Colossians 2:14-15 How Satan the accuser is disarmed!

The Law Was Given By Angels The apostle Paul went even further to show the superiority of “the unwritten Law of Christ” compared to the older Law of God, also called the Law of Moses. Though God allowed the earlier Law to be given to Israel directly, according to Paul and 1st century Jews, it…

Spiritual Blindness: Now with New Covenant lenses.

I read John 9 recently and was challenged to look at the concept of spiritual blindness. For years I had taught spiritual blindness meant: a) not knowing Jesus; b) living a life of sin; and c) not doing good deeds. Jesus had said “let your light shine before all men”. It was then I saw…

The Gospel according to chewing gum!

How is it that it is a crime to sell chewing gum in Singapore but not in Malaysia? It is because Malaysia is a different country. It is the law that determines the crime. The law in Singapore determines that eating chewing gum is a crime. The law in Malaysia doesn’t. The law is however…

Righteousness is a person; it’s not a thing – Watchman Nee

CHRIST BECOMING OUR RIGHTEOUSNESS Once I was talking to a theological student. I said, “The Bible does not say that we have put on the righteous garment of Christ. It only says that we have put on Christ.” Galatians 3:27 says that we have put on Christ. Today we have not put on the righteousness of Christ,…

The Freedom of Grace – Charles Swindoll

THE FREEDOM OF GRACE By: Charles Swindoll Won’t some people take it to an extreme? Doesn’t a minister run the risk that some in his flock may take unfair liberties if he presents the message of grace. Couldn’t an awakening of grace lead to an abusing of grace? Martyn Lloyd-Jones states that preaching grace is…