Redeemed From The Curse of the Law
Galatians 3:13 informs us that we are redeemed from the curse of the law. The Greek word translated redeemed is exagoridzo. The prefix ex means out, and the root word agoridzo is used in classical Greek of the slave market.
When we take all of this in, we see that you and I are bought out of the slave market of sin. Jesus actually paid the price on the cross for you and I to be free. Paul writes again in 1st Corinthians 6:20 that we were bought with a price. Therefore giving us two witnesses from the word of God that the price for redemption is paid in full. (more…)
John 14:9 “Jesus saith unto him, Have I been so long time with you, and yet hast thou not known me, Philip? he that hath seen me hath seen the Father; and how sayest thou then, Shew us the Father?”
Knowing Jesus. Such a simple statement, yet for me the current enigma that dominates my thoughts and dreams. Let me explain.
I was born again in 1998 during the worst time of my life. I was alone in a cell facing life in prison for narcotics trafficking. I called out, Jesus answered and so my new life in Christ began. (more…)
This race we are called to run is not a sprint. It’s a marathon. To our eyes the goal always seems out there in the distance, but the truth is that it is already finished. (more…)