In a previous article that I wrote titled “Let not your hearts be troubled” based on John 14:1-3, I pointed out the similarities between Jesus’ return from heaven and the different steps of a Jewish marriage. Here are the steps: The father of the groom made arrangement for the marriage and paid the bride price. … More The hope of the harpazō- Part 2
Biblical hope is not based on what is possible with man but on what God has promised. And when our hope is in God’s word it becomes the “full assurance of hope” (Hebrews 6:11). Hope is the confident expectation of great things from God. So the question is “What great things has God promised His … More The hope of the harpazō- Part 1
What is it that drives human beings to get up again after they’ve fallen? What makes us happy or makes us sad? What elevates our emotions and then dashes them to the ground? What gets us out of bed each morning?
“Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will … More Let not your hearts be troubled