Tag: forgiveness

Salvation

The word salvation has a variety of meanings derived from the various Hebrew and Greek words from which it is translated in both testaments. For this article, we are considering it in its usual designation, i.e., the deliverance from sin and its eternal consequences. We say eternal consequences because one may still have to pay some consequences…

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The Shadow of Sin

As a child I use to love to watch my shadow. The size of the shadow amazed me. It was enjoyable to see how large I could make the silhouette without actually losing it. At other times I would notice that the size had diminished to the point that it looked smaller than my tiny…

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A Forgiving Spirit

As Christians, living in a world of wickedness and sin, we have an obligation to be forgiving persons. We cannot be hard-hearted, stubborn, and refuse to forgive another when he/she has met God’s requirements for forgiveness. Forgiveness from God is never unconditional; there are conditions which must be met before forgiveness from God will be…

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Seek Those Things Which Are Above

  -Article by Derrick Stiles, TBC’s 2016 graduate What does it mean to “seek those things which are above?” From a general understanding of the scripture we would assume this means, a focus on the eternal Heavenly place. However, if one spends time studying to understand the implied meaning of Colossians 3:1-11, one would find…

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