God’s Power on Display: Transformation

            The etymological root of our English word “metamorphosis” is the Greek language. Used four times in the New Testament, metamorphoo is used twice to describe Jesus’ transfiguration (Matthew 17:2; Mark 9:2) and twice to depict a Christian’s spiritual transformation (Romans 12:2; 2 Corinthians…

God’s Power on Display: Resurrection

            The good news of spiritual victory in Christ is inseparably wedded together by God to Christ’s resurrection (1 Corinthians 15:1-4). The impregnable rock on which Jesus built His church (the body of the saved—Ephesians 5:23) is the truth Peter confessed in Caesarea Philippi—Jesus…

Rich in Mercy and Great in Love

            No earthly anthem of God’s praise can adequately express His worthiness. What mortal mind can sufficiently inventory the riches of God’s mercy? Who can fully comprehend the width, length, depth, and height of His great love with which He loved us?    Send…

The Glory of Christ

            Daniel’s night vision recorded in Daniel 7:13-14 is quite stunning. Here, it is written: “I was watching in the night visions, and behold, One like the Son of Man, coming with the clouds of heaven! He came to the Ancient of Days, and they brought…

Meditating on Hope–Part Two

            Everyone’s life has its dark clouds and dreary days. For all who desire to live godly lives in Christ Jesus there is the added certainty of persecution (2 Timothy 3:12). Essential to successfully weathering life’s rains, floods, and storms is salvation’s helmet, hope….