May 21, 2014

“You will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you”

Jesus did not release His disciples into ministry until after they had waited for the Holy Spirit to come upon them in Jerusalem. To do so would have been to […]
May 18, 2014

John and Jesus – the two baptizers

Just before Jesus ascended to the Father, He gathered His disciples together and told them not to leave Jerusalem yet but to “wait for what the Father had promised, which […]
June 25, 2012

Water baptism: burial for the Old Self

The story is told of a group of missionaries who were being transported by ship to some distant islands where they had been called to preach the gospel.  As land […]