Archives: Teachings

Welcome to the Table of Triumph

TRIUMPHAL SUNDAY, WHICH WAS BOTH THE VICTORIOUS ENTRANCE OF THE KING OF KINGS INTO THE CITY OF KINGS – JERUSALEM, AS WELL AS A PRELUDE TO THE ACTUAL ULTIMATE EVENT, WHEN JESUS RETURNS IN GLORY, IS THE CELEBRATION OF THE TRIUMPH OVER EVIL, AS STATED IN PSALM 41: 10-11. MESSAGE: THE TRIUMPH RELATES – MATTHEW […]

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Welcome to the Table of Waiting

WELCOME TO THE TABLE OF WAITING. THERE IS A REASON WHEN YOU GO TO THE DOCTOR’S OFFICE, YOU ARE IN THE “WAITING” ROOM – AND THAT COULDN’T HAVE BEEN DEFINED BETTER. WHY DO WE HAVE TO WAIT? WE MIGHT BE EARLY FOR THE APPOINTMENT – OR LATE, OR THE DOCTOR IS NOT READY YET. DID […]

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Welcome to the Table of Wood

WOOD IS AN IMPORTANT COMPONENT THROUGHOUT THE BIBLE – NOAH’S ARK, MOSES’ ARK, PIECES IN THE TABERNACLE, THE FEEDING TROUGH OF BABY JESUS COULD HAVE BEEN WOOD (OR STONE). THIS IS ONE OF THE REASONS WHY THE SECOND PERSON OF THE GODHEAD CAME TO EARTH AND GREW UP AS A CARPENTER. HE KNEW HIS CRAFT […]

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Welcome to the Table of God’s Heart

PUT YOUR HAND OVER YOUR HEART. TO MORE APPRECIATE GOD’S HEART, LET’S UNDERSTAND WHAT HE CREATED IN OUR BODIES AND HOW IT REFLECTS HIS VERY ESSENCE. THE HUMAN HEART WEIGHS APPROXIMATELY 11 OUNCES, IS THE SIZE OF A LARGE FIST. IT IS THE STRONGEST MUSCLE IN THE BODY AND PUMPS 1,800 GALLONS OF BLOOD. THE […]

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Tears from the Faucet

When my nephew was four years old, he came over to my house one evening so I could babysit. I knew initially that our evening together would ultimately involve chasing, wrestling, and hide-and-go-seek. While we were engaging in this normal banter of kidding around – no pun intended, something occurred that momentarily sidelined our amusement. […]

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The Earthly Tabernacle of God

The sanctuary, Tabernacle, was for God, not man. The sanctuary or tabernacle of man is equally for God and not himself. Under Divine architecture, maintenance and Supervision, the Tabernacle is a place for God’s presence and man’s service. Outer Court Frame of Tabernacle- Exodus 26:6 on twelve pillars – meant to bring tribes into presence. […]

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Principles of Hermeneutics – Interpreting Scripture

“. . .find out the meaning of a statement for the author and for the first hearers or readers, thereupon to transmit that meaning to modern readers”. p. 5. Int. Bible Discover the original meaning; take into account changes in meanings which contemporary readers may attach to same words (e.g. suffer, gay, charity). Observe carefully […]

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Speaking ABC’s

A is for Arranging your thoughts in this way: Write out the Scriptures, stories, statements and determine which ones go together, so there is a continuity in your speaking, and you are not going in different directions. B is for Bringing them into order: Put them in piles of “beginning, middle or end”. The beginning […]

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Should Children Be Evangelized

THIS IS NOT A COMPLETE STUDY OF THE SUBJECT, BUT PROVIDES SOME FENCE POSTS TO GIVE BIBLICAL PERSPECTIVE TO THE NATURE OF GOD AND HOW HE WORKS, AS WE SEEK STRUCTURE AND PROTECTION IN GOD’S WORLD. “ALL HAVE SINNED AND FALLEN SHORT OF THE GLORY OF GOD” – ROMANS 6:23. WE START THERE BECAUSE WE […]

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