Who Were The Essenes? Pt 2

In our last program we learned about the Essenes, a group not directly mentioned in the Bible, but possibly alluded to by Paul when he wrote to the Colossian church. These were a group of breakaway religious Jews who chose to live away from the corruption in the Temple and the error of the teachings ...Read More

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You are commanded to love (2)

‘Walk in love.’ Ephesians 5:2 NKJV The Greeks used four words to distinguish different types of love: (1) Storge, which means natural affection; (2) Eros, which means sexual attraction; (3) Philia, which means emotional affection or friendship; (4) Agape, which means unconditional giving, sacrificial love. When the Bible tells of God’s love for us and the type ...Read More

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Today’s Readings

Deuteronomy 1–2 21 And they went into Capernaum, and immediately on the Sabbath he entered the synagogue and was teaching. 22 And they were astonished at his teaching, for he taught them as one who had authority, and not as the scribes. 23 And immediately there was in their synagogue a man with an unclean spirit. And he ...Read More

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Give Jesus A Chance

‘Come, follow Me, and I will show you how.’ Matthew 4:19 NLT Maybe your friends and family don’t see your potential, but Jesus does. In the most ordinary people, He saw the capacity to change the world. Here’s something you may not have considered: there are two sides to following Jesus—you believe in Him, and He believes ...Read More

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