Why do I believe that Jesus suffered in those days before his actual crucificion? Why is this important as part of the redemption and sanctification process? What part was Pilate playing in this ultimate triumph over sin and death?
Mary, a young woman, betrothed to a carpenter is busy working in the house. She hums to herself and happily thinks of her husbànd to be, Joseph. She quietly, in her own way, offers silent but heartfelt thanks to God for blessing her with this strong man who will support her and be faithful to her.
I believe in God, the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth. I believe in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord, who was conceived by the Holy Spirit and born of the virgin Mary.
believe in God, the Father almighty,
creator of heaven and earth.
I believe in Jesus Christ, God’s only Son, our Lord,
who was conceived by the Holy Spirit,
Our journey this far has taken us through affirmation of our belief, our firm trust in God and recognition of His status as our Father. We have delighted in his creation and vowed to care for the world which He has allowed us to share.
I believe in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth: And in Jesus Christ. How important is a name? It is our identity. In a roomful of chattering teachers we will hear and pick out our name mentioned above other words. When people we admire call us by name it gives us a…
I believe in God Almighty, creator of the universe
Good intentions were that by this time, the start of Lent, would see me able to publish a Lenten study – a series of daily devotions that would take as their basis the apostle’s creed. Reality is the whole study is not complete, but, starting today, I will repost revised sections and hopefully continue one…
Today you will be challenged. Today I believe we have reached the core of the creed. The core of our belief, and in our times, perhaps the most controversial statement.
The power of repeating the words in the creed is manifest in two ways.