Category Archives: Christianity

Gospel 5 Judgment – Jews and Gentiles 1 – Gentiles

God is angry with humanity for suppressing the truth about God, changing the image of God for lies and half-truths, and for refusing to honour God, preferring to serve and honour created things instead of the Creator Himself. In proportion … Continue reading

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Gospel 4 – Judgment

Gospel – 4 – Judgment The Apostle Paul has declared what God has announced to be judicially approved of – Namely that those who perform improper and unfitting behavior as a regular practice                         Are weighed and balanced and … Continue reading

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Gospel 3 – Handed over to passions and desires – Romans 1 v 15 – 23

In Romans 1 the Apostle introduced his theme of the gospel – the good news of judicial approval from God, received by God given persuasion, that in turn leads to trusting obedience. Why do we need God’s judicial approval? Because … Continue reading

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Gospel 2 Romans 1 v 18 – 32 The swelling up of the settled anger of God

Paul stated the theme of his letter to Christians in Rome in Chapter 1 v 15 – 17: The good news is the power of God That brings deliverance to everyone who believes     Because in the good news – … Continue reading

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Gospel – 1 – Romans 1 v 1 – 17 The Judicial approval of God

Back in the 1960’s, Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones was a very popular preacher and author. He gave a great piece of advice that has remained with me since the early 1970’s. It was almost certainly in one of his commentary series … Continue reading

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The Gospel – Introduction – The period up to the Apostles

Let me consolidate some of the themes that we have seen in the Old Testament and gospels as I have presented them in earlier posts. God created the earth and it was ‘very good’. The creation of human beings in … Continue reading

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Views of the Messiah

Christians, particularly Protestant Christians, are very used to emphasizing that they have a ‘personal relationship’ with Jesus. There is an attitude of individualism that arose within Protestantism that resulted in each individual Christian placing a focus on their personal relationship … Continue reading

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