Tag Archive: Christ

Christ’s Power Over Sin

Learning the Epistles – Study 169 from Pastor Dan Parton | Timberline Baptist Church | Originally presented February 2, 2011 | Hebrews 2:5-18 Introduction:  Beginning at verse 5, the writer returns to his previous argument that Christ is greater than the angels.  The Jews offered one great objection to this argument.  They asked, “How could Christ be better than the angels…

Redemption, Remission, Forgiveness. What’s the Difference?

Buen Consejo | October 24, 2011 | for http://www.baptist.org   What is the difference between Redemption, Remission and Forgiveness?  Did you even know that they are different?  Which one saves you?? Can you have one of the other two and still be lost? Many people say that if you ask God to forgive your sins, you’ll…

Faith? Works? The Paul / James Agreement.

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 September 23, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for  http://www.baptist.org Faith or Works? Romans 4 says Abraham was justified by faith without works. Yet James 2 says Abraham was justified by works. Both refer to the same incident. They are both right and they both agree. How can that be? Now, this issue of James’ verses…

Faith Statements. What is the Best Kind?

September 8, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for http://www.baptist.org  | Faith statements?  What is your faith in the Lord about?  Or, whom is it about? Him.. you..?  Do you serve God?  Or does he serve you? So many Christians make statements of faith in the Lord (concerning their daily lives) that sound like these: “The Lord…

Correct Reason for Reading God’s Word.

Let’s shed some light on this!  September 7th, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for http://www.baptist.org/ | What do you really need to learn from the Bible?  What is the goal of all of the knowledge in it?  What should be the meter that tells you that you are getting the message?  Read on and see >>   …

Bible Types in the Story of Abraham Offering of Isaac

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Genesis chapters 22-24 John 8:56: “Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my day; and he saw it, and was glad.” Introduction No doubt Abraham had many tests of faith from the time in Ur of the Chaldees, when the true God spoke to him as he lived there among his people, who made and worshipped…

215 Baptist Churches Planted in Haiti

Many churches were destroyed by the January earthquake that hit Haiti.

New fellowships will ‘preserve the harvest’ of new Christians. Interview by Sarah Eekhoff Zylstra | posted 10/18/2010 09:40AM Craig Culbreth, the director of partnership missions for the Florida Baptist Convention, has been visiting Haiti for the past 12 years and working with the country’s more than 1,000 Baptist churches. After his most recent visit, Culbreth…