Heaven Came Down!
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Heaven Came Down!

Pastor Ray walks us through the story of blind Bartimaeus and Abraham to illustrate what will happen as God brings us to the absolute end of ourselves. It is like heaven when God comes to meet us. Have you come to the absolute end of yourself?

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The Two-Fold Work of Jesus Christ (December 2016)

Welcome message by Sister Kathryn Pastor Ray opens up this study of the atonement with the character of God revealed in John 3:16. Understanding that God did not come down to demonstrate his fury against Jesus, but that God loved and God gave, helps us understand the two-fold work of Jesus through the type of...

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The Liquid Love of God

Charles Finney described his conversion as, “I felt myself justified by faith…I was in a state in which I did not sin. Instead of feeling that I was sinning all the time, my heart was so full of love that it overflowed…I could not feel that I was sinning against God. Nor could I recover...

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Are You Dying in Doubting Castle?

In Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress, Christian and Hopeful leave the path to the Celestial City and end up in Giant Despair's Doubting Castle. When humanism, self-help, waiting, and chance fail, the brothers finally cry out to God. “What a fool I've been!” Christian exclaims, realizing that a key of promise, that will open every door in...

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The Two-Fold Work of Jesus Christ (Leviticus 16)

The atonement and its benefits are two distinct works that were prefigured by the two goats of the sin offering in Leviticus 16. The finished work at the cross made full provision for the forgiveness of our past sin and the removal of all sin from our souls. We have time to repent because Jesus died...