Jesus Christ

“IN Christ” You Are Faithful

by Benjamin Burks on March 6, 2013 · 4 comments

“Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, to the saints which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus” .(Ephesians 1:1) When I was growing up, our youth department had reversible jerseys. This meant that everyone received the same “jersey”, but half of the group would turn their jersey […]

Jesus Came Into the World to Save Sinners Just Like Me!

by Benjamin Burks on December 26, 2012 · 0 comments

“This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief” (1 Timothy 1:15.) In all of my studies, I believe this is one of the most instructive verses on the wonderful salvation that is available to all.  It is called […]

Faith

by Benjamin Burks on November 2, 2011 · 0 comments

2Peter 1:1-5, “Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ: (2) Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord, (3) According as his divine […]

Standing on the Promises

by Benjamin Burks on October 26, 2011 · 0 comments

2 Peter 1:1-4, “Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ: (2) Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord, (3) According as his […]

(2 Peter 1:-3) Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ: (2) Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord, (3) According as his […]

Crucified with Christ

by Benjamin Burks on August 30, 2011 · 1 comment

The Apostle Paul, in Romans 6, says that we who have put our faith in Christ Jesus have been united with Christ in His death on the cross and have been raised with Him to a new life. Now, as a result, we have been made alive to God so that we can live the […]

Christ is my Life

by Benjamin Burks on August 22, 2011 · 0 comments

Colossians 3:4, “When Christ, who is our life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with him in glory.” I thank God today for His grace – the desire and the power to do His will. It is all of grace. Recently, I was meditating on a song (see below) and thought of all the […]

K2 – The New Kid on the Block

by Benjamin Burks on May 25, 2011 · 0 comments

In order for us to adequately fight the enemy, we must be aware of his weapons. Currently, Satan is using a weapon with a deceptive disguise. I want you to be aware of this, for the sake of your students, to warn and protect. The following article is taken from several articles, including one from […]