I Am Statements (Part 3)- I Am The Door

“Truly, truly, I say to you, I am the door of the sheep”. – John 10:7 In the third “I am” statement of Christ, we again affirm Jesus making a claim to deity, which is essential for making the statement to begin with. As it is divine, it is authoritative and exclusive. And in thisContinue reading “I Am Statements (Part 3)- I Am The Door”

I Am Statements (part 2)- I am the Light of the World

“I am the light of the world, whoever follows me will not walk in darkness but will have the light of life”. -John 8:12 In this post, we will discuss Jesus’ second I am statement. If you missed the first one, click here. We’re all sinners Despite the Pharisees’ accusations of the adulterous woman asContinue reading “I Am Statements (part 2)- I am the Light of the World”

Gospel Unity in Romans

Romans is considered to be the Apostle Paul’s magnum opus. I find it to be the most theologically dense of his epistles for many doctrines are shared in systematic fashion. With so much material, it is easy to get lost in the shuffle and miss the big picture that Paul provided for his readers. SoContinue reading “Gospel Unity in Romans”

I am Statements Part 1: “I am the Bread of Life”

“Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life; whoever comes to me shall not hunger, and whoever believes in me shall never thirst” – John 6:35 This astounding statement was made by our Lord to a multitude of 5,000 with just “5 barley loaves and 2 fish” (v9). Throughout Scripture, we see God’sContinue reading “I am Statements Part 1: “I am the Bread of Life””

Intro to New Series: Jesus’ I Am Statements

In this new series, we will be looking at the “I am” statements of Jesus. These statements are only found in the Gospel of John as John writes to show Jesus as the divine Son of God! But oftentimes, they are overlooked or misinterpreted without further study. So what is the best way to lookContinue reading “Intro to New Series: Jesus’ I Am Statements”

Dealing with trials part 3: The Consideration of Joy in the trails (a Bible study on James 1:2-4)

As we have observed in this series on dealing with trials, we’ve learned of it’s inevitability and purpose. In this final post of the series, we will look at the consideration of joy in the trial. Once again, here’s our text: “Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, forContinue reading “Dealing with trials part 3: The Consideration of Joy in the trails (a Bible study on James 1:2-4)”

Two things I got from Bible reading

As I study God’s Word (in all must do diligently) , there are two things that I cannot help but reflect on. 1. How little I know of the BibleIn my time of reading the Bible, I can’t help but become a new student of the Word again. You’d think that after years of beingContinue reading “Two things I got from Bible reading”

Dealing with Trials Part 2: The Purpose of Trials (a Bible study on James 1:2-4)

In this post we will continue from where we left off in my last post:Part 1: The inevitability of trials. “Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may beContinue reading “Dealing with Trials Part 2: The Purpose of Trials (a Bible study on James 1:2-4)”

Dealing with Trials Part 1: The Inevitability of trials (a Bible study on James 1:2-4)

“Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.” -James 1:3-4 The book of James has been considered the proverbs of the NewContinue reading “Dealing with Trials Part 1: The Inevitability of trials (a Bible study on James 1:2-4)”