Offerings Given for the Lord’s Work

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Note: if you prefer, here is a PDF version of “Offerings Given for the Lords Work” The first recorded offerings to the Lord were always freewill offerings. Even the tithe of Abraham to Melchizedek, and the tithe of Jacob, were freewill offerings. And these all took place hundreds of years before the Law of Moses. … Read more Offerings Given for the Lord’s Work

Requirements for a Minister of the Gospel

Measure by the Bible

The Bible word “minister” means to humbly serve others with your life. It was our Lord who specified this definition. “Neither be ye called masters: for one is your Master, even Christ. But he that is greatest among you shall be your servant. And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and he that shall … Read more Requirements for a Minister of the Gospel

Marriage, Divorce and Remarriage Scripture Study

broken heart

I have often noticed that when many provide a Bible study on marriage and divorce that they actually spend most of their time quoting someone else’s commentary. They do not carefully seek the meaning of the scriptural words in their original context, and they never fully deal with 1 Corinthians 7th Chapter. We may highly … Read more Marriage, Divorce and Remarriage Scripture Study

Rightly Dividing the Truth

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Understanding the difference between the unchangeable principles of the gospel, and the context of the original text. Note: if you prefer, here is a PDF version of “Rightly Dividing the Truth“ I have observed a common fear and misunderstanding within the church, regarding scriptural text, the differences in local ministerial guidance, and then the actual … Read more Rightly Dividing the Truth

How to Conduct a Minister’s Meeting – per Acts Chapter 15

meeting of the Apostles

Note: if you prefer, here is a PDF version of “How to Conduct a Minister’s Meeting – per Acts Chapter 15” Does anyone know of a minister’s meeting being held similar to the one in Acts 15? If you do, I sincerely would like to talk to you about it. I would like to ask … Read more How to Conduct a Minister’s Meeting – per Acts Chapter 15

The Record in Bible Scripture is True and Faithful!

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Note: if you prefer, here is a PDF version of “The Record in Bible Scripture is True and Faithful” “Who bare record of the word of God, and of the testimony of Jesus Christ, and of all things that he saw.” ~ Revelation 1:2 Today a lot of people are being cynical of the reliability … Read more The Record in Bible Scripture is True and Faithful!

Communion – The Lord’s Supper

Lord's last supper

Note: if you prefer, here is a PDF version of “Communion – The Lord’s Supper“ This communion ordinance is known as: “the Lord’s supper” because Christ instituted it (Luke 22:19-20, Matthew 26:26-28, Mark 14:22-24) and the Apostle Paul also spoke of it this way (1 Corinthians 11:20). It is known as the “communion” because of … Read more Communion – The Lord’s Supper

Sanctification and the Infilling of the Holy Spirit

Pentecost

Note: if you prefer, here is a PDF version of “Sanctification and the Infilling of the Holy Spirit“ Webster defines the word ‘sanctify’ as: 1. To make sacred or holy; to set apart to a sacred office or to religious use or observance; to consecrate by appropriate rites. 2. To make free from sin; to … Read more Sanctification and the Infilling of the Holy Spirit