The Shepherd Par Excellence

       Humans—wearied and scattered by sin—are like sheep without a shepherd (Matthew 9:36).  Jesus, whose birth was first announced to “shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over their flocks” (Luke 2:8) is the Shepherd Par Excellence.  Psalm 22-24 depicts why this…

The Superiority of Jesus’ High Priesthood

       Jesus’ high priesthood is vastly superior to the Old Testament’s Levitical priesthood.  The promise of “You are a priest forever according to the order of Melchizedek” (Psalm 110:4) is such a blessing because:    Send article as PDF   

A Priest According to the Order of Melchizedek

       No better commentary on Psalm 110:4 can be found than the inspired one found in Hebrews 4:14-10:18. Here, the Spirit guided penman makes the following points about Jesus’ high priesthood:    Send article as PDF   

Christ’s Unique Reign

       A necessary component in the study of human history is an examination of Pharoahs, Kings, Caesars, Presidents, Czars, and Potentates.  Far different than every one of these historic rulers is the reign of the Messiah.  It is one of a kind.  As prophesied…

What a Friend We Have in Jesus

       Because He was made like His brethren in all things, Jesus experienced the vile and vicious treatment described in Psalm 41:7-9.  Here it is written: “All who hate me whisper together against me; against me they devise my hurt.  ‘An evil disease,’ they say, ‘clings to him. …