Bible Heroes of Faith

Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.  For by it the people of old received their commendation. Hebrews 11:1-2  The Vacation Bible School at the Calhoun Church of Christ at 1301 Dews Pond Road starts on Sunday and goes through Wednesday, June 23-26, from 6:00 to 8:00…

A Lost Religious Man

Then Philip opened his mouth, and beginning with this Scripture he told him the good news about Jesus.  And as they were going along the road they came to some water, and the eunuch said, “See, here is water!  What prevents me from being baptized?”  And Philip said, “If you believe with all your heart,…

Psalm 37:1-8: “Trust In The Lord”

“Fret not yourself because of evildoers; be not envious of wrongdoers!  For they will soon fade like the grass and wither like the green herb.  Trust in the Lord, and do good; dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness.  Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.  Commit…

2 Timothy 1:12: “For I Know Whom I Have Believed…”

“…But I am not ashamed, for I know whom I have believed, and I am convinced that he is able to guard until that Day what has been entrusted to me.”  (2 Timothy 1:12) One of the most beautiful hymns sung in many churches on Sundays is Daniel Whittle’s “I Know Whom I Have Believed.” …

August 2017 Bible Questions & Answers

Categories:  what one must know before baptism, forgiveness without repentance, reading the Bible at home, evolution and the Genesis account, 1 John 3:9, legalism and the Pharisees’ proselytizing, praying for the dead If someone is baptized for the sole purpose of salvation, but doesn’t understand the responsibilities and duties of a New Testament Christian, are…

Ephesians 2:8-9: “…Not A Result Of Works…”

“For by grace you have been saved through faith.  And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.”  Ephesians 2:8-9 God’s grace saves us through our faith.  We did not and indeed cannot save ourselves.  Rather, our salvation is a…