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Why is God called ‘The King of Israel’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘King of Israel’.   The Israelites were the descendants of Jacob (also known as Israel), the grandson of Abraham. For a long time, the Israelites lived under the leadership […]

Why is God called ‘The Word’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘The Word’.   When the Apostle John opens his account of the life of the Son of God, John starts with the tremendous statement: ‘In the beginning was the […]

Why is God called ‘Rabbi’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘Rabbi’.   When the Son of God was on earth, his disciples often referred to him as ‘Rabbi’. But what does ‘Rabbi’ mean?   The Apostle John actually tells […]

Why is God called ‘The Son of Man’

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘The Son of Man’.   Jesus often refers to himself as ‘The Son of Man’. For example, in John’s gospel, Jesus refers to himself in this way when he […]

Why is God called the ‘King of Kings’

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘King of Kings’.   The apostle Paul describes God as King of Kings: ‘In the sight of God, who gives life to everything, and of Christ Jesus, who while […]

We should support those considering being missionaries

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The elders are in the process of drafting a missionary policy to assist our decisions regarding missionary support. To help us, we read the book, ‘Missions’ by Andy Johnson. Also, I have been writing bulletin articles outlining some of our ideas. We’ve seen that we should expect missionaries (i) to be members of a local […]

Why is God called the ‘Seed’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘Seed’, which is used to refer to the second person of the trinity.   The Apostle Paul refers to Jesus Christ as the Seed in his letter to the […]

Our missionaries should need significant financial support

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The elders are in the process of drafting a missionary policy to assist our decisions regarding missionary support. To help us, we read the book, ‘Missions’ by Andy Johnson. Also, I have been writing bulletin articles outlining some of our ideas. We’ve seen that we should expect missionaries (i) to be members of a local […]

Our missionaries should be theologically sound

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The elders of our church are in the process of drafting a missionary policy to assist us in decisions the church makes regarding missionary support. To help us, we read a book by Andy Johnson called ‘Missions’ (available to borrow from the church library). Also, I have been writing a series of bulletin articles outlining […]

Our missionaries should be strengthening local churches

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The elders of our church are in the process of drafting a missionary policy to assist us in decisions the church makes regarding missionary support. To help us, we read a book by Andy Johnson called ‘Missions’ (available to borrow from the church library). Also, I have begun a series of bulletin articles outlining some […]