Christ Gives Gospel Preachers

“The arrival of the kingdom demands our total surrender to Christ and cross-bearing dedication to the work of the gospel. Our commitment to Him and His word must supersede our commitment to business and career, to family and relationships, to everything and everyone.” – Pastor Glem Melo

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By Pastor Glem Melo

From that time Jesus began to preach, saying, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.” While walking by the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon (who is called Peter) and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen. And he said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.” Immediately they left their nets and followed him. And going on from there he saw two other brothers, James the son of Zebedee and John his brother, in the boat with Zebedee their father, mending their nets, and he called them. Immediately they left the boat and their father and followed him. (Matthew 4:17-22)

Synaxis_of_the_Twelve_Apostles_01 - CopyThe arrival of the kingdom in Christ threatened judgment to covenant-breaking Israel. Thus, with the announcement of the kingdom being “at hand,” the call to repent was heralded by both…

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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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