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Memorial Issues

A Reverent, Thoughtful Examination “Christ died for our sins, according to the Scriptures” (1 Corinthians 15:3). by Robert Brand The commemoration of the Last Supper in our observance of the annual Memorial celebration has two important symbols: the bread, and the fruit of the vine. Our Lord makes it clear how to interpret those two symbols, in his statement that the bread “is my body” and the fruit of the vine “is my blood”(Matthew 26:26-28). We must be careful not only to []

Unique Meditations

Timely Thoughts “In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world” (1 John 4:9). by Brad Bach Memorial season tends to be unique for every consecrated Christian. Unique in the thoughts that are on our mind and unique in what we are appreciating and particularly thankful for, or areas in our walk that we feel need to be corrected and improved upon. We also reflect on important experiencesor trials that []

Jehovah’s Design is Not a “Lucky Fluke” — The Second Creative Day

Evidence for the Creative Days “And God said, Let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters, and let it divide the waters from the waters. And God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so. And God called the firmament Heaven. And the evening and the morning were the second day” (Genesis 1:6-8). by Richard Doctor The extremely dense and heavy fog-like atmosphere []

Evidence for the Creation of Man

Science vs. Many Scientists? “God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them” (Genesis 1:27. All Scriptures from the NASB). by Ernest Kuenzli One of the debates between the scientific and religious communities since the days of Charles Darwin has been: how did man come into being. For centuries, Christians believed the scriptural record that the first man and woman were created by God. “Then God said, ‘Let Us make []

Jesus the Messiah

Evidence of the Messiah “There was written, JESUS OF NAZARETH, THE KING OF THE JEWS” (John 19:19 ASV) by Ray Charlton Undeniably, Christianity has existed since the first century. Jesus’ teachings have been preserved in the New Testament and read, and followed, by hundreds of millions. In spite of this, there are those who question his existence and others who have doubts about the veracity of his teachings. These cite a lack of early historical sources as the main reason for apprehension. []