Ananias

There are 3 Ananias’s mentioned in the New Testament. The high priest in Acts ch 22 vs12, the husband of Sapphira in Acts ch5 vs1 and a disciple of Christ dwelling in Damascus found in Acts ch9 vs10. It is this disciple I would like us to consider today. Ananias...

Jesus Christ and his use of scriptures

There are many people today even so called Christians that do not believe that the Bible is the word of God. Here’s the shocker, Jesus believed the old testament scriptures were God’s word and He spoke of it as literal history. So when we say much of the...

Simon of Cyrene

Matthew 27:32,Mark 15:21, Luke 23:26 Cyrene was a prominent city in Libya. It had been founded by the Greeks. It contained many Jews, Simon being one of them. As he came in from the country through one of the city gates he was heading past the Praetorian and onto the...

God is Light

(1 John 1:5), ‘I am the Light of the world ‘ (John 8:12) Two wonderful texts of the Father and of His only begotten Son their essence is the same. God is light. What is light. Pure light is invisible. No one has ever seen pure light. The things which we...

The Crown of Thorns

Looking at Matthew 27 vs 29 we read ‘And when they had plaited a Crown of thorns, they put it upon his head, and a reed in his right hand : and they bowed the knee before Him, and mocked Him, saying ‘Hail King of the Jews!’ And they spit upon Him,...

Tears

Tears are a subject that all of us are familiar with, from infancy to old age. The record of every persons life contains tears. Round every corner of life they are there. Mention tears and we will recall our experiences of shedding them. Tears, tears and more tears....