In: February 2019

Philippians 1:27

“Only let your manner of life be worthy of the gospel of Christ, so that whether I come and see you or am absent, I may hear of you that you stand firm in one spirit, with one mind striving side by side for the faith of the gospel.” The words used here are very interesting. The RSV says, “your manner of life”, or as it is in the KJV “your conversation”. It is a word from which we get our English word “politics”, or “politician”. The Greek word is politeuma, a word that means your conduct as a citizen…

Steps of Worship

In the salvation of man’s soul there are two necessary parts: God’s part and man’s part. God’s part is extremely significant, “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God” (Ephesians 2:8-9). The love which God felt for man led him to send Christ into the world to redeem man. The life and teaching of Jesus, the sacrifice on the cross, and the proclaiming of the gospel to men constitute God’s part in salvation. Though God’s part is extremely significant, man’s part is also necessary if man is to reach…