Abounding Grace

Abounding Grace Rick Renner But where sin abounded, grace did much more abound. — Romans 5:20 In yesterday’s Sparkling Gem, I recounted the time we baptized 926 new believers in a public swimming pool during the first meetings we held in the former Soviet Union. But there is more to this amazing story! As I … More Abounding Grace

Rejoicing in Heaven Over One Sinner Who Repents!

Rejoicing in Heaven Over One Sinner Who Repents! rick Renner I say unto you, that likewise joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repenteth, more than over ninety-nine just persons, which need no repentance. — Luke 15:7 The Bible tells us much about angels. It gives us different categories of angels and describes … More Rejoicing in Heaven Over One Sinner Who Repents!

Why Would Anyone Claim To Be an Apostle if He Wasn’t?

Why Would Anyone Claim To Be an Apostle if He Wasn’t? Rick Renner And He Himself gave some to be apostles…. — Ephesians 4:11 NKJV Why would anyone claim to be an apostle who was not? In the Early Church, it seems there were many individuals who deliberately claimed to be apostles because they understood … More Why Would Anyone Claim To Be an Apostle if He Wasn’t?

The Body of Christ

The Body of Christ Rick Renner For as the body is one, and hath many members, and all the members of that one body, being many, are one body: so also is Christ…. — 1 Corinthians 12:12 I’m sure you realize that there is nothing accidental about God. He’s very intentional and strategic in what … More The Body of Christ