Theology: Justification

Justification   By Rev. Mark Kelderman & Rev. Maarten Kuivenhoven   If I knew your bank account number and deposited two million dollars into your account, I would have imputed (reckoned, declared, or counted) it to you or your account. What this means practically is that since I have put this money into your account,…

We are Looking for a Few Teens…

… who will end the old year and begin the new year praying, “Come, Lord Jesus” (Revelation 22:20). Teens who commit to pray this prayer—to really pray this prayer—are committing to do a number of things. They:   Are Committing to Know Their Bibles This prayer is the next-to-the-last words in the Bible. And that’s…

How to See God

Read: Luke 2:8-20 Did you ever notice this: That the shepherds twice stood in the presence of God that night the angel appeared unto them? The first time was when the glory of God shone around them. Then they had great fear. They were terrified at God’s presence. The second time was when they entered the…

Mary Was Just A Teenager

Mary was just a teenager… Yet the angel didn’t ask her, “If you think you’re up for this.” Nor did He say, “When you’re old enough to handle it, this will happen to you.” He simply told her what God had given him to tell her. She, a teenager, was about to play as big…

Mega Phobia

Luke 2:9, “And behold, an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were greatly afraid.”   Have you ever felt great fear? In Luke 2, the shepherds experience a great fear. In the Greek, it says they had mega phobia. Why? Because we’re told:…