VB037: Performing His Word

Performing His Word [Isa 55:10-11; Jer 1:12] Isa 55:10-11 (NASB) – “For as the rain and the snow come down from heaven, And do not return there without watering the earth And making it produce and sprout, And providing seed to the sower and bread to the eater; [11] So will My word be which goes out of My mouth; … Read More

VB028: His Good Pleasure

His Good Pleasure [Phil. 2:13; Ps 37:23] Philippians 2:13 For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure. Worketh: From the Greek word, energeo (en-erg-eh’-o) to be active, efficient – do, (be) effectual (fervent), be mighty in, shew forth self, work effectually in. Good pleasure: Gk. eudokia (yoo-dok-ee’-ah) a compound of … Read More

VB018: Inspiration of Scripture 4

Inspiration and Authority of Scripture 4 [2Tim 1:13-14; 3:16] 2 Timothy 3:16 (NASB) All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness; The word “inspired” (Gk. theopneustos) comes from two Greek words: theos, meaning “God,” and pneo, meaning “to breathe.” So, “inspired” means “God-breathed.” I want to encourage you to believe … Read More

VB017: Inspiration of Scripture 3

Inspiration and Authority of Scripture 3 [Mt 4:4] All Scripture is inspired (or God breathed); it is the very life and Word of God. The ancient manuscripts are without error, absolutely true, trustworthy, and infallible. Without a strong belief of the Bible the church has no true foundation for its faith, no certainty of salvation, no moral absolutes, no message … Read More

VB016: Inspiration of Scripture 2

Inspiration and Authority of Scripture 2 [1Cor 2:12-13; 2Tim 3:16; Mt 5:18] While the Bible was God-breathed (inspired) by His Spirit – He worked with the personalities of the writers, moved upon them in such a way that they wrote without error. 1 Corinthians 2:12-13 (NKJV) –[12] Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit … Read More

VB015: Inspiration of Scripture 1

Inspiration and Authority of Scripture 1 [2Tim 3:16] 2 Timothy 3:16 (NASB) All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness; The word “Scripture” in 2 Tim. 3:16 refers primarily to the Old Testament writings (3:15). There is indication, however, that some New Testament writings were already being viewed as inspired … Read More