“4John to the seven churches that are in Asia: Grace to you and peace from him who is and who was and who is to come, and from the seven spirits who are before his throne, 5and from Jesus Christ the faithful witness, the firstborn of the dead, and the ruler of … More Revelation E2, He Really Sees Me!!! 1:4-8 (Theological Thursday)
I have finally had enough. I am tired. I am tired of getting frustrated and angry and trying to discern if my anger is righteous like that of Christ turning over the tables in the temple on those who profit monetarily and with notoriety of false teaching, or if it is sinful. Most of the … More Revelation E1 Why Us? 1:1-3 (Theological Thursday)
Dear Christian Star Gazers, On Monday please just put the funny glasses on and watch the eclipse with everyone else. I know that famous preachers have set dates and made predictions about the eclipse and the calendar with the moon. I know some of the people who have spoke about these matters have written many … More Dear Christian Star Gazers, Just Put the Funny Glasses On.
In the Year of …… (Luke 3) Chapter three starts by identifying the exact timing of these events. Those receiving this gospel letter would have recognized Luke’s list of people as important people of the time. There was a certain Caesar named Tiberius, a governor named Pontius Pilate. He mentions the religious leaders Annas and … More To Be Consumed with a Larger Reality!
No one would believe you if you told them in the year 2016, the way to keep in touch with people is by U.S. Mail. Type your contracts on a typewriter and fax them. You don’t need email or smartphones. You don’t need to be on social media. Life is going to get simpler. People … More WWW (Ephesus Today!)
On occasion I explain the Gospel story to someone who is not a believer by using the Old Testament Day of Atonement or Yom Kippur. I have seen people come to Christ this way and it be that moment when they say, “I have never heard that before.” You see Jesus wasn’t a blonde haired … More Yom Kippur Once and For All!
In my car this morning, I listened to a great preacher. Many people reading would know the name if I brought it up. Out of respect to him, I will not tell you who it was, because the ministry he has is magnificent and God has used him greatly. However, this is one of hundreds … More Stop Embarrassing Jesus!