Priests Welcome the Lamb’s Lawful Direction

A Lenten Vespers Service for Contemplation of Our Lord’s High Priestly Work Priests don’t tend to be good role models throughout the Gospels and in the book of Acts. Rather, priests accuse and antagonize Jesus and his disciples by their fierce focus on the Law. Yet Jesus warns us all against lawlessness. We learn about … Continue reading Priests Welcome the Lamb’s Lawful Direction

Revelation Session 14: The Letter to Philadelphia

The door is open to Philadelphia, but the congregation is weak. Holiness and Truth hold the key. Click to hear the full audio of Revelation Session 14: The Letter to Philadelphia A Sanctuary Bible Study of Revelation 3:7-13 / 22 December 2019 Revelation 3:7-13 (ESV) 7 “And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write: … Continue reading Revelation Session 14: The Letter to Philadelphia

Revelation Session 13: The Letter to Sardis

They've got a grand reputation for being a lively and strong church. Problem is, Christ declares they are dead. All should see what's happening at Sardis, and guard against it in their own hearts. Rather than making a name for themselves, Christians here learn to delight in their white garment and new name written in … Continue reading Revelation Session 13: The Letter to Sardis

Revelation Session Twelve: The Letter to Thyatira

The Son of God speaks fiery and public rebuke to Thyatira, a church gone far astray. She promotes both spiritual and physical promiscuity under the banner of His holy Name. She will be thrown down, growing sickly and weak for all the churches to see. The world keeps using her anyway. Her children are lost, … Continue reading Revelation Session Twelve: The Letter to Thyatira

Revelation Session Eleven: The Letter Pergamum

The Church endures, but faces serious temptations to compromise the Gospel in an ancient intellectual, cultural and religious center hostile to its inclusive salvation found exclusively in Christ alone. Welcome to Pergamum! Hear the full audio of Revelation Session Eleven: The Letter to Pergamum A Sanctuary Bible Study on Revelation 2:12-17 / 24 November 2019 … Continue reading Revelation Session Eleven: The Letter Pergamum

Revelation Session Ten: The Letter to Smyrna

The Lord addresses an impoverished and suffering church in this session. He speaks words of promise for faith to grasp and wield against all fears for their individual--and corporate--future. That future is the Life secured for them in Christ. Below are the Keynote slides on The Letter to Smyrna used in class. Click this link … Continue reading Revelation Session Ten: The Letter to Smyrna