The Priest Who Became a Messenger

This post is an excerpt from a book on John the Baptist being published in 2020. The message of Malachi summarized John’s life and message:  The priesthood had become compromised and politicized.  Priests were to be God’s messengers, but the priesthood had failed and therefore not instructed the people in

Israel y la Gran Comisión

La generación en la que vivimos es única. Por primera vez en la historia, la Iglesia está enfrentando dos desafíos sin precedentes: Hay que alcanzar a todo grupo étnico con el evangelio; y Se debe abordar una controversia global en torno a Israel y su futuro. La mayoría de cristianos

The Divine Son of Man in the New Testament

This is an excerpt from the book Son of Man: The Gospel of Daniel 7. Daniel used the phrase “Most High” to identify the Son of Man as YHWH. Gabriel’s appearance to announce Jesus’ birth immediately connected Jesus to Daniel’s prophecies because Gabriel only appeared in Scripture to give Daniel

The Secret to Prayer

The secret to a life of prayer is not found in the word we use. It is found in an understanding of who we are speaking to. Real transformation in prayer comes as we approach God with the same confidence Jesus had.

It Must Be Finished

Many Christians think of the gospel only as the message of Jesus’ first coming, but that is an incomplete gospel. The gospel is both the good news of Jesus’ first coming and the promise of His second coming. Jesus second coming has always been the great hope of the church,

Why Have You Forsaken Me?

In the middle of the crucifixion, Jesus cries out “My God! Why have You forsaken Me?” It’s a staggering exclamation. Jesus endured the physical agony of the crucifixion, but something happened just before He died that caused Him to cry out. Understanding that cry helps us understand the crisis of the human situation.

Único Rei

Uma resposta cristocêntrica a questão de Sião e do povo de Deus. Poucos assuntos foram mais controversos, ao longo da história, do que Israel. Alguns dizem que seu significado terminou no primeiro século, mas se Deus terminou com o povo judeu, como Israel milagrosamente ressurgiu como um estado depois de