Author Archives: Looking unto Jesus

MALACHI

The book of Malachi closes out the Old Testament. The prophet’s name is mentioned in 1:1, but nowhere else in the Bible. His name is descriptive and quite appropriate for his message. Malachi means “my messenger.” He focused on the … Continue reading

Posted in Journey Thru The Bible | Comments Off on MALACHI

Covid-19 Vaccines & the Mark of the Beast

For the past 14+ months, the Covid-19 pandemic has brought with it a lot of restrictions and constraints. For a good part of that time, we in Ontario have been under lockdowns, shutdowns, or stay-at-home orders. When the CDC and … Continue reading

Posted in False Doctrines, Government, Prophecy, Satan, Worship | Comments Off on Covid-19 Vaccines & the Mark of the Beast

ZECHARIAH

Zechariah was the son of Berechiah and grandson of Iddo, who himself was a prophet (Zechariah 1:1). He was a priest who went to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel (Nehemiah 12:1, 4, 16) at the end of the Babylonian captivity. He and … Continue reading

Posted in Journey Thru The Bible | Comments Off on ZECHARIAH

Spiritual Olympians

Exactly two months two months from today, the 2021 Summer Olympic games are set to begin in Tokyo, Japan. I don’t know about you, but I am excited to watch the best athletes from across the world participate in a … Continue reading

Posted in Commitment, Discipleship | Comments Off on Spiritual Olympians

HAGGAI

When the Jews were carried away captive to Babylon it occurred in three phases. Likewise, they left their place of bondage in three stages. In 538 B.C., Darius, the Persian king, issued a decree for the Jews to go back … Continue reading

Posted in Journey Thru The Bible | Comments Off on HAGGAI

Salt and Light

by Keith Sharp In February 1992, while I was in Nigeria, the late brother Joseph Onyemaechi took me far out into the bush near Aba to preach on Sunday evening to a new congregation he had started. We were honored … Continue reading

Posted in Commitment, Discipleship | Comments Off on Salt and Light

ZEPHANIAH

Zephaniah prophesied “in the days of Josiah” (1:1), between 641-610 BC. Not only was Zephaniah of the tribe of Judah, but his ancestry was of royal blood. His great-great-grandfather was king Hezekiah (727-698 BC). Zephaniah warned, “the great day of … Continue reading

Posted in Journey Thru The Bible | Comments Off on ZEPHANIAH

To Be Sin For Us

“For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us,that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.”– – – – 2 Corinthians 5:21 – – – – Several years ago while teaching a Bible class, … Continue reading

Posted in Forgiveness, Jesus, Salvation | Comments Off on To Be Sin For Us

HABAKKUK

We know nothing about the man Habakkuk except he was a prophet of God. Habakkuk doesn’t tell us who was king in Judah when he wrote, but from 1:5-6, we can determine it was sometime before Babylon had risen to … Continue reading

Posted in Journey Thru The Bible | Comments Off on HABAKKUK

Saul, the Convert to Christ

In the New Testament, we read about crowds of people being converted to Christ. Many of them are unnamed—we don’t know their stories—just that they heard the gospel and responded in obedience to the Lord. However, the Spirit of God … Continue reading

Posted in Conversion | Comments Off on Saul, the Convert to Christ