He ends by urging them to practice certain virtues where he prefixes ‘whatever things’ are true….think about those things (Philippians 4:1-8). Believers must learn to have an ideal model of a Christian believer, live a converted life and practice godly virtues, being ready to suffer for the gospel. The believer should mirror the exemplified behavior of those who went
In the section two tells why comparing the “nations” of the Old testament with Hindus today and the most important aspect of God’s mission found in several narratives. And in section three Mr. Tompkins using the God’s power in the mission, especially in the context of interreligious encounters as seen in Old Testament narratives. As a religious person Andrew Tompkins is a very eager to spread the Gospel
With a solid scriptural foundation, we can intelligently and convincingly present the Good News. The Bible is the source of Christianity in that the Bible contains the inspired words of God and how Christians are to apply it to their lives. It is not a man-made faith arrived at by the faulty guesses of men. God chose to give man a trustworthy account of
The same can be said about God, no one can say that they saw him create the earth. So once again faith in the word of God is what creationists have to abide by. If the Bible is your truth then you must continue to study the word to get a better
The Disciple Paul-the transformed fanatic, enthused writer, astonishing educator, and persistent guide towards Christianity is the most astonishing figure in the Biblical history right after the Jesus Christ. This massive character treaded confidently onto the phase of the first-century world, particularly the Asian world and left a permanent mark of immense magnitude that can never be forgotten. Having an outstanding life and impressive ministry when bestowed with Discipleship by Holy Christ on the road to Damascus; in his own explanation he was "the chief of all sinners." Not a single individual in the biblical historical accounts, beside Christ Himself, had a more powerful impact on the world that was even previously unknown to Paul himself-the
Furthermore, God is concerned about all that He has created. In fact, God is so concerned about His creation that He feeds, clothes and shelters them all. "God does not need us or the rest of creation for anything, yet we and the rest of creation can glorify him and bring him joy" (p. 161). God does not owe mankind anything, but mankind owes everything to God, including her life. Particular sections in the reading shares an interesting topic of God giving Himself glory.
CREATION WAS A LITERAL SEVEN-DAY EVENT JUSTIN CAMPBELL BIB101 OLD TESTAMENT SURVEY 17 OCTOBER 2014 OUTLINE Thesis: Despite the controversy the Bible gives proof that creation was a literal seven-day event. Reasons people believe it is a figurative event. Confusion of words meanings. It is not scientifically explained. Specifically how did God create everything?
These verses create a guideline or blueprint for current and future generations of Christians to live by, thus making them largely significant and memorable. The rest of Jesus’s speech focuses on the spiritual and moral instructions of how to be a good Christian. These instructions are significant because Jesus claims through them all, people shall become a part of the Kingdom of God and live
In Philippians 4:2-9, Paul teaches us how to overcome anxiety. Opposition from unbelievers, conflict in the church, and concerns for the welfare of Paul and their representative Epaphroditus created anxieties among the Philippian believers. Last Sunday we looked at Paul’s advice in verses 2-3 about what we need to do when we deal with the conflict in the church and in verses 4-9, he teaches us what we need to do when we face hostile people and the upsetting problems of life. The main command in our text is in verse 6: Paul reflects
It is difficult to prove the existence of God even though there are historical and biblical facts that could demonstrate this veracity. Independently of those facts it could be said through different personal cases, well known as Saint Paul’s or St. Augustine’s,