Who was Barabbas?

Who was Barabbas

Who was Barabbas in the Bible? Validating the Story of Barabbas and Jesus In all 4 Gospels, we find an event in the trial of Jesus where Pontius Pilate brings a prisoner out before the crowd.  According to Scripture, it was customary for the Governor to grant clemency on a prisoner’s death sentence as a […]

The 5 Crowns in Heaven

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What are the 5 Crowns in Heaven? The New Testament scriptures describe 5 crowns in heaven that believers can look forward to as a reward of their faithfulness to God.  These awards are the imperishable crown, the crown of righteousness, the crown of rejoicing, the crown of glory, and the crown of life.  The first-century […]

What does Amen mean?

What does Amen mean

What Does Amen mean? Amen is one of the most used words in all of Christianity.  What does amen mean? Why do we say amen after a prayer, or when the preacher makes a good point, and for so many other reasons.  In some cases, saying “amen” has become just something we do.  It is […]

What did Jesus say on the cross? 7 Powerful Statements

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What did Jesus say on the cross? You don’t have to be a “card-carrying Christian” to know what the cross represents.  What was once a device of execution for the Romans has become the symbol of Christianity because of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.  That moment in history, which is well documented both in the […]

When was the Book of Acts written? The answer matters.

When was the book of acts written

First or Second Century? | When was the book of Acts written? The Book of Acts is the Biblical account of the first century Apostolic church.  It begins with the ascension of the resurrected Jesus and ends deep into the ministry of the Apostle Paul.  Its authenticity has been highly debated among scholars, especially around […]

Once saved always saved or can you lose your salvation?

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Can you lose your salvation? | Is it once saved always saved? When I first decided to follow God and accept Jesus as the Savior of my soul, I was so excited.  To be honest, I was also a bit terrified.  This new-found gift was precious and I didn’t want to lose it.  Every time […]

What happens to people who never hear the Gospel?

What happens to people who never hear the gospel

In Christianity, we find peace in the Good News of Jesus Christ.  Scripture says in John 3:16 that God so loved the world that He gave His only Son and the person that believes in Him will never perish, but have eternal life.  This amazing promise of salvation leads both the believer and non-believer to […]

Why does the Bible say God is a jealous God?

Why is God a Jealous God

Why does the Bible say “God is a jealous God.”? Exodus 20:5 When we think of all the words to describe God, there are many that we can come up with to edify Him.  A few that come to mind would be faithful, mighty, forgiving, and of course, love.  I am sure you can name […]

“My God My God Why Have You Forsaken Me?” | What did Jesus mean?

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Why Did Jesus Say “Eli Eli lema sabachthani” (My God My God why have You Forsaken Me?) One of the most jarring Scriptures in the bible is found in Matt 27:45-46.  Jesus, in His final moments on the cross, calls out words that make us all shudder.  He says “Eli Eli lema Sabachthani” which translates […]

Me & My House Mission Food Drive

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Me and My House Mission | Coming Together For Our Community COVID-19 has impacted almost every household in our community.  Besides the danger of the virus, one of the most significant challenges is food insecurity.  Food pantries and programs for our seniors, families, and children have slowed their distribution or closed completely.  Together we can […]