Revelation 1: The Whole Earth?

In the present tense, it makes John’s statement an ongoing event, one which had been fulfilled at the cross and continued at Pentecost. But was John speaking only of the supernatural work of Christ whenever the gospel was told and of the Holy Spirit’s conviction of those who heard it by God’s divine power? Or was John indicating there would also be a future fulfillment, one more substantial and concrete? A physical return of Christ, coming on the Pillar of Cloud, God’s glorious Shekinah?

Broken, Searching, Trusted, Powerful

“It is a pleasure to endorse this series of Bible studies on thirty-two women of the Bible. May God’s blessing be on each one who picks up the Bible and is led by the series of questions to ask themselves very similar questions so that we all may grow up in Christ Jesus. Special thanks … Continue reading Broken, Searching, Trusted, Powerful

As We Near the End of Acts

In just a few short weeks, probably the beginning of May, we'll finished reading Luke's account of Paul's ministry career. Luke wanted his friend Theophilus to have an accurate and reliable account of The Way's beginnings. From the birth of John the baptist, through the cross and onwards, Luke carefully researched every story, every quote, … Continue reading As We Near the End of Acts