Peace if possible. Truth at all costs. ~ Martin Luther

The Ministry of the Ascended Lord

Today is “Ascension Day”. Acts 1:9 … “Now when He had spoken these things, while they watched, He was taken up, and a cloud received Him out of their sight.” And what a sight that must have been. The disciples had recently seen their crucified Lord risen from the dead, and very much alive. They’d […]

The Glorious Doctrine of The Ascension of Christ

Christmas brings the incarnation before us every year.  Easter does the same for Jesus death and resurrection.  But the doctrine of the Ascension is a part of the story that is not given nearly as much attention. There is an “Ascension Day” on the Christian calendar, but when were you last in a church service […]

"It Will Be Better For You if I Go"

Can you imagine the disciples faces when they heard those words? John 16:7. Jesus said, “Nevertheless I tell you the truth. It is to your advantage that I go away; for if I do not go away, the Helper will not come to you; but if I depart, I will send Him to you.” This […]