Tag Archives: Obedience

New Book – Faithfulness

Right from the very start of human history,  God requires faithfulness and due respect from those He has created. Faithfulness – loyalty, fidelity, steadfast trust and obedience, coupled with the worship of God alone as the Creator and Sustainer of … Continue reading

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Gospel 8 – Judicial approval

Earlier in his letter to the Romans, Paul has put forward the case that each and every kind of person, of whatever status and class, is under the ruling authority of sin – such that they are missing the mark … Continue reading

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Gospel 6 – Judgment – Jews and Gentiles – Jews

The Apostle Paul had a legal frame of mind. Like a lawyer, he presents in his letter to the Romans, his case concerning the righteousness of God in the gospel. He tends to make a general statement and then gives … Continue reading

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Abraham – Covenant and promise (3)

Here are God’s Covenant promises:

Abram will be the father of many nations

Abram’s name is to be changed to Abraham because God has made him the father of many nations

This is an everlasting Covenant between God and the descendants of Abraham (through Isaac) for generations to come

God will be their God

God will give the land of Canaan as an everlasting possession

For Abram

For his descendants

Sarai’s name is to changed to Sarah, because she is the mother of many nations

Abraham and Sarah will have a son who is to be named ‘Isaac’

God will establish His Covenant with Isaac Continue reading

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