Rescued from the Depths

It seems to me that when we discuss the story and book of Jonah, we very often miss a key element.  There is much talk of the first chapter, which features the well-known Bible story of Jonah’s stubborn disobedience of God’s command to cry against Nineveh and the ensuing stormy voyage, as well as the … Continue reading Rescued from the Depths

What Does Salvation Mean to You?

As Christians, we spend a lot of our time talking about salvation, yet we sometimes we really  don't know how to describe it in all its beauty to someone who might ask what it means. All throughout this earthly journey, we use that word 'salvation'  as a summation of what God has given us. While salvation is the … Continue reading What Does Salvation Mean to You?

Saved by hope

In our sufferings on this earth, we look with hope towards the resurrection of our bodies and the life eternal. In this hope we are saved! “For we are saved by hope: but hope that is seen is not hope: for what a man seeth, why doth he yet hope for?” (Romans 8:24). Before Christ … Continue reading Saved by hope