Christian Courier Articles

The Gospel in Miniature — In the Book of Revelation

The book of Revelation ignites a confidence in the soul of every child of God — of any century. What a thrilling ray of hope this must have generated in the hearts of those early, suffering saints. Truly, it is the “gospel in miniature.”

Are Modern “Church Buildings” Digressive?

Does the use of a modern “church building” constitute a digression of the divine pattern? Though some so claim, the New Testament does not support this notion. Study this issue with us.

Was Ahab Pro-Choice?

We must plead the cause of the innocent. We must defend the sanctity of human life. For justice will roll down like waters, and righteousness as a mighty stream (Amos 5:24).

Revelation 1:1 – The Things to Come Shortly

It is a serious mistake to make the prophetic time frame of the book of Revelation hinge one solitary expression.

The Miraculous Insight of Jesus Christ

The Lord did not always avail himself of miraculous knowledge during his ministry, but when he did, he gave yet another proof that he is the Christ, the Son of God.

Was Jesus Really the “Messiah”?

Our Jewish friends offer numerous objections to the identification of Jesus of Nazareth as the promised “Messiah” of Old Testament prophecy. In this week’s Q&A, we deal with one of these.

What Is a Publican in the New Testament?

Jewish tax collectors were hated in the first century. But Jesus loved them anyway, and they form the basis of an interesting profile study on Christ’s ministry.

Lamentations 1:1 – Jerusalem’s Funeral

In order to appreciate the message of this book, one must understand something of the historical circumstances which it addresses.

The Value of the “Factious” Spirit

If one believes in the ultimate conquest of good over evil, he can see, even in factiousness, something of the good, the positive, and the noble.

What Is the Eternal Sin?

Jesus once spoke of an “eternal” sin, for which there is no forgiveness. What was that sin? Can it be committed today?