The Thessalonian church had an issue that Paul felt compelled to address. Some, as it were, had come to believe a false teaching that presented the idea that Jesus’ Second Coming had already taken place.
The Power of the Cross class reading for this week was Scriptures from when Jesus was baptized (Matthew 3:13-17),
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fdVucvo-kDU The fool says in his heart, “There is no God.”
Nimefika! I’ve arrived! I am back in America. I walked into Target and was quite overwhelmed. I wandered around in a funk for half an hour before I was able to get oriented enough to begin shopping. Not even fashion waited for me to get back. What is with these skinny jeans??
Things were looking bad to put it mildly. One couldn’t tell whether the grim situation was more oppressive than the smoldering heat of the clear, blue day. The sun’s incandescence and brightness beat down on the rugged terrain of sandy rocks and rough vegetation.
There is nothing like being in an atmosphere surrounded by dozens of people all striving after the ultimate goal of bringing glory to God! And having a full-time job in which I get to spend everyday working towards the Great Commission is almost too good to be true!
Be Ready The Kingdom of God is at hand and is coming soon. As a follower of Christ, I need to be watching and preparing for the Lord’s return.
Earlier I was watching a band video from 11th grade. I saw so many pictures of people from high school that were in the band but I can’t remember any of their names. Their faces bring so much joy to my heart and I wish I could remember at least something about them. I spent […]
It was January 2009. Edgy could hardly describe what I was. I sat at a wooden table in the corner of a nice bagel place. I think it was snowing at that time, but Ohio’s weather is as unpredictable as America’s gas prices and at that moment I really didn’t care. It could have been raining […]
Tom Shetler, a teacher at Bethany College of Missions, is a man of deep passion for the Lord with sensitivity towards His presence. His particular interests are in the Old Testament as well as apologetics. Both his knowledge in these fields and his passion for them are evident in the classes he teaches at BCOM. […]