Month: June 2013

Bible Q&A: Who Receives the Redemption Payment?

Question: Who Receives the Redemption Payment? That is, when Christ redeemed us, who was paid? Answer: This is a common question.  It often arises once a person gets hold of the biblical idea of “redemption.” “Redemption” in the ancient world happened when someone stepped in and paid off a slave’s debt […]

Why is Godliness with Contentment Great Gain?

“Godliness with contentment is great gain.” 1 Timothy 6:6 Godliness is a God-centered life. It grows, not through the pursuit of a process, but through the presence of a person. Jesus Christ is the mystery of godliness (1 Timothy 3:16). His presence in your life is your hope of becoming […]