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His Belief

The Unchanged Gospel

And they were both righteous before God, walking blamelessly in all the commandments and statutes of the Lord. Luke 1:6 There is an interesting thought here that is worthy to note by way of parenthesis. Luke wrote that both Zechariah and Elizabeth were walking blamelessly in all of the commandments and statutes of the Lord. […]


Zechariah

Common Person, Uncommon Priest

Rather than a famous king, God chooses a common man to be the father of the great John the baptist. However, he was a devout priest.


John’s Birth Foretold

Gabriel Appears to Zechariah

Gabriel appears to Zechariah giving him a word from the Lord.


The Glorified Christ

God has revealed Himself in Jesus.

God has revealed Himself to all of His creation in Jesus; receive and believe in Him.


The Omnipotent Christ

God is all powerful - even unto salvation.

If the world has rejected Jesus, then how do some (of the world) become children of God?


The Unrecognized Christ

He came and went, and we were indifferent.

Jesus came and left. He is the creator of all things, including humans, yet humans didn’t recognize him.


The Forerunner of Christ

Jesus was announced by John

John the Baptist was another way that God made His coming known to man by appealing to their minds.


The Incarnate Christ

Jesus is the Light of men.

John pictures Christ as the one who brought life to mankind – twice.


The Eternal Christ

Jesus existed before anything was created.

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things came into being through Him, and apart from Him nothing came into being that has come into being. John 1:1-3 In his use of in the beginning, John refers […]


John’s Prologue

John's cliff-note of what's to come.

Before getting into his account of redemption, John provides a prologue, a sort of cliff-note of what is to come.