The first-century gospel is one of the hundreds of new texts that a team of about three-dozen scientists and scholars is working to uncover, and analyze, by using this technique of ungluing the masks, said Craig Evans, a professor of New Testament studies at Acadia Divinity College;Wolfville, Nova Scotia
"We're recovering ancient documents from the first,second and third centuries.Not just Christian documents not just biblical documents, but classical Greek texts, business papers, various mundane papers, personal letters," Evans told Live Science".The documents include philosophical texts and copies of stories by the Greek poet Homer. See More..
Restaurant Evangelism 101
The unthinkable happened! As Stacey Gaona passed out FullyFreeFilms.com tracts, a mob of dancers took over Denny's Restaurant.
Something anyone can do. Share the gospel through tracts. You never know what God is going to do. We have a friend that calls it Restaurant Evangelism
The people dwelling in darkness have seen a great light, and for those dwelling in the region and shadow of death, on them a light has dawned."From that time Jesus began to preach, saying, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand." - Matthew 4:16-17 ESV
The first role in living out the faith God has bestowed upon us is this, to simulate the word of God. To take the very definition that called me and provoked me.
This is my blood drink of me. This is my body broken for you, eat. As the demon possed man of Gedarenes saw Jesus, he cried with a loud voice, fell down before Him and said, What have I to do with you, Jesus, son of the Most High God. Thereafter, the man was made whole.
Then Jesus said, return to your own house, and tell what great things God has done for you!
Stacey and I can do no other as by God's grace we taught a group of Christians how to step out of their comfort zone. Go to the byways and invite the people to marriage supper of the Lamb. Blessed are those who are called.
I once heard a statement that changes our respective. It went like this. Don't go to the grocery store to buy a gallon of milk but take a tract and say I am going to the store to give someone a gospel tract and I will get some milk while I am there. A heart respective! As Stacey goes into the store with her million dollar tracts she notices Prince on Rolling Stone Magazine. So she slips a million dollar tract in front and inside the magazine. The great commandment, Go,Go,Go...
Creation is foundational for the Christian church with every major Christian doctrine coming out of the events recorded in the first chapters of Genesis. Among these are:
1) the nature of God, including his power and goodness
2) the nature of man, created in the image of God but fallen because of his sin
3) the nature and consequences of sin
4) the nature of marriage
5) the origin of death as a penalty for si, and an enemy
6) the need for a Savior to redeem man from sin,
7) the origin and meaning of work and the weekly day of rest
8) the relationship between man and the rest of creation, which is now cursed because of sin
Winked at sin...
Therefore, since we are the offspring of God, we ought not to think that the Divine Nature is like gold or silver or stone, something shaped by art and man's devising. "Truly, these times of ignorance God overlooked, but now commands all men everywhere to repent, - Acts 17:29-30 NKJV
What shall I say to dying men? Is there breath in a corpse? Can it know without hearing? Who shall go? Beggarly groans I hear in my sleep. Send me Oh Lord! Send me.
Creation and Earth History Museum. 2% of the church share the gospel. Thankful for these two who were eager to share the good news. Are you ready to just Go...