David’s kindness to Mephibosheth

Christian Standard Bible (CSB) David’s Kindness to Mephibosheth 9 David asked, “Is there anyone remaining from the family of Saul I can show kindness to for Jonathan’s sake?” 2 There was a servant of Saul’s family named Ziba. They summoned him to David, and the king said to him, “Are you Ziba?” “I am your servant,” he replied. 3 So the Continue reading David’s kindness to Mephibosheth

David spares Saul’s life

English Standard Version (ESV) David Spares Saul’s Life 24 [a] When Saul returned from following the Philistines, he was told, “Behold, David is in the wilderness of Engedi.” 2 Then Saul took three thousand chosen men out of all Israel and went to seek David and his men in front of the Wildgoats’ Rocks. 3 And he came to the sheepfolds by Continue reading David spares Saul’s life

Desiring God – How to Have intimacy with God

Intimacy with God is available to you. It is as accessible to you as God’s promises. And God’s invitation to you to enjoy intimate fellowship with him is that thing that is putting your faith to the test more than anything else (James 1:2–4). The Heart of Intimacy Intimacy is what we call the experience Continue reading Desiring God – How to Have intimacy with God

Grace to you – intimacy with Christ

Unleashing God’s Truth, One Verse at a Time Intimacy with Christ Isaiah 64:6; Hosea 6:6; Matthew 5:10-12; Matthew 6:6; John 15:14; Acts 10:36; 2 Corinthians 12:7-9; Philippians 3:4-10; Hebrews 1:1; James 4:4; 1 Peter 1:8 The apostle Paul perfectly expresses the most earnest desire of every true follower of Christ: “That I may know him” (Philippians 3:10). “Knowing Christ,” in the Pauline sense is not Continue reading Grace to you – intimacy with Christ

Purpose and Meaning of “Ego Eimi” in the Gospel of John In Reference to the Deity of Christ

by James White The Gospel of John has come under great fire in recent centuries for its incredibly high Christology. On this basis alone certain form-critics have rejected the book as having any historical authenticity whatsoever, assuming (without foundation) that such a high Christology could only have evolved after quite some time of “theological formulation” Continue reading Purpose and Meaning of “Ego Eimi” in the Gospel of John In Reference to the Deity of Christ

Abraham, his sons, Leviticus, Deuteronomy and Habakkuk

On Galatians 3-4, the ESV Study Bible comments: 3:6-9 The Gospel in the OT (1): Abraham. Paul issues a second direct appeal to the Galatians: it is not just their own experience of receiving the gospel by faith that should teach them that salvation is not by the law by grace. Rather, the OT example of Continue reading Abraham, his sons, Leviticus, Deuteronomy and Habakkuk