Category Archives: God

Here I Raise My Ebenezer

by Sean P. Cavender We often sing the hymn, “O Thou Fount Of Every Blessing” as a tribute to the goodness of God. We recognize the help Jehovah provides in times of great difficulty. We easily see the grace of … Continue reading

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Gideon, Samson’s Parents, etc.

William J. Stewart | Christ In The Old Testament You Have Not Obeyed My Voice After Israel had settled in the promised land, but before the death of Joshua (Judges 2:6), the Angel of the LORD came to the children of … Continue reading

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Before Balaam & Joshua

William J. Stewart | Christ In The Old Testament Standing Before Balaam Being exceedingly afraid of the children of Israel, Balak, king of Moab, sent messengers to Balaam, a prophet of God. They stated: …a people has come from Egypt. See, … Continue reading

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Mount Sinai & The Wilderness

William J. Stewart | Christ In The Old Testament Receiving The Law At Sinai Having come out of Egypt, the children of Israel arrived at the base of Horeb, the same place where God had appeared to Moses when He … Continue reading

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A Burning Bush & Pillar of Fire

William J. Stewart | Christ In The Old Testament The Burning Bush As we have noted already in the course of our study, “…no one has seen God at any time…” (John 1:18; cf. 6:46; 1 John 4:12). Yet there … Continue reading

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Appearing to Isaac & Jacob

William J. Stewart | Christ In The Old Testament The LORD Appears to Isaac The Hebrew word ra’ah, rendered “appeared,” means to gaze upon, show or behold. As we noted in our previous article, the LORD had appeared to Abraham—that is, … Continue reading

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The God Who Sees & Provides

William J. Stewart | Christ In The Old Testament The LORD Appeared To Abram At the beginning of Genesis 12, God calls Abram to depart from his father’s house and to go to a land which God would show him. In … Continue reading

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When God Is Seen, Who Is It?

William J. Stewart | Christ In The Old Testament “…NO ONE HAS SEEN GOD…” At the beginning of John’s unique gospel account, he makes the monumental statement, “No one has seen God at any time” (John 1:18). Later, in the first … Continue reading

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That we should be called children of God

William J. Stewart | Texts To Pause & Ponder On The Bible says God is love (1 John 4:8, 16). His love compels us to love Him in return (1 John 4:19), and it teaches us how to love others … Continue reading

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The Deity of Jesus Christ

William J. Stewart | Do You Really Know Jesus? While in conversation with Jesus, the Jews asked Him, “Who are You?” (John 8:25), and again, “Whom do You make Yourself out to be?” (John 8:53). In the context, He identified … Continue reading

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