God’s Righteousness

Paul the apostle wrote a long letter to the church at Rome in the first century.  What is amazing about this author, is that not too many years earlier, he was ravaging the church, attempting to crush it in its infancy. His purpose for writing this letter is found in...

Pray for the Peace of Jerusalem

King David who reigned in Israel for 40 years probably never saw this day coming, but he did encourage those reading his words to “Pray for the peace of Jerusalem” (Psalm 122:6a).  As people of God, both those of Jewish descent and those who follow Jesus ought to pray...

AM I ASHAMED OF THE GOSPEL?

Paul the apostle and author of 11 books of the New Testament wrote to the church at Rome; “For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.  For in it the righteousness of...