Uncategorized

God’s Foreknowledge and What Prayer “Changes”

I was asked two questions recently and I thought I would share my response here. 1. Are there things God will not do without our participation? Does He “constrain” Himself in areas until we choose to partner/collaborate with Him? I know in Ephesians 1:11 it says "He works all things according to the counsel of… Continue reading God’s Foreknowledge and What Prayer “Changes”

Uncategorized

Colossians 2:13-15 turned into song

you, who were dead in your trespasses and the uncircumcisionof your flesh, God made alive together with him,having forgiven us all our trespasses by canceling the record of debt that stood againstus with its legal demands. This he set asidenailing it to the cross he disarmed the rulers and authorities and put them toopen shame,… Continue reading Colossians 2:13-15 turned into song

Uncategorized

God, YHWH, Jehova, Adonai, Lord, Jesus

Here is a quick Bible lesson on something potentially confusing, but I do a lot of editing and review for Bible teachers, and it seems this might be helpful to a lot of people to see this written concisely: The Hebrew word "YHWH" is the name of God which means something to the effect of… Continue reading God, YHWH, Jehova, Adonai, Lord, Jesus

Uncategorized

An Ambassador in Enemy Territory and A Citizen of Heaven

I created this chart today. It’s a work in progress, and it has its flaws, but I think it generally shows the proper worldview for a Christian. A true believer is in the world, but not of the world. We sometimes participate in government and politics, but a true Christian does not place his or… Continue reading An Ambassador in Enemy Territory and A Citizen of Heaven