'Jesus' Tagged Posts

'Jesus' Tagged Posts

False Security

Have you ever had to work a graveyard shift at your job before? Have you ever even heard of the phrase “graveyard shift”? Certain jobs like factories, hospitals, or other 24-hour establishments require people to be there all around the clock. Therefore, employees are given the “graveyard shift” in which they clock in sometime around midnight and clock out in the early hours of the morning. For many, this would be a nightmare to endure, but for some, this is…

Who Do You Say That I Am?

In Matthew 16, Jesus’ fame and recognition among the Jews are on the rise. At this point in His ministry, people are starting to know who He is upon His arrival in their city. In the previous chapter, we see just how well-known and celebrated He has become.  Matthew 15:29-30, “Departing from there, Jesus went along by the Sea of Galilee and having gone up on the mountain, He was sitting there. And large crowds came to Him, bringing with…
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WHEN STORMS ARISE

Off the Atlantic coast there is a storm which is producing maximum sustained winds of 110 miles per hour and recorded waves on the open ocean up to 83 feet in height, as of reports released on Thursday, September 13. Her name is Hurricane Florence, and she is forecasted to make landfall as a strong category 2 Hurricane this weekend. Don’t let the lowering category number fool you. Hurricane Florence is still big. Her hurricane force wind field is nearly…

WHAT IF JESUS WROTE A LETTER TO US?

For the past several weeks, the Buford Church of Christ has been studying the second and third chapters of Revelation, which record letters that were authored by Jesus and addressed to seven different churches in first century Asia Minor. Since Revelation is apocalyptic literature, it will frequently utilize numbers, colors, and creatures figuratively. The number seven is associated with perfection in apocalyptic literature, and, therefore, some scholars view these seven congregations as representative of all Christian churches throughout time and…

THE WHY SERIES – WHY DO CHURCHES OF CHRIST OBSERVE THE LORD’S SUPPER EVERY SUNDAY?

While every religious body associated with Christianity observes the Lord’s Supper in some fashion, the congregations associate with the Churches of Christ are considered unique for observing this memorial every Sunday. But does the frequency with which a congregation observes the Lord’s Supper really matter? To answer this question let us explore what the Bible has to say about the Lord’s Supper. What is the Lord’s Supper? Prior to His arrest Jesus shared His last Passover meal with the apostles and…