Tag Archives: Paul

“Who were the twelve (12) disciples / apostles of Jesus Christ?”


 The word “disciple” refers to a learner or follower. The word “apostle” means “one who is sent out.” While Jesus was on earth, His twelve followers were called disciples. The twelve disciples followed Jesus Christ, learned from Him, and were … Continue reading

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“What was Paul’s thorn in the flesh?”


Countless explanations concerning the nature of Paul’s thorn in the flesh have been offered. They range from incessant temptation, dogged opponents, chronic maladies (such as eye problems, malaria, migraine headaches, and epilepsy), to a speech disability. No one can say … Continue reading

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“Is born again virginity possible?”


 Born-again virginity is the claim that after having sex, a person can be restored to virginity by a spiritual renewal, vowing sexual purity until marriage and asking God for forgiveness. Some women have taken the idea of born-again virginity so … Continue reading

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How to Win over Worry


Worry has become America’s favorite indoor sport.  Most of us face two kinds of worry: doubts about God’s ability to help us, and concern about our own carelessness.  We need to distinguish clearly between the two. If we are troubled … Continue reading

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For Preachers Only: “Paul In A Basket”


Paul In A Basket (A Sermon Outline) Text:  “In Damascus the governor under Aretas the king kept the city of the Damascenes with a garrison, desirous to apprehend me; and through a window in a basket was I let down … Continue reading

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