This message examines two primary themes in the end-time church that must be understood as primary for the church in every generation. The neglect of these two themes, which are emphasized in the Gospels, the book of Acts, and the book f Revelation, will produce a church that is abnormal and disconnected to where God is leading the church in this age.
Therefore let anyone who thinks that he stands take heed lest he fall. – 1 Corinthians 10:12 (ESV) My heart is trembling at the desperate need of preparation in this hour. While I am sure the Lord has His prophets hidden in caves, I am also convinced we are completely unprepared for what is coming. […]
“Don’t be intimidated in any way by your enemies. This will be a sign to them that they are going to be destroyed, but that you are going to be saved, even by God himself. For you have been given not only the privilege of trusting in Christ but also the privilege of suffering for […]
I say this for your own benefit, not to lay any restraint upon you, but to promote good order and to secure your undivided devotion to the Lord. – 2 Corinthians 7:35 (ESV) 2 Corinthians 7 contains Paul’s well known views on sexuality and marriage. Paul begins by stating his opinion that it would be […]
Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body. – Hebrews 13:3 In all the news about the war in Afghanistan, it is rarely mentioned that the “new” government that the US has supported in place of the Taliban has […]
The harvest is great, but the workers are few. So pray to the Lord who is in charge of the harvest; ask him to send more workers into His fields. – Matthew 9:37b-38 (NLT) No one would deny the great need for laborers for the gospel in this hour. Not only is there the great […]
We often speak of the “Kingdom of God” or the “Kingdom of Heaven” in Christian circles but I am afraid that very few of us actually know what we are talking about. I say this because there seems to be volume upon volume written on the kingdom, each volume trying to present the kingdom slightly […]
Recently the Chinese government has re-arrested Gao Zhinsheng. His crime is publicizing the kinds of abuses the Chinese government regularly inflicts on its own people. A website named “Free Gao” has published information about Gao including a video re-enacting Gao’s first imprisonment. As you watch the video consider that this is the kind of reality […]
I wanted to make everyone aware of a new work available by Art Katz titled The Anatomy of Deception. This book was published posthumously from Art’s messages. Recently a friend was kind enough to send me a copy of it before I was even aware that it was available for purchase and I am very […]
I assure you, most solemnly I tell you, if anyone steadfastly believes in Me, he will himself be able to do the things that I do; and he will do even greater things than these, because I go to the Father. – John 14:12 Many of us have heard this passage preached many times with […]
This is part of the series New Testament Law. The previous post in this series is The Law – Part Four.In the last post we attempted to put some definition around the New Testament law. We are now brought to the climax of the law, which is the person of Jesus Christ. As we have […]This is part of the series New Testament Law.
This is part of the series New Testament Law. The previous post in this series is The Law – Part Three – Evangelism. The next post in this series is The Law – Part Five – Christ is Supreme.In the last post, we discussed how a proper understanding of God’s law affects our evangelism and […]This is part of the series New Testament Law.