Scripture words written for our learning, given by inspiration of God for edification

“To himthatexcelleth. A Psalm of David. The heavens declare the glory of God, and thefirmamentshoweth ye work of his hands.” (Psalms 19:1GenevaBible) “1  Then God spake all these words, saying, 2 I am the Lord thy God, which have brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. 3 Thou […]

Philippians 1:3–6 – Partnership in the Gospel

Originally posted on Reading Acts:
[I have started a series on Philippians for the summer for my Sunday Evening Bible Studies. We have temporarily moved the Evening Service to the Sunday School hour for the summer months. Unfortunately, these are not being recorded.] As is typical of Paul’s letters, he begins by expressing his thanks for…

Atonement And Fellowship 4/8

The creation of the one body was a direct result of Jesus his death. The Greek word for “fellowship“, koinonia, is used outside the New Testament to refer to peoples’ joint sharing of a common property. We are “in fellowship” with each other by reason of our relation to a greater whole in which we […]