Tag: salvation

03
May

The Gift of Salvation

Acts 4:12 “No one else can save us. Indeed, we can be saved only by the power of the one named Jesus and not by any other person.” The dictionary defines salvation as, “preservation or deliverance from harm, ruin, or loss”. But the Bible defines it as so much more. It is a free gift […]

31
Mar

YES AND AMEN

2 Corinthians 1:20– “For all the promises of God in Him are Yes, and in Him Amen, to the glory of God through us.” According to the dictionary, the word ‘yes’ is used to express affirmation. When it comes to our God, “yes” is directly related to Christ and the weight of the word completely […]

17
Mar

God is Watching Over us

1 Peter 3:12 (NKJV) – For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, And His ears are open to their prayers; But the face of the Lord is against those who do evil. God wants our nature to be Christ-like. Whenever we go through trials and persecution or are ill-treated by someone, what […]

23
Feb

Wait, Watch, Live Right!

  So Christ was once offered to bear the sins of many; and unto them that look for him shall he appear the second time without sin unto salvation. Hebrews 9:28 (KJV) In his letter to Thessalonica, Paul confirms the second coming of the Lord and appeals to the church to “stand firm” as they wait […]

20
Jan

Forgiveness coupled with Grace

Ephesians 1:7 NKJV “In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace” God`s forgiveness and redemption comes with a promise. When we are made whole by Christ through His precious blood, we receive a portion of His grace. God bought us the freedom we now […]

04
Oct

Praise the Lord!!!

Psalm 111:1– “Praise the Lord!  I will praise the Lord with my whole heart, In the assembly of the upright and in the congregation.” Praise the Lord is a greeting among believers in some parts of the world which should not be taken for granted as merely a greeting like ‘hello’ or ‘goodbye’, but taken […]

10
Sep

The Promise of Christ

In God is my salvation and my glory: the rock of my strength, and my refuge, is in God. Psalm 62:7 KJV The psalmist in the above verse is reminding each one of us that God is our savior and only through Him, we have salvation. Consequently our glory can come only from Him. Therefore our […]

16
Jul

Amazing Grace

  For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God. Ephesians 2:8 (NKJV)   There is a fun activity called, ‘Is the price right’ in which one needs to guess if the price marked on each item displayed in the game is – right, […]

29
Jun

The Sacrifice of Thanksgiving

But I will sacrifice to You with the voice of thanksgiving; I will pay what I have vowed. Salvation is of the Lord.” Jonah 2:9 Sacrifice resonates with surrendering a possession. Is thanksgiving to the Lord Jesus Christ a sacrifice? Jonah prayed this prayer in Jonah 2:9 when he was in the belly of the […]

17
Jun

Appointed for Salvation

1 Thessalonians 5:9 – “For God did not appoint us to wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ.” The word ‘salvation’ isn’t one we use colloquially. However, it’s a term that’s mentioned quite a lot in the Bible. When the Bible says we are appointed to obtain salvation, what does it mean? […]