Jesus is Our Anointed King, Teacher and Savior

“Have you put your trust in God’s anointed Messiah? He is the only King and Savior whom the Father sent and commissioned for all of us. Because of His life, death and resurrection, all who believe in Him receive complete salvation and freedom from the guilt and slavery of sin.” – Pastor Glem Melo

New Hope

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By Pastor Glem Melo

“And when Jesus was baptized, immediately he went up from the water, and behold, the heavens were opened to him, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and coming to rest on him” (Matthew 3:16)

The descent of the Holy Spirit upon Jesus fulfilled Old Testament prophecies and empowered Him for His messianic mission. It marked the beginning of the new messianic era — the Spirit-dominated age of salvation and freedom from the curse and condemnation  of the old sin-dominated age.

“Many believed that the Spirit was no longer available in their time; others believed that the Spirit simply did not work as forcefully as in the days of the prophets, until the time of the end. That the Spirit comes on Jesus indicates the inauguration of the messianic era and marks Jesus out as the Spirit-bearer and hence Messiah.” – Craig…

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About New Hope

We are a community of people who believe in and live for Jesus Christ. We embrace and proclaim the Gospel as taught in the Bible and explained in the teachings of the Reformation: Salvation is by grace alone (sola gratia) because of Jesus Christ alone (solus Christus), received through faith alone (sola fide), based on the teachings of the Bible alone (sola scriptura), all for the glory of God alone (soli Deo gloria). SALVATION IS BY GRACE ALONE, THROUGH FAITH ALONE, BECAUSE OF JESUS CHRIST ALONE, BASED ON THE TEACHINGS OF THE BIBLE ALONE, ALL FOR THE GLORY OF GOD ALONE.
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