Genesis 13:8 And Abram said unto Lot, Let there be no strife, I pray thee, between me and thee, and between my herdmen and thy herdmen; for we be brethren.
Even though Abram and Lot were both saved men, the difference in their behaviour was striking. Abram was quick to address conflict and continued to walk with the Lord.
Psalm 32:1-2 Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered. Blessed is the man unto whom the LORD imputeth not iniquity, and in whose spirit there is no guile.
Your sins are forgiven by grace through faith without the deeds of the law. False teachers who love to wave their filthy rags of works remain under the curse of God.
Exodus 22:21 Thou shalt neither vex a stranger, nor oppress him: for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.
Many have been influenced in their understanding of immigration based on government policies or the news media. We should seek to prove all things from the bible and understand what God says about immigration.
Matthew 24:24 For there shall arise false Christs, and false prophets, and shall shew great signs and wonders; insomuch that, if it were possible, they shall deceive the very elect.
Do believers today have the same power as the apostles? With much false teaching today about signs, wonders and miracles it’s important we know what the bible says on the matter.
Genesis 12:7 And the LORD appeared unto Abram, and said, Unto thy seed will I give this land: and there builded he an altar unto the LORD, who appeared unto him.
The unconditional promises and blessings which were given to Abraham would be fully realised in his seed, Jesus Christ. All who are in Jesus have been made heirs of the same.
Titus 1:5 For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldest set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee:
Final sermon on the qualifications which one must attain prior to being ordained as a pastor. The book of Titus contains some additional attributes which complement those in 1st Timothy.