Category Archives: Jay Ferris Writings

Posts and newly published writings of the late James Jay Ferris.

Unwrapping the New Birth a Little More

“Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold , all things are become new.” 2 Corinthians 5:17 We are speaking about a new generation populated by new creatures. Before we … Continue reading

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The day He died, Jesus had the best view on the hill. Among other things He saw that day, He saw His mother standing beside John, “the disciple He loved.”  He gave them to each other that day – John to … Continue reading

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The Unlimited Liability of Jesus’ Home

Where the “cost” of following Jesus is concerned, you may remember He once said to a young man who wanted to follow Him, “Foxes have holes and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man has no … Continue reading

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Fighting the Wild Beasts of Ephesus

Recently I was impressed with a question: What does it mean that is written, “And it was given unto him to make war with the saints, and to overcomethem” ? Revelation 13:7 That was the question, and the following passages came to … Continue reading

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God’s Conditional Love

We hear a lot nowadays about “unconditional love,” but I’d like to make an observation that love is not unconditional. “We love because He first loved us.” That is the conditional source of our love. It comes to us first. … Continue reading

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More Grace!

In the moment James 4:6 comes to mind. As I looked at it just now, it seemed to me the whole chapter is on target with the elaboration I had intended. “… the Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because … Continue reading

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