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The Proclamation Point of View

Who You Know Makes All the Difference

June 17, 2015 by: Steve Thiel

You’ve probably heard the well-known phrase, “It’s not what you know, but who you know, that makes all the difference.” But I’m wondering if you’ve ever thought about that from a spiritual perspective? Because I’m convinced, it contains a mountain of biblical truth.... Keep Reading

|Posted in: The Gospel of John |

What's the Main Point of the Bible?

June 15, 2015 by: Steve Thiel

Have you ever asked yourself the question, what’s the main point of the Bible? I mean, if the Bible is God’s Word, and I would argue that it is, what’s the essential message that God is trying to communicate? What’s He trying to say to us?... Keep Reading

|Posted in: The Gospel of John |

Famous Last Words, "It is Finished!"

June 12, 2015 by: Steve Thiel

Do you know that Jesus said some pretty amazing things from the cross of Calvary? For example, in Luke 23:34, He said, “Father, forgiven them, for they no not what they are doing.” Now what’s amazing is that He said this while they were crucifying Him, pounding nails in His hands and feet, and casting lots to divide up His garments.... Keep Reading

|Posted in: The Gospel of John |
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Born Again Christian. Is There Another Kind?

June 10, 2015 by: Steve Thiel

Have you ever been asked, are you one of those born again Christians? Now it has always fascinated me that by the question itself, the asker is suggesting that there are born again Christians, and there are Christians who are not born again.... Keep Reading

Did Jesus Know that He was Going to Die?

June 8, 2015 by: Steve Thiel

Have you ever asked the question, did Jesus know that He was going to die? When He began His earthly ministry, did He know that it would end on a cold wooden cross, that He would be crucified, dead and buried, and rise again on the third day?... Keep Reading

|Posted in: The Gospel of John |

Witnesses that Convict Jesus as the Messiah

June 5, 2015 by: Steve Thiel

Do you know what is essential in a court of law to convict a person of a crime? Witnesses. And what nails down a conviction? Many witnesses, who are all saying the same thing.... Keep Reading

|Posted in: The Gospel of John |
Jesus, Messiah

The Word Made Flesh

June 3, 2015 by: Steve Thiel

In the opening verses of the gospel of John, he identifies Jesus as the Word, the Message, who is synonymous with God. Listen for yourself. John 1:1 says, “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.”... Keep Reading

Do Not Be Unbelieving, But Believing!

June 1, 2015 by: Steve Thiel

In John chapter 20, the Apostle gives us the purpose for writing his Gospel. In verses 30 and 31, he says, “Jesus did many other signs in the presence of the disciples, which are not written in this book; but these things are written so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing, you may have life in His name.”... Keep Reading