Sejarah KGBI

Periode Awal : Pendirian KGPI/KGBI (1951 – 1957). Sejarah Kerapatan Gereja Baptis Indonesia diawali dengan beberapa pemuda Minahasa dari Kerapatan Gereja Protestant Minahasa belajar di Sekolah Alkitab Makasar (Sekarang STT Jaffray) pada tahun 1940-an. Kemudian pada tahun 1951, Kerapatan Gereja Protestant Minahasa (KGPM) melaksanakan Kongres di Sonder. Pada hari pertama kongres (16 Oktober 1951) terjadilah …
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Sejarah Perubahan Ucapan Bahasa Yunani

Bahasa Yunani awalnya terdiri dari empat sub bahasa yang besar (Akhaya, Yonia, Aeolia, dan Doria). Bahasa Yunani mengalami perubahan besar pada masa suram bangsa Yunani (700-300 BC). Sub-sub bahasa Yunani ini kemudian melebur akibat penyatuan suku-suku bangsa Yunani melawan Cyrus dari Media-Persia. Kemenangan Bangsa Yunani yang tidak terduga mengakibatkan perluasan wilayah kekaisaran dan juga perluasan …
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God’s Omnipresence (John Arrowsmith)

A heathen philosopher once asked: “Where is God?” The Christian answered: “Let me first ask you, where is He not?” (John Arrowsmith) Related Reading: Does God Rule Everything? God Is (Not) in Control: The Whole Story Is Better Than You Think Origins: Christian Perspectives on Creation, Evolution, and Intelligent Design The Long War Against God: …
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The Christian’s Indebtedness to Grace (John Newton)

I am not what I might be, I am not what I ought to be, I am not what I wish to be, I am not what I hope to be; but I thank God I am not what I once was, and I can say with the great apostle, “By the grace of God …
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Christians Hidden (Thomas Watson)

The saints of God are called His hidden ones – Psalm 83:3. Why so? Not only because they are hid in God’s decree, and hid in Christ’s wounds, but oftentimes God hides them in a time of danger and calamity. He reserved to Himself seven thousand that had not bowed the knee to Baal. The …
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Victories of the Cross (Matthew Henry)

Come, and see the victories of the cross! Christ’s wounds — are your healings, His agonies — are your repose, His conflicts — are your conquests, His groans — are your songs, His pains — are your ease, His shame — is your glory, His death — is your life, and His sufferings — are …
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