Redemption

The Refreshment of Rest

Sabbath rest is not a legalistic restriction but rather a gift from God to allow us to be refreshed as we rest from normal activities so we can focus on God and His provision for us. Read More...

Glorified!

The consummation of our salvation will happen at the return of Christ, when our bodies will be raised from the grave and transformed to be like Jesus’ body, and all of creation will be renewed. At that point we and all of the renewed creation will experience the glorious freedom of full redemption and will radiate the glory of God. Read More...

The Thanksgiving Meal

The Eucharist is the thanksgiving meal, where God’s people receive His grace anew, and give thanks for His many blessings. Read More...

The Preeminence of Christ

Christ is preeminent in and over everything - the present creation and everything it, and the new creation, which has already begun through His reconciling work. Read More...

Second Chance

God through his grace has justified us and forgiven us our sins, giving each of us a second chance. Read More...

Praise the LORD for His Great Works!

As we ponder the great works of the Lord in redeeming and giving 
us His covenantal commands, we respond with heartfelt praise and willing 
obedience. Read More...

Restoration Through A Kinsman-Redeemer

God works to restore us through the work of a kinsman redeemer, a close relative who protects and provides for us. Read More...

Naomi Has A Son

God, as kinsman-redeemer to Naomi and Ruth, prepares the way for his own son, our kinsman-redeemer. Read More...

The Kinsman Redeemer

Jesus is our Kinsman Redeemer – a member of our family Who defends, protects, and redeems us from our trouble. Read More...

The God of Restoration

The Lord is a God Who delights to restore what has been lost because of Satan, the world, and even sin. Read More...

Jesus Our Great High Priest

Jesus as our Great High Priest was able to offer the perfect eternal offering on our behalf. Read More...

Our Great Redemption in Christ

Redemption and forgiveness of sins is found only in the death of Christ, because of the grace of God. Read More...

The Spirit of Creation and Redemption

The Spirit was active in both our creation and redemption, and in His ongoing work in our lives He is restoring God's original intent for creation and our place within it. Read More...

Christmas Joy

Christmas is a time of great joy, because God has come to us in Christ and reconciled us to Himself. Read More...

Our Redemption in Christ (God's Saving Grace)

Salvation from sin comes by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone. Read More...

The Blessings of Redemption

We should praise God for the Power of Redemption He has shown toward us. Read More...

The Method of Redemption - The Incarnation

Since we could not save ourselves, God the Son became human to work redemption for us. Read More...

The Cosmic Scope of Christ's Redemptive Work

Christ's redemptive work affects not only the human spirit, but all of our human nature, and all of creation as well. Read More...

The Resurrection of the Body (Part 1)

The people of God have always believed in a resurrection of the body, and Christ is the guarantee of this hope. Read More...

The Resurrection of the Body (Part 2)

At the resurrection, our present bodies will be raise and transformed to be like Christ's resurrected and glorified body, exhibiting both continuity and discontinuity with our present body. Read More...

The New Heavens and the New Earth (Pt. 1)

The new heavens and the new earth are our eternal home, and those who love and serve God will experience the removal of the curse and the consummation of God's original purposes for mankind. Read More...

The New Heavens and the New Earth (Pt. 2)

The new heavens and new earth will exhibit both continuity and discontinuity with the present heavens and earth. Read More...

Life in the New Heavens and Earth

In the new heavens and earth, God's purposes for creation will be fulfilled, and our deepest longings and desires will be satisfied. Read More...