Jesus’ Kingdom…

“Pilate replied, ‘Am I a Jew? Your people and the chief priests have delivered you to me — what did you do?’ Jesus answered, ‘My Kingdom is not of this world. If my Kingdom were of this world, my subordinates would strive in order that I not be delivered over to the Jews. But at… Read More

We have a Stronghold in the God of Jacob

“Yaheweh Tsabaoth is with us; A high stronghold for us is the God of Jacob. Selah!” (Psalm 46:8 {verse 7 in English})   What a wonderful statement the psalmist makes. This is the kind of statement that ought to be set in stone on our patios and stenciled on our walls. It should be the… Read More

Strong Horses: Zechariah 6:1-8

“When the strong horses came out, they were impatient to go and patrol the earth.”  -Zechariah 6: 7a, ESV   How impatient are the angels of God that have been ordained to extend Justice to the world and how great is God’s grace, even toward unbelievers, in staying their hand until His time is at… Read More

Warnings from Israel’s Past: Angels (Pride)

“And the angels who did not hold to their own office, but deserted their own dwelling place to enter judgment on that great day, are kept, chained eternally in gloom.” (Jude 6)   Secondly, Jude describes the pride of the fallen angels, who looked to increase their own power and authority above the position that… Read More

Becoming… : Hebrews 1:1-4 (part 15)

Becoming so much greater than the angels, as much as he has inherited a name superior to theirs.   Becoming…  What does it mean for Jesus to “become so much greater than the angels…”?  Is Jesus not God?  Is he not already greater than the angels?  Has he not always been greater than the angels? … Read More