Category: deity of Christ

  • Christmas: Phase 1 of Redemption

    Christmas: Phase 1 of Redemption

    Christmas is Phase 1 of God’s invasion to rescue humanity from the dominion of sin and Satan. His birth, life, death, resurrection, ascension, and second coming are all part of God’s plan to offer us eternal life. Let us cling to that gift.

  • Christ’s Ascension: Eternal Hope in a Chaotic World

    Christ’s Ascension: Eternal Hope in a Chaotic World

    He ascended into heaven, and is seated at the right hand of the Father. He will come again to judge the living and the dead (The Apostle’s Creed).

  • The Word Became Flesh. V: Grace, Truth, and Glory in Plain Sight

    The Word Became Flesh. V: Grace, Truth, and Glory in Plain Sight

    “And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth. John testified about Him and cried out, saying, ‘This was He of whom I said, “He who comes after me has a higher rank than I, for He existed before me.”’ For of His fullness we have all received, and grace upon grace. For the Law was given through Moses; grace and truth were realized through Jesus Christ. No one has seen God at any time; the only begotten God who is in the bosom of the Father, He has explained Him” (John 1:14-18).

  • The Word Became Flesh. IV: The Light and the Life

    The Word Became Flesh. IV: The Light and the Life

    In Christ, light and life hold a deeper meaning: “In Him was life, and the life was the Light of men” (John 1:4). The life Jesus brings is the light of men. Life and light are intertwined.

  • The Word Became Flesh. III: Testifying to the Light (John 1:6-8)

    The Word Became Flesh. III: Testifying to the Light (John 1:6-8)

    While John the Baptist was Jesus’ forerunner, he was also an example for all who would follow Christ. We, too, must decrease so that Jesus’ presence, power, and prominence may increase in our lives and spheres of influence.