Is Jesus God? The Prologue of John’s Gospel in Greek

Three main religions are considered to be monotheistic, Judaism, Islam, and Christianity. The first two would consider the third as suspect. How can a religion be monotheistic, but worship a triune God made of Father, Son, and Spirit?  This question arose from the very beginnings of Christianity and has continued till today.  Ultimately, worship ofContinue reading “Is Jesus God? The Prologue of John’s Gospel in Greek”

Faith and Works

But someone will say, “You have faith and I have works.” Show me your faith apart from your works, and I by my works will show you my faith. James 2:18 (NRSV) Every year on this past Monday, our church small group gathers at one of our homes to watch the College Football National ChampionshipContinue reading “Faith and Works”

Christmas Stories in the Bible, Part 10

“And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld his glory, glory as the only-begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth” (John 1:14). All of the other Christmas stories can be summed up in these words from the Gospel of John. The verse not only sums up the others butContinue reading “Christmas Stories in the Bible, Part 10”