Monthly Archives: January 2018

WHEN GOD TAKES CARE OF US…

"O foolish Galatians, who hath bewitched you, that ye should not obey the truth, before whose eyes Jesus Christ hath been evidently set forth, crucified among you?" (Galatians 3:1)

Leslie M John “Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest” (Matthew 11:28) Jews groaned over ceremonial laws and traditions (cf. Acts 15:10). Lord Jesus tells them to come to Him

LEWD AND VULGAR LIFE

For the time past of our life may suffice us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in lasciviousness, lusts, excess of wine, revellings, banquetings, and abominable idolatries: (1 Peter 4:3)

Leslie M John “For the time past of our life may suffice us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in lasciviousness, lusts, excess of wine, reveling, banqueting, and abominable idolatries” (1 Peter 4:3) Suffering controls

THE RIGHT THINKING

Why Does Man Suffer?

Leslie M John  It is imperative that we consider the life of Lord Jesus Christ, who armed Himself with Spiritual warfare and suffered on this earth. His life was victorious. There was a goal set for Him, and it was

TO THE SEVEN CHURCHES

REVELATION EXPLAINED

(EXCERPT FROM MY BOOK “REVELATION EXPLAINED”) Leslie M John “Nevertheless I have somewhat against thee, because thou hast left thy first love” (Revelation 2:4) At the end of Revelation Chapter 1 Lord Jesus Christ reveals to John that the seven

PUT ON ARMOR OF GOD

Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places. (Ephesians 6:11-12)

Leslie M John Put on the whole armor of God that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of

THE LAST DAYS OF JESUS

"Tell the daughter of Zion, Behold, your King comes unto you, meek, and sitting upon a donkey, and a colt the foal of a donkey"{ (Matthew 21:5) "Behold, the LORD has proclaimed unto the ends of the earth, Say you to the daughter of Zion, Behold, your salvation comes; behold, his reward is with him, and his work before him" (Isaiah 62:11) “Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, your King comes unto you: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon a donkey, and upon a colt the foal of a donkey” (Zechariah 9:9)

Leslie M John In the last section of the Gospel according to Matthew, chapters ranging from 21 to 28 a quick outlook of great achievements of Lord Jesus Christ is seen.  It starts with His triumphal entry into Jerusalem as

WAGES AND RANSOM

“For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord” (Romans 6:23)

Leslie M John “They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches; none of them can by any means redeem his brother, nor give to God a ransom for him: (For the redemption of

JESUS CHRIST IS THE SAVIOR

“Whom God hath set forth to be a propitiation through faith in his blood, to declare his righteousness for the remission of sins that are past, through the forbearance of God” Romans 3:25

Leslie M John A story was told once that a man was sitting in the porch of his house watching birds playing in the snow.  However, when it was unbearable for them to stay in the chilly weather any longer

PROPHECY ABOUT MESSIAH

"For Moses truly said unto the fathers, A prophet shall the Lord your God raise up unto you of your brethren, like unto me; him shall ye hear in all things whatsoever he shall say unto you (Acts 3:22).

Leslie M John “For Moses truly said unto the fathers, A prophet shall the Lord your God raise up unto you of your brethren, like unto me; him shall ye hear in all things whatsoever he shall say unto you

CAIN IN THE NEW TESTAMENT

“By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts: and by it he being dead yet speaketh” Hebrews 11:4

Leslie M John Firstly it is in Hebrews 11:4 “By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts: and by it he being