How do we become children of God?

“But to all who did receive Him, who believed in His name, He gave the right to become children of God, who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of man, but of God.” (John 1:12-13) In previous verses, the apostle John has affirmed that the […]

Paul: going through storms for the sake of the Gospel

“I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.” (Philippians 4:13) When Paul was called to be an apostle and missionary, Jesus said that he was to suffer a lot for Jesus’ name’s sake. In 2 Corinthians 11, Paul lists what that entailed. Several times he was imprisoned, scourged, stoned, and dragged before a […]