Advocate, Intercessor, Mediator

It comforts Christians to know that Jesus is ready to make intercession for us when we sin. First John 1:9 reads, ‘If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.’ For the Christian, Jesus is the ‘Voice’ for the good of mankind. He serves in three roles to Christians: He is 1) an advocate; 2) an intercessor; and 3) a mediator. Continue reading “Advocate, Intercessor, Mediator”

On Being Like Jesus

*We want to be like Him as He walks on the water, but don’t want to walk the dirty floor of a poor man’s hovel.

*We would raise the dead, but will not hold the hand of the sick.

*We would turn water into wine, but will not turn our money into food, clothing, and shelter for the needy. Continue reading “On Being Like Jesus”

Back To The Christ Of The Bible — Robert E. Vincent

God is timeless and changeless. Just as God is unchanging, so His Son Jesus is unchanging. The Bible declares, “Jesus Christ the same yesterday, today, and forever” (Hebrews 13:8). Jesus’ teachings are matchless, and they are also timeless. He said, “Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away” (Matthew 24:35). Jesus’ words will judge us “in the last day” (John 12:48). There are modern day teachers who attempt to make a mere man out of Jesus. Continue reading “Back To The Christ Of The Bible — Robert E. Vincent”