Put on the New Man

“And that ye put on the new man, which after God is created in righteousness and true holiness.” Ephesians 4:24 God has not done more for any man than others. He has offered Himself in the same abundant measure to all those who seek Him (John 10:10). Whenever it looks like a believer is struggling […]

The Two Trees

The two trees of Genesis 2 and 3 give us a way of understanding God’s original intentions for man and grasping the limitations of the human nature, the result of man’s experimentation with the tree of knowledge of good and evil. From the instruction that God gave to Adam, we see that whatever we gain […]

The Economy of Grace

Sometime ago in eternity past, a meeting was convened in the heavenlies, and going by the records we have, it was a closed door meeting between the three highest, strongest, wisest and closest persons (Genesis 1:26). The Oneness that exists between these three defies the capacity of language and description. And because language relies on […]

You are dead to sin and self

1 Peter 2:24 KJV Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed. Man has no solution for his predicament. He is helpless, hopeless and in most cases, recklessly so. He argues his own […]

False teachings (and teachers) of works

We cannot enter into the new life by our own works; we must forsake our righteousness to receive His righteousness. And this is not just beginner’s class stuff, it is the very essence of the Christian life. We must never again descend to human philosophy and works; we must allow Christ to live His life freely and fully in us, gratefully living in the New covenant.