Eternal Salvation is available – but How do we access it?

Philippians 1 & 2, (The Complete Jewish Study Bible), “From: Sha’ul (Paul) and Timothy, slaves of the Messiah Yeshua, To: All God’s people united with the Messiah Yeshua and living in Philippi, along with the congregation leaders and shammashim (attendant, servant, caretaker, deacon, see, Luke 4:20): Grace to you and shalom (peace be with you)… Continue reading Eternal Salvation is available – but How do we access it?

Be a Living Sacrifice

What Is—to Be a Living Sacrifice in Romans 12? Richard W. Darnell | 6 Feb 2021 “Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God- this is your true and proper worship. Do not conform to the pattern of… Continue reading Be a Living Sacrifice

Passover and New Years

Passover and New Years What could it mean? By Richard W. Darnell We have overcome the necessary restrictions imposed on our travel, social gathering, and liberty. Not because we were genuinely desiring to engage in the selfless act of “loving our neighbors…” but, to comply with these restrictions that were determined by those who know… Continue reading Passover and New Years


Good News Bible Class Predestined, Justification, Sanctification or Glorification Salvation by Grace Through Faith Grace that is Justifying, Preventing, and Sanctifying Grace (Greek charis and Hebrew hen – translating original to English) is most often defined as “kindness” or “favor” from a superior being to a dependent/lesser being without merit, exertion, or effort from the… Continue reading Grace

Hear as first century hearers heard the Gospel

Hear the Gospels as First-Century Hearers Heard Them We have an opportunity to explore our Father’s Gospel as He intended for us to hear, understand, and obey (comply). Nothing is gained by having the same faith Satan and his demons hold (cf., Matthew [Mt] 8:29; James 2:19). The beginning of understanding the “Gospel According to… Continue reading Hear as first century hearers heard the Gospel

Humor and Laughter

100 Bible Verses about Humor and Laughter Source: _____________________________________________________________________ Proverbs 17:22 ESV / 1,271 helpful votes  A joyful heart is a good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. Psalm 126:2 ESV / 847 helpful votes  Then our mouth was filled with laughter, and our tongue with shouts of joy; then they said among… Continue reading Humor and Laughter

Holy Spirit – Part 2

Living with the Holy Spirit Part 2: Living with our Father and Savior Starting Point – Who we were when we appropriated our Savior. “Surely the arm of the Lord Is not too short to save, nor his ear too dull to hear. But your iniquities have separated you from your God;  Your sins have hidden… Continue reading Holy Spirit – Part 2

Good News Proclaimed

Good News Proclamation From the Tree of Life Version (TLV), Acts 4:11-12. reads, “This Yeshua (pronounced Yes-Wa aka, Jesus) is the stone rejected by you builders which has become the cornerstone. There is salvation in no one else? For there is no other name under heaven given to mankind by whom we must be saved!… Continue reading Good News Proclaimed

God’s Election

Messianic Symbol

God’s Election and Free Will Prepared by Richard W. Darnell, April 2020: INTRODUCTION: The mention of election or predestination will almost always start a heated discussion if not sustain an energized debate. Perhaps we will never know the full answer to our inquiries about God’s Sovereignty, Election, Predestination, Foreknowledge, Justification, and Glorification until we… Continue reading God’s Election