Binding and Loosing

Matthew 16:18-19 (ESV) 18 And I tell you, you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it. 19 I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven, and whatever you bind on earth shall be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven. I maintain that …

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The Groaning Ghost of Romans 8

"But he that searches the hearts knows what is the mind of the Spirit, because he makes intercession for the saints according to the will of God." (Rom 8:27, NASB) Re-stated w/ cross-reference proofs: "Christ knows the mind of the Spirit (groaning in us - v.26), because Christ (the Heart Searcher, Rev. 2:23) makes intercession …

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How To Pray

How To Pray -- Manners and Attitudes -- Matt. 6 Christ taught them "[how] to pray." He taught the proper attitudes with which to come to God, the Father in prayer. This passage contains many examples of the Imperative of Entreaty, the function of which is to bring more attention to the agreement of the …

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