Author-Joe Terrell

Worthless Knowledge of the TRUTH

Posted by admin on March 22, 2017 at 10:31 am

Worthless Knowledge of the TRUTH When Knowledge of the truth does not lead us to worship the Lord in love with a sense of awe, it is evidence that our knowledge of the truth has not gone beyond our brains – it has not penetrated our hearts. Divine truth was not given to make us [...]

A Slave and Her Children

Posted by admin on September 4, 2016 at 7:31 am

A Slave and Her Children Joe Terrell Now Hagar stands for Mount Sinai in Arabia and corresponds to the present city of Jerusalem, because she is in slavery with her children. But the Jerusalem that is above [symbolized by Sarah. –ed.] is free, and she is our mother. . . Therefore, brothers, we are not [...]

He Has Made Him Sin

Posted by admin on May 22, 2016 at 7:38 am

He Has Made Him Sin Joe Terrell For he has made him sin for us, who knew no sin; hat we might be made the righteousness of God in him. 2 Corinthians 5:21) The Lord Jesus being made sin for us must extend beyond the idea of the imputation of our sin to Him. We would [...]

Spiritual Warfare

Posted by admin on April 23, 2016 at 9:31 am

Spiritual Warfare Joe Terrell “For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.” Ephesians 6:12 The world struggles against worldly enemies. Each man fights against the other inhabitants of the world [...]

Why should any of you consider it incredible that God raises the dead?

Posted by admin on January 7, 2016 at 11:06 am

Why should any of you consider it incredible that God raises the dead? (Acts 26:8) If someone told you that a man had raised himself from the dead, you would likely consider it a lie; a story worthy of supermarket tabloids. “That’s incredible,” you would think. (The word “incredible” means “unbelievable.”). Yet, the “gospels” believed [...]

And the glory of the LORD shall be revealed,

Posted by admin on June 20, 2015 at 8:27 am

And the glory of the LORD shall be revealed, and all flesh shall see it together: for the mouth of the LORD hath spoken it. (Isaiah 40.5). There can be no sweeter sight to the eye of the child of God than to see His Savior glorified in the sight of all flesh. To the [...]

The rule of life for the believer is Christ, Himself

Posted by admin on April 26, 2014 at 10:56 am

The rule of life for the believer is Christ, Himself, especially as He is revealed at the cross. Nothing so thoroughly reveals the sinfulness of sin as the cross. No doubt the law has a strong testimony of condemnation, but it is at the cross that the law’s condemnation of sin was most clearly displayed. [...]

“He must increase, I must decrease.”

Posted by admin on April 5, 2014 at 11:08 am

“He must increase, I must decrease.” As the years pass, I come to a greater and greater realization of how much I must depend upon the grace of God for my salvation. My righteousness appears less and less acceptable in my sight: and if it looks poor in my sight, how awful it must appear [...]

God Offers Peace – Man Declares War

Posted by admin on February 9, 2013 at 5:24 am

God Offers Peace – Man Declares War Joe Terrell “I am a man of peace; but when I speak, they are for war.” (Psalms 120:7) We may judge our hearts, and judge them accurately by this Scripture. When the Lord Jesus came into this world, he came as a man of peace. Jesus Christ, “…came [...]

The tower of Babel and God’s temple

Posted by admin on March 4, 2012 at 10:29 am

The tower of Babel and God’s temple The Tower of Babel was a temple, probably in the style of the stepped pyramids or “ziggurats”. It was a monument to man’s rebellion against God in trying to make his own way into God’s favor. We can learn something of the difference between the religions of man [...]