Posts Categorized: Franks Blog

Who is Man? Part 3

Genesis 2:17 “You must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for when you eat of it you will surely die.”   In our study of man it is important to understand what is commonly known as the “Fall” of man. Scripture testifies to this in many places. For example:… Read more »

Who is Man? Part 2

Genesis 1:26 “Then God said, ‘Let us make man in our image, in our likeness, and let them rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air, over the livestock, over all the earth, and over all the creatures that move along the ground.’”   There is no mention of man… Read more »

Who is Man?

Isaiah 40:6 “A voice says, ‘Cry out.’ And I said, ‘What shall I cry?’ ‘All men are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field.’”   When we think of reformation we need to come back to what the Bible says about man. We, here in the West, live in… Read more »

JESUS – Who is He?

Hebrews 12:2 “Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith.”   After 9/11 everyone was talking about God. I was thrilled to hear that God’s name was being invoked other then used in swearing. I would see different groups of people gathering together in public forums and they would… Read more »

Glory of the Lord

Isaiah 40:5 “And the glory of the LORD will be revealed, and all mankind together will see it. For the mouth of the LORD has spoken.”   In the Book of Ezekiel chapters 10-11 we see the Glory of the Lord departing from the temple. In the first chapters of Ezekiel God brings out the… Read more »

Supremacy of God in Punishment

“Supremacy of God in Punishment” might sound like an odd title, but one thing that we forget about God, or at least like to put on the back burner, is that God is a God that will punish.   1 Corinthians 15 tells us that there will be a day when all authority, dominion and… Read more »

Supremacy in Redemption

When we think about God, who He is and what He has done, we must give some thought to the Supremacy of His redemption. In reading through Isaiah chapters 42-45 one sees the number of times the Lord shares who He is and how He is the only One.   One of the first things… Read more »

GOD and Who He Is

One of the problems that we face today is that we have an inadequate view of who God is. Most, if not all of our problems, can be traced to the lack of knowledge of who God is.   It is interesting to note that neither the prophets nor the apostles tried to prove the existence… Read more »

Why We Need Reformation – Part 2

The third thing that we need to ask ourselves in regards to our culture:  Is the church making an impact in our culture today? Who is in control in our culture? Is it God or is it Satan? When we turn on TV what do we see: programs that honor God or Satan? When we listen… Read more »

Needed: Reformation

   Background of Isaiah the Prophet   It was said that Isaiah’s ministry lasted for about sixty years and that he supposedly died under the terrible reign of Manasseh. Jewish tradition says that he was brutally martyred by being placed in a hollowed trunk of a tree and then “sawed in two.”   Reading through the book… Read more »