Israel's biblical history is more than military conquest in chronological sequence. It is messianic prophecy in narrative form. This is especially and beatifully seen in the books of 1-2 Samuel, 1-2 Kings, and 1-2 Chronicles. Prepare to enjoy the adventure of the Old Testament in our 2017 series, "The kings and the King," and appreciate anew the anticipation of Christ woven throughout each of these historical books.
Jesus’ life isn’t just a coincidence in time, or some ironic connection to a few earlier predictions. Not at all! Jesus embodies the ultimate fulfillment of God’s long-time promise in the Old Testament, for he is the final completion of all the prophets have said. Join us this Christmas as we explore Matthew’s five fulfillment scenes that all point to one Savior—Jesus Christ the Messiah.
Get any group of people together long enough and they will develop a culture. They will develop patterns, traditions, values and goals.
We struggle not just with external challenges but with internal challenges and, yes, with what the Bible calls sin. This struggle raises some questions...
At one time or another we have all wished for a windfall but the wonderful truth is that God has provided us with the greatest windfall of all – the power of His resurrection.