So after seventy years or so of experiencing life, what is the conclusion? Is it for the joys, suffering, or to perpetuate the race? When it's over, is it over for good? It seems like if death is the end of it all for each it was all for nothing. According to God there is … Continue reading THE MEANING OF LIFE
In verse 16 he goes on to tell us that "By common confession, great is the mystery of godliness." In other words, we all know that godliness boggles the mind, when we stop to think about it. How in the world have I been made righteous enough to stand before the God that is said to be a consuming fire?
A saving knowledge of Jesus Christ begins with the forgiveness of sins through repentance (a turning away from those sins), and faith in Him alone.
If knowing Jesus is not intensely personal then you do not know Jesus at all. If knowing Jesus does not dis-annul all other things as a mean of getting to heaven, then you do not know Jesus at all. If knowing Jesus does not make the way to heaven cleknowing_jesusar, then you do not know Jesus at all. If knowing Jesus does not reveal empty religion for what it is - empty, then you do not know Jesus at all.
The Christian life can be summed up by saying it is identification with Christ in His sufferings.
In my previous blog we looked at Philippians 2:6-11, and in it I stated that Christianity as a teaching can be corrupted into a works based righteousness from its intended purpose to lead sinners to salvation through the person of Jesus Christ. The end result of true Christianity creates good works in those who believe … Continue reading CHRIST IS TRUE CHRISTIANITY II