As we look at Romans 8 we notice that about 2/3rds of the references in Romans to the work of the Holy Spirit are found in this chapter. The Holy Spirit assures us that we are God’s Children. The Holy Spirit helps us in our prayers. The Holy Spirit assures us that in all the […]
The people want to make Jesus king by force and yet he withdraws from them. He knows his purpose and is not tempted to deviate. Sending his disciples away he then comes to them during a storm walking on water. The key point is to see that Jesus comes to them and therefore to you […]
Every aspect of Christ’s sufferings, leading to the cross, on the cross, were designed by God to bring about our salvation. Christ’s suffering and death are immensely powerful and effective in God achieving his purposes in the world. In the same way our sufferings and even death can be used by God to his glory.