The Preaching of God’s Word (Page 3)

“Contagious Christianity” 1 Thess. 1:1-10

1 Thessalonians 1English Standard Version (ESV) Greeting 1 Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace. The Thessalonians’ Faith and Example 2 We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly mentioning you in our prayers, 3 remembering before our […]

“Come, Lord Jesus!” Revelation 22:14-21

Revelation 22:14-21English Standard Version (ESV) 14 Blessed are those who wash their robes, so that they may have the right to the tree of life and that they may enter the city by the gates. 15 Outside are the dogs and sorcerers and the sexually immoral and murderers and idolaters, and everyone who loves and practices falsehood. […]

“They Will See His Face” Revelation 22:1-5

Revelation 22:1-5English Standard Version (ESV) The River of Life 22 Then the angel showed me the river of the water of life, bright as crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb 2 through the middle of the street of the city; also, on either side of the river, the tree of […]

“Fearless Followers”: Acts 18:-11

Acts 18English Standard Version (ESV) Paul in Corinth 18After this Paul left Athens and went to Corinth. 2 And he found a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus, recently come from Italy with his wife Priscilla, because Claudius had commanded all the Jews to leave Rome. And he went to see them, 3 and […]

“The City of Man”: Genesis 11:1-9

Genesis 11:1-9English Standard Version (ESV) The Tower of Babel 11 Now the whole earth had one language and the same words. 2 And as people migrated from the east, they found a plain in the land of Shinar and settled there. 3 And they said to one another, Come, let us make bricks, and burn […]

“All Things New”: Revelation 21:1-8

Revelation 21:1-8English Standard Version (ESV) The New Heaven and the New Earth 21 Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more. 2And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, […]

“With Joy and Not Groaning”: Hebrews 13:7-17

Hebrews 13:7-17English Standard Version (ESV) 7 Remember your leaders, those who spoke to you the word of God. Consider the outcome of their way of life, and imitate their faith. 8 Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever. 9 Do not be led away by diverse and strange teachings, for it is good for the […]