The Doctrine of the True Church

Upon this Rock I will build my Church and the gates of the hell shall not prevail it. In our previous issue, we discussed the importance of knowing the doctrine of the true church and the first of several proofs to its being so, according to the Bible. We now go on to the second proof. The second mark that …

Justification

BY OUR SINFUL SELVES IT IS IMPOSSIBLE, BUT A RIGHTEOUS GOD HAS MADE IT POSSIBLE. Introduction of the Lesson One of the most profound truths a new believer in Christ would certainly never miss, is the fact that God didn’t only save him but God has also justified him. To miss this basic, yet central truth of Christianity would cause …

Faith

If oxygen is for living thing on Earth, faith is to every Christian in God’s Kingdom. If it is impossible for any man to survive an hour without enough supply of oxygen, it is equally impossible for any Christian to live a life worthy of God without faith. Apostle Paul, the writer of the book of Hebrews, makes it very …

Being Heirs of God

Who are the heirs of God? The children of God are the heirs of God. When a person is a child of God, he or she is an heir of God. Therefore, being an heir of God is an exclusive honor. “Now if we are children, then we are heirs-heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ, if indeed we share …

Baptism

In order to achieve true and complete salvation of the soul, each man must not only repent of his sins and accept in His heart the Lordship of Jesus Christ. The next step is to yield to water baptism. As for this lesson we shall be dealing with basic why, who and what our topic. WHAT IS WATER BAPTISM? Baptism …

The Great Commission

“And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature. He that believeth and is baptized shall be saved; but he that believeth not shall be damned.” The penalty of sin is so bitter that there is a need for a powerful antidote in order to remove its sting from a man’s …

Regeneration

Commonly known today as being “born again” this truth remains to be God’s only way for anyone who wants to inherit the kingdom of God. But how can anyone are born again? INTRODUCTION OF THE LESSON Regeneration was the subject of the secret meeting Jesus Christ and a Pharisee named Nicodemus one particular night. Nicodemus, a Pharisee and member of …

Repentance

Repentance was the hallmark of the early apostles’ preaching and exhortation to people- Jews and Gentiles alike (Acts 2:38, 20:21). Even the last of the Old Testament prophets, John the Baptist, preached repentance through his brief yet remarkable ministry (Matthew 3:1-2). Much to the dismay and apathy of the Pharisees and temple priest, Jesus himself preached as well as exhorted …