Believe it or not, I am planning on starting the Gospel of John this coming Lord’s Day. Please pray! John’s purpose for writing is clear: “so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing you may have life in His name” (John 20:31). I feel inadequate for such a task as this. The first 18 verses are some of the most well-known [ Read More ]
Part 1 – Defining Terms here. Three Persons yet One Essence The Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 has a wonderful statement reflecting the fact that three Persons share the one essence of God. It says: In this divine and infinite Being there are three subsistences, the Father, the Word or Son, and Holy Spirit, of one substance, power, and eternity, each having the whole divine essence (BCF [ Read More ]
Grace Reformed Baptist Fellowship of Palmdale, CA, is looking for a place to start Sunday morning and evening public worship services. We have one lead and are looking into other options as well. As soon as we know more, I will post the info. Please pray for us.
Three parables – 1) the parable of the lost sheep, 2) the parable of the lost coin, and 3) the parable of the lost son. Or a single, three-part parable with 1) a good shepherd, 2) a good woman, and 3) a good father – all representing Jesus, who came to seek and to save that which was lost. What do you think?
GRBF will meet this Friday at the regular place at 7:30pm. We will continue our study of the being and doing of the local church. We also have an announcement that should encourage all.