Judgment on Sardis Church

TEXT : Rev 3:1-6 KEY VERSE : Rev 3:5 _*"All who are victorious will be clothed in white. I will never erase their names from the book of Life, but I will announce before my Father and His angels that they are Mine"*_ NLT Many Christians feel very smug with the idea that once we … Continue reading Judgment on Sardis Church

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Feeding from the Master’s crumbs

Jesus turns aside to rest awhile in the region of Tyre and Sidon. However, this was just the needed opportunity for a Syro-Phoenician woman living there. Syro Phoenicia is present day Syria, and they were initially called "Canaanites". It is recorded that Jesus did not answer immediately. Then when the woman got on the nerves … Continue reading Feeding from the Master’s crumbs

Endurance and self-control

The way in which Peter links one virtue with the other is very interesting. He speaks about egkrateian (Greek), self-control, self-governance accompanied by, emerging from gnosis, the "right" knowledge, not merely a byproduct of fear, or coercion, or out of submission to exerted authority. It is not about restraint, rather it is about self-discipline. In … Continue reading Endurance and self-control