God and His Spirit Speak

Today's Lesson Read Genesis 1:2 and Genesis 1:28 If we put aside everything we think we know about God, and if we then read the Bible from the beginning, one of the very first things about God that should catch our attention is that God speaks. God's power amazes us because all He has to do to … Continue reading God and His Spirit Speak

God and The Spirit of God

Lesson on Genesis 1:2 Early in the Bible, we are introduced to the Spirit of God (Genesis 1:2). We are told that God created the heavens and the earth, and then we are told that the Spirit of God was hovering over the surface of the waters. Clearly, God and the Spirit of God are … Continue reading God and The Spirit of God

Jesus Is He Who Lives Forevermore

Today's Lesson Read Revelation 1:18 The Lord Jesus Christ appeared to John and declared that He is alive and that He lives forevermore, even though He once had died. He has the keys of death and Haded (He reigns over death and Hades), and therefore He can deliver anyone who believes in Him. Long before … Continue reading Jesus Is He Who Lives Forevermore

Jesus Is The First and The Last

Today's Lesson Read Revelation 1:17-18 According to John, Jesus identifies himself as the First and the Last. The significance of this title should not be overlooked, for it is a claim to divinity. In Isaiah 44:6, HaShem (Jehovah, The Father) identifies Himself as the First and the Last. The context indicates that the title The First … Continue reading Jesus Is The First and The Last

Jesus Is The Brightness of God’s Glory (Part 2)

Today's Lesson Read Hebrews 1:1-12 Someone commented on one of my previous posts that the statement made in Hebrews 1:3, that Jesus is the brightness of God's glory, does not necessarily mean Jesus is God. To be precise, Hebrews does make a distinction between God and Jesus. Hebrews 1:1-2 states that God has spoken to us … Continue reading Jesus Is The Brightness of God’s Glory (Part 2)

Jesus Is The Son of God (Part 3)

Today's Lesson Read Psalm 45:6-7, John 1:1-18, John 5:16-30, and Hebrews 1:8-12 Jesus is the Son of God: what does this mean? How can God have a Son? In my previous two posts, I have explained that the title Son of God points us back to the Lord's virgin birth and to his identity as The Messiah. In … Continue reading Jesus Is The Son of God (Part 3)

Jesus Is The Son of God (Part 2)

Today's Lesson Read 1 Chronicles 17:11-15, Psalm 2:7, Matthew 26:63, and Hebrews 1:1-2 Jesus is the Son of God. What does that mean? How can God have a Son? In the Bible, Son of God is a title for the Messiah, or the Christ (which words mean anointed). God promised David that one of his descedants … Continue reading Jesus Is The Son of God (Part 2)