My pastor preached a sermon on John the Baptist this past Sunday. It got me to thinking about John and his mission in life, given to him before he was even born. John was a forerunner. Continue reading “We Are Now The Forerunners”
For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.
Luke 2:11 (King James Version)
Then was the secret revealed unto Daniel in a night vision. Then Daniel blessed the God of heaven. Daniel answered and said, Blessed be the name of God for ever and ever: for wisdom and might are his: And he changeth the times and the seasons: he removeth kings, and setteth up kings: he giveth wisdom unto the wise, and knowledge to them that know understanding: He revealeth the deep and secret things: he knoweth what is in the darkness, and the light dwelleth with him. I thank thee, and praise thee, O thou God of my fathers, who hast given me wisdom and might, and hast made known unto me now what we desired of thee: for thou hast now made known unto us the king’s matter.
Daniel 2:19-23 (King James Version)
“Must everything in our world be predigested? Does the Bible have to be reduced to pablum? I refuse to believe that modern man, who has split the atom and is exploring space, is unable to cope with the grandeur and glory of the King James Version.”
(Winston Churchill, quoted in Is Our English Bible Inspired?)