Christians suffer because of bad political decisions of rulers. “When the righteous increase, the people rejoice, But when a wicked man rules, people groan” (Prov. 29:2). Jesus predicted a period of great tribulation for the nation of Israel because of bad political decisions. In AD 30, the rulers of the Jews decided that it was … Continue reading Suffering and the Politics of Evil
c. 1490 BC NUMBERS 9 15 And on the day that the tabernacle was reared up the cloud covered the tabernacle, namely, the tent of the testimony: and at even there was upon the tabernacle as it were the appearance of fire, until the morning. The first time the word cloud is used in Scripture … Continue reading Follow the Unchanging Cloud
From her own testimony, endlessly repeated by herself, Nancy Pelosi is a Christian woman and a devout Catholic. She insists that she has no hatred in her heart for anyone, only love. I am sure the ears of millions of babies are straining to hear that Nancy Pelosi loves them, or would have loved them … Continue reading Love, Prayer, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi
That not everyone will be saved, and some will be eternally damned is clear from Scripture. “Not everyone that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in heaven” (Matt. 7:21). Everyone who is judged will be judged according to … Continue reading The Biblical Doctrine of Reprobation
A Normal Christian Life “And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit.” Ephesians 5:18 Proposition: The filling of the Holy Spirit is designed by God to be the normal Christian experience. The filling of the Spirit is not something that only a select few can enjoy. The filling … Continue reading What is a Normal Christian Life?
The Christian Warrior LOINS OF TRUTH A BREASTPLATE of RIGHTEOUSNESSS 14 Stand therefore, having your loins girt about with truth [doctrine], and having on the breastplate of [which is] righteousness [a holy character]; Paul was familiar with the Roman army in general, and he was familiar with the Roman solider in particular, and what an … Continue reading The Christian in Complete Armour
God's has promised His personal presence in life. Jesus said, "I will never leave thee". “Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee” (Heb. 13:5). “If God does not enter your kitchen, there is something wrong … Continue reading Remembering Eleven Promises of God