February 24, 2016

A Brief Exegesis of The Great Commission

I recently posted the following on social media. The goal of The Great Commission (Matt. 28:19-20) is not evangelism. It assumes evangelism has already occurred. The goal is discipleship. — Corby Stephens (@corbystephens) February 24, 2016 A short dialog followed…

Devos – Acts 18:28 Jesus Is The Christ

Scripture “for he [Apollos] vigorously refuted the Jews publicly, showing from the Scriptures that Jesus is the Christ.” Acts 18:28 Observation Apollos was from Alexandria which was a hub for education in that time. The famous Library at Alexandria was…

Cultural Bomb Shelters

The concept of a bomb shelter is a very simple thing. There is the threat of attack from an enemy who is going to use nukes (or other kinds of bombs) on you. When a warning siren sounds, you proceed…

What matters, who matters

So far as I know I’m not a prophet like Daniel or Ezekiel, people whom God used to convey facts about the future. Still, watching words and thoughts and books that are all the buzz these days, I can see…

Day-o-prayer

The first Sunday of the year we did something that I read Jim Cymbala does at Brooklyn Tabernacle. Instead of a study we had prayer. Instead of worship and study it was worship and prayer. People dug it so much…

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