Category Archives: God

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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The Fear of God

William J. Stewart | Lessons from the Book of Proverbs We will be changing our approach to the book this week. The rest of the book, except chapter 31, lends itself more to a topical than a textual study. Many … Continue reading

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A God of Patterns

by William J. Stewart When we consider the work of God, we can see time and time again that He uses and loves patterns. In every age, and for numerous causes, it can be seen through the Scriptures that God … Continue reading

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Has God Changed?

by William J. Stewart Some who look at God’s interaction with the people of the Old Testament compared with that which is seen in the New Testament, have concluded that God has changed. The claim is that the God of … Continue reading

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Holy Spirit : “Active Force” or Person of the Godhead?

by William J. Stewart Is the Holy Spirit a “who” or a “what”? There are some in the religious world who contend that the Spirit is nothing more than God’s “active force”, a source of energy which the Lord uses. Let … Continue reading

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