Posts from October 2015

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The Persecuted Church

by Darren Braun

“… on this rock I will build My church, and the gates of Hades shall not prevail against it.” Matthew 16:18, NKJV. Excerpt from Foxes book of Martyrs… “In Matthew 16:18, it is recorded that Jesus told His disciples, “I will build My church, and the gates of hell [Hades] shall not prevail against it.” […]

Do You Love Me?

by Linda Sasso

  In our final chapter of the Gospel of John we see Jesus repairing the damaged relationship between Himself and the Apostle Peter, and even more, commissioning Peter to Shepherd the flock of God. Peter would go on to become not only a great pastor, but a pastor of pastors. At the end of his […]

Doubting Thomas

by Linda Sasso

  Thomas’ Greek name was Didymus which means “twin”. Nobody knows who Thomas’ twin was. But it might as well be you and me. Because there is a bit of a doubter in each of us. Thankfully, Jesus accommodates the doubter in us all by offering just enough evidence for us to believe and be saved. Read […]

To Be Born Again

by Linda Sasso

  In today’s text Jesus’ disciples are born again! “Then, the same day at evening, being the first day of the week, when the doors were shut where the disciples were assembled, for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood in the midst, and said to them, “Peace be with you.” When He had […]