Matthew 28:19-20 (New King James Version) Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of … Continue reading Basic thoughts on the Great Commission to start the week…
Given that today is Good Friday, it is only appropriate to remember the redemptive suffering and death of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, before the resurrection. A short but very interesting examination of the two thieves that were crucified with Christ can be found here. The link takes you to a Baptist Press article … Continue reading An interesting Good Friday lesson.
Note: Our Associate Pastor’s wife (who was leading some of our church’s ladies in a chronologically based Bible Study) asked if I knew whether or not the Old Testament prophet Samuel was descended from the tribe of Levi, since 1 Samuel 1:1 implies his father was from a different tribe, that of Ephraim. The answer to this question … Continue reading Biblical Questions: Samuel’s Levitical Ancestry
This is the sermon I delivered during a Tenebrae service at White Station Baptist Church in Memphis, Tennessee. The sermon addresses the Old Testament Passover festival in light of the Lord's Supper, and (hopefully) prepares the mind, heart and soul of the listener to partake of the elements with a greater appreciation for the Lord's … Continue reading Holy Thursday sermon from 2007 on the Lord’s Supper