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I am the Pastor/Teacher of Rivers of Joy Baptist Church in Minford, Ohio since August 2008.  I am married to Charity since June 14, 1969.  I have four grown children.   Having served in the local church for over forty years as Pastor/Teacher, Asso., Youth Pastor, Minister of Education, Building Upkeep, Camp Director, Sunday School Teacher, etc. Also I have worked in the public place for as many years as I have preached. Charity and her sister are co owner of Union Mills Conf. (Bakery) in West Portsmouth Ohio



In Genesis  He’s the Seed of the Woman.
In Exodus  He’s the Passover Lamb.
In Leviticus He’s the Scapegoat.
In Numbers He’s the Serpent lifted up in the Wilderness.
In Deuteronomy He’s the Cities of Refuge.

In Joshua He’s the Scarlet thread on Rahab’s house.
In Judges
He’s the Perfect Judge.
In Ruth He’s the Kinsman Redeemer.

In I Samuel He’s the Trusted Prophet.
In 2 Samuel
He’s the True Son of David.
In 1 Kings He’s the Promise Keeper.
In 2 Kings He’s the Jealous God.
In 1 Chronicles
He’s our Reigning King.
In 2 Chronicles He’s our Deliverer.
In Ezra
He’s the Faithful Scribe.
In Nehemiah
He’s the Rebuilder of Broken Walls.
In Esther He’s Mordecai at the Gate.

In Job He’s My Redeemer Who Lives Today.
In Psalms
He’s the Lord who is my Shepherd.
In Proverbs He’s our Wisdom.
In Ecclesiastes
He’s our True Satisfaction.
In Song of Solomon He’s the Beautiful Bridegroom.

In Isaiah He’s the Suffering Servant.
In Jeremiah
He’s the Righteous Branch.
In Lamentations He’s the Weeping Prophet.
In Ezekiel He’s the Son of Man.
In Daniel
He’s the Fourth Man in the Furnace.

In Hosea He’s the Faithful Husband.
In Joel He’s the One Who Restores.
In Amos He’s the Burden Bearer.
In Obadiah
He’s the Mighty Judge.
In Jonah
He’s the Foreign Missionary.
In Micah
He’s our Peace.
In Nahum
He’s the Avenger.
In Habakkuk
He’s the Lord in His Holy Temple.
In Zephaniah
He’s the Lord Mighty to Save.
In Haggai He’s the Lord of Hosts.
In Zechariah
He’s the Fountain of Cleansing.
In Malachi He’s the Sun of Righteousness.

In Matthew He’s the Promised Messiah.
In Mark He’s the Faithful Servant.
In Luke
He’s Friend of Sinners.
In John
He’s the Son of God.

In Acts He’s the Ascended Lord.

In Romans He’s the Justifier.
In 1 Corinthians He’s our Righteousness.
In 2 Corinthians
He’s the God of All Comfort.
In Galatians He’s the Redeemer from the Curse of the Law.
In Ephesians
He’s the Head of the Church.
In Philippians He’s the All-Sufficient Christ.
In Colossians He’s the Fullness of God.

In 1 Thessalonians He’s the Lord Coming Down from Heaven.
In 2 Thessalonians
He’s the Judge coming with Blazing Fire.
In 1 Timothy
He’s our Mediator.
In 2 Timothy
He’s our Master.
In Titus He’s the Blessed Hope.
In Philemon He’s the One Who Paid Our Debt.

In Hebrews He’s Our Great High Priest.
In James
He’s the Judge Standing at the Door.
In 1 Peter
He’s the Chief Shepherd.
In 2 Peter
He’s the Morning Star.
In 1 John
He’s the Word of Life.
In 2 John
He’s the Son of the Father.
In 3 John
He’s the Truth.
In Jude
He’s the Lord Coming with countless thousands of his saints.

In Revelation He’s the King of Kings and Lord of Lords. 

He’s the Theme of the Bible.

The whole book is about him.

If you know the Bible but you don’t know Jesus, you’ve missed the whole point.
Of his kingdom there will be no end.
He shall reign forever and ever and ever.
King of Kings and Lord of Lords.

Hallelujah! Amen.