel appeared to him around 3:00 p.m, told him that God was pleased with his prayers and his acts of charity, and instructed him to send some men […]

Issues and Articles – The Founding Fathers on Jesus, Christianity and the Bible,Some quotes from proclamations, letters and more by America’s Founding Fathers and early statesmen on Jesus, Christianity and the Bible. Source: WallBuilders – Issues and Articles – The Founding Fathers on Jesus, Christianity and the Bible

One day Peter and John were going up to the temple at the time of prayer–at three in the afternoon.  Now a man crippled from birth was being carried to the temple gate called Beautiful, where he was put every day to beg from those going into the temple courts.  When he saw Peter and […]