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“We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making His appeal through us. We implore you on Christ’s behalf; be reconciled to God.” 2 Corinthians 5:20 The word “witness” is a legal term. It is a courtroom term. There can be, in a case, three kinds of witnesses. First, there is what is known […]

“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be My witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.” Acts 1:8 In John 15:26 Jesus said that the Holy Spirit would bear witness about Him. In Acts 1:8, Jesus said […]

“But when the Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of Truth, who proceeds from the Father, He will bear witness about Me. And you also will bear witness, because you have been with me from the beginning.” John 15:26-27 Jesus often called the Holy Spirit “The Spirit of […]

“Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for He who promised is faithful.” Hebrews 10:23  One of the ways that we profess our faith in Jesus and demonstrate that our hope is in Jesus is by gathering together in worship as a church family. The author of Hebrews is specific. He says in verse […]

“Now get up and stand on your feet. I have appeared to you to appoint you as a servant and as a witness of what you have seen and will see of Me.” Acts 26:16 There is a story about an old grandfather who was sitting on the porch of his country home with his […]