Category Archives: Jesus

Messianic Prophecies

by William J. Stewart In 1958, Peter W. Stoner published a book entitled Science Speaks. In it, he looked at the probability of a single man at some point in history fulfilling just 8 of the messianic prophecies in the Old … Continue reading

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Keeping the Christ in Christianity

by William J. Stewart A common maxim postulated by some this time of year is the need to keep the Christ in Christmas. Such vehemently affirm Jesus was born on December 25; and He is the reason for the season. … Continue reading

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Why Did Jesus Not Sin?

by William J. Stewart In 2 Corinthians 5:21, the apostle Paul refers to Jesus as “Him who knew no sin.” The apostle John concurs, saying “in Him there is no sin” (1 John 3:5). Jesus lived thirty-some years on this … Continue reading

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The Final Week

by Rusty Taylor Almost half off what we know about the life of Jesus as recorded in Matthew, Mark, Luke and John happened in a single week. It was the week leading up to His death and resurrection. Unlike Jesus’ … 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 Greatest Gift

William J. Stewart The Christmas holidays are an exciting time for children of all ages. It affords us the opportunity to get together with family and friends, to share time and good food, and to give and receive gifts. Are you … Continue reading

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