Under the Covering

  Have you ever been reading your Bible or listening to a preacher and there are words that you don’t fully understand? Words like atonement, propitiation, expiation, vicarious, efficacious and so on. Let’s look at a few of these. ATONEMENT Between...

Three Robes

Many times within the Scriptures robes or cloaks are mentioned, all have significance. Remember Aaron and his sons and their priestly garments. Remember the robe Jonathan gave to David. Remember the robes worn by the Saviour during his trials. There are many more that...

Thy Great Name We Praise

To the Hebrews of old the Name of God meant the Revelation of His nature. If we would know what God says about Himself it is necessary to study and consider His names as shown in the Word of God and find His character in them. In Shakespeare’s play King Henry IV...

Jesus and Peter walking on water – Steps of Faith

In Matthew’s Gospel ch.14 vs 22 – 33 we see another wonderful miracle of the Lord Jesus Christ. Just prior to this miracle, Jesus had fed the 5,000. He asks the disciples to leave him and get into a boat and go to the other side of Galilee, while He sent...

The Signet Ring

The Meaning of the Signet Ring Originally Signet rings were emblazoned with a family crest, initial or name, and they would be used to stamp or sign a document. A piece of melted wax was put onto a document and the Signet Ring was pressed onto the wax. It was a...

His Covering and His Crib

Isaiah 63 vs1 says, ‘Glorious in his Apparel’. His garments to the believer are precious. There are distinctive garments, distinguished garments, disdained garments and discarded garments that Jesus wore. Consider the first clothes that Christ wore –...

In the beginning

  Genesis Chapter 1 vs 1 states. ‘In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth’. The word beginning speaks of time. The word heaven speaks of space. The word earth speaks of matter. Time, space and matter the three necessary ingredients in...

The Doctrine of THE LAMB

Within the scripture is found the progress of Doctrine. It’s where truths or teachings start in Genesis or other early scriptures and are found to have a recurring mention and a developing build up through the Bible. The doctrine of the Lamb is one such....

Believing and Really Believing

  There is a true story about a tightrope walker who put a walking wire across the wide gorge of the Niagara Falls. The man’s name was Charles Blondin . The rope was just over 1,000 feet long. The year was 1859 the month was June, 25,000 people turned up to...

Thy Great Name we praise

Remember that great hymn ‘Immortal Invisible God only wise ‘, the last phrase of the verse is ‘Thy great name we praise’. What’s in a name? Down through the ages particularly seen in biblical times there has been a disposition to...