Mark - Have You come to destroy us? The scene in this part of the Gospel of Mark is Capernaum, in the district of Galilee. Read Isaiah 9:1-2 and Matthew 4:15-16. What do these verse tell us about those living in Galilee? Capernaum means “the house (or, town) of Nahum”; however, the identity of … Continue reading Mark – Have You come to destroy us?
Christians believe in God who created everything out of nothing - ex nihilo. Lift up your eyes on high and see: who created these? He who brings out their host by number, calling them all by name, by the greatness of his might, and because he is strong in power not one is missing. (Isaiah … Continue reading The theology of Christians and Atheists
Though Satan instills his poison, and fans the flames of our corrupt desires within us,we are yet not carried by any external force to the commission of sin, but our own flesh entices us, and we willingly yield to its allurements. ~ John Calvin