David’s Gadites

By Harry Bultema “And of the Gadites, there separated themselves unto David into the hold in the wilderness men of might, and men of war fit for the battle, that could handle shield and buckler, whose faces were like the faces of lions, and were as swift as the roes...

Are You a Dispensationalist?

Dr. L.S. Chafer said: “Any person        is a dispensationalist if  … He trusts in the blood of Christ, rather than bringing an animal sacrifice (Ex. 30:10; Lev. 16:34 – vs –  Col. 1:14; 1 Jn. 1:7; Heb. 9:14). He observes the first day of the week rather...

Ashes To Beauty

(Colossians 1:9-12a) “Let the beauty of Jesus be seen in me”! This ought to be the goal and desire of each one of us. Yet, we often find a wide chasm between that goal and desire and our day-by-day, down-to-earth living—the “ashes” in our lives. It is the purpose of...

Abraham’s Faith

Romans 4:3, 17-22 Abraham, before the Law was added and before the Covenant of Circumcision (Rom. 4:9-12), was a Gentile and an ungodly idolater (Josh. 24:2-3). He was said to be a Syrian and ready to perish (Deut. 26:5). God had promised Abraham a son when both he...

Healing and the Atonement – Part One

Healing and atonement … First, let’s consider the meaning of the word atonement. The word in the Old Testament means to cover, to placate, to disannul, appease, forgive. It is used once in the New Testament, and the meaning there is reconciliation. It means,...

The Real Jesus Christ

“Without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels, preached unto the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into glory” (1 Tim. 3:16). This is the greatest of all the mysteries...