Carlos Xavier

December 16, 2020

Defining the Gospel of the Kingdom from Matthew

by Anthony F. Buzzard It is an unarguable fact that Jesus was the bearer of the Gospel or Good News about the Kingdom of God/Heaven (the […]
December 16, 2020

Where did you get your Gospel?

by Anthony F. Buzzard The central question in any investigation of salvation is the issue of the Gospel. The Gospel is offered in the Bible as […]
December 16, 2020

Which “generation will not pass away”? Matthew 24:34

Various interpretations If you look up the lexical meaning of the word genea you’ll find how it’s one of the most indefinite terms in NT Greek. […]
October 25, 2020

TDNT on basileia

“The predominant statement is that the kingdom of God is near, that it has drawn near…that it comes, that it will appear, that it is to […]
October 25, 2020

Political Prayers

I want to remind the church of the command to include in your prayers all political leaders and really all those in government. Paul says to […]
October 25, 2020

Evergreen

I came upon a poem which reads more like an ode to the plant Evergreen by Rose Marie Juan Austin: Firm to the ground Standing tall […]
September 9, 2020

The Gospel of the Kingdom = word = spirit = salvation = rebirth

Greg Deuble       When Paul wrote to the Corinthians that the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus are “amongst things of primary importance,” the point under […]
September 9, 2020

Biblical Realism in Relation to Israel

Bill Wachtel In so-called “replacement theology,” which is very widespread, literal, ethnic, national Israel is no longer in view as God’s covenant people, but rather the […]
September 9, 2020

Separating Jesus from his Teachings

Sir Anthony F. Buzzard The contemporary way of inviting people to become Christians is unlike the biblical method. Today the invitation is rather vague: “Accept Jesus […]