Christology

The Judgement Seat of Christ (Part 1)

Luke 14:12-14 (NASB) 12 And He also went on to say to the one who had invited Him, “When you give a luncheon or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or your relatives or rich neighbors, otherwise they may also invite you in return and that will be your repayment. 13 “But when you give a reception,…

The Offices of Christ – Part 1

I. Christ as Prophet a. The prediction of The Christ as prophet John 1:19-21 (NASB) 19 This is the testimony of John, when the Jews sent to him priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, “Who are you?”  20 And he confessed and did not deny, but confessed, “I am not the Christ.”  21 They asked…

The Sinlessness of christ

Part 7 I. The testimony to Christ’s sinlessness a. Evidence present by Christ Himself John 8:46 (NASB) “Which one of you convicts Me of sin? If I speak truth, why do you not believe Me?  John 8:29 (NASB) “And He who sent Me is with Me; He has not left Me alone, for I always…

The Self-Emptying of Christ

Part 6 I. The self-emptying of Christ a. The origin of the teaching Philippians 2:7 (NASB) but emptied Himself, taking the form of a bond-servant, and being made in the likeness of men.  b. False meanings of the teaching He emptied Himself of His deity John 4:18 (NASB) for you have had five husbands, and the one…

The Incarnation of Christ

I. THE MEANING OF INCARNATION a. The word incarnation John 1:14 (NASB) And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.  1 John 4:2 (NASB) By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that…