3 days ago
What do you know about the three wise men? Please read Matthew 2:1-11 and share your thoughts about the Maji.
Matthew 2:1-11 New International Version (NIV)
2 After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem 2 and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.”
9 After they had heard the king, they went on their way, and the star they had seen when it rose went ahead of them until it stopped over the place where the child was. 10 When they saw the star, they were overjoyed. 11 On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him. Then they opened their treasures and presented him with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.
9 After they had heard the king, they went on their way, and the star they had seen when it rose went ahead of them until it stopped over the place where the child was. Matthew 2:9 ... See MoreSee Less
5 days ago
LIFE IS A SERIES OF CHOICES
Every journey has a destination and is made up of steps, of choices, both large and small, to reach that destination.
The most important journey, the journey of our lives, has the greatest possible destination, to live with and share eternity with the Lord God Himself.
But how can mortal, unholy and sinful man ever reach such a destination with the immortal, holy and sinless Lord God?
What if the Lord God Himself has provided a way to do this? Not a way we could ever earn, but a way that He has provided to us as a gift– a gift, a choice, we are free to accept or reject?
Whatever we take into eternity is eternally ours. We are either cleansed from our sin and or it is eternally ours, and it will eternally separate us from the Lord God. But, if the Lord God has cleansed of our sin and forgiven us, then we can and will be eternally with Him.
So we ask as the Philippian jailer did, “What must I do to be saved?” ... See MoreSee Less
6 days ago
Week 1 – In the genealogy of Jesus, he was a descendant of whom?
Abraham and David. Matthew 1:1
Abraham was the Father of the Nation of Israel, the people that the Lord God chose to spread the Lord God’s Message to the world. David was of the lineage of Abraham and was later the King of Israel.
Have you read the story of the Birth of Jesus? The complete story is in the Bible’s New Testament in the Book of Luke chapter 2.
“This is the genealogy of Jesus, the Messiah, the son of David, the son of Abraham…” Matthew 1:1a ... See MoreSee Less