The key word in that title is “can”. It all depends on how we understand “unconditional”. That’s what this post is about. I’ll warn you, this is long for a blog post, but please try to follow the reasoning. It … Continue reading
Author Archives: Bryan Jay
About Bryan JayMy name is Bryan Jay and I have been teaching the Bible full-time for about 17 years now. In 1992, I began pastoring a new church in Asheville, North Carolina, and in 1997, I moved with my family to Brazil where we served as missionaries for nine years. Currently, we are serving the Lord on a new continent and in a new language, taking the good news of the Gospel to an unreached people group.
Living water. It sounds wonderful. But what is it? How can one get it? These are the questions that the woman here in John 4 was faced with. There is so much more to be said about this passage than … Continue reading
When the woman comes to Simon’s house in Bethany and anoints Jesus’ head with expensive ointment worth a very large sum, the disciples protest that it could have been sold and used for the poor. Jesus, however, surprises them by … Continue reading