Luke’s Insights Into the Second Coming of Jesus
Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into heaven -A new look at Acts 1:11 Many exegetes have interpreted this verse as a reproof of the people standing by looking at Jesus ascending into heaven. They believe the author describes the two divine messengers as somehow implying that the disciples are wasting their time and that they should go evangelizing right away because Jesus has already left. As we shall see this interpretation fails to notice the correct type of action from each of the verb tenses in Acts 1:9 and in 1:10.Romans 12:2 – How Do You Transform Your Mind
Romans 12:2 is one of those passages of Scripture that Christians all over the world memorize. It states “Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to approve what God’s will is-his good, pleasing and perfect will.”End Times – Roles of US And Israel Being Defined
The Bible presents Israel at the very center of God’s end-times plan, while America is absent from the prophetic picture. Some very recent developments illustrate these two very different end-times roles and, in so doing, indicate that we may not be far from prophetic fulfillment. This article presents these developments and shows their connection to end-times prophecy.The Bloody Battle In The Place Called Gethsemane
There was a battle in the garden of Gethsemane before He ever got to the cross, and I want to show you as we talk that there was contention, or there was a disagreement between the will of the Father and the will of the son. For the first time they came to a place where their will were not in harmony. I know their wills were not in harmony because he says ‘if it be possible let this cup pass from me, and then He says nevertheless not as I will but as thy will.Joseph, The Man in the Background in the Nativity
The nativity set centers around Jesus, as it should. There are other characters of interest, however, in this scene. The man God chose to raise His Son Jesus was Joseph, the godly man who always seemed to stand in the background.Here I Am to Worship
Through the years the Lord has revealed to my heart the understanding of worship. I am writing this article so that I may express what true authentic worship means to me. My hope and prayer is that this article will bring some to the realization of true worship and give encouragement to those who already recognize the meaning of true authentic worship.How to Decide on a Religion That Believes What You Believe
Christian Religion Based Upon The Bible Without Leaven. 1 Corinthians 5:6, “Do you not know that a little leaven can leaven the whole lump?” When I first became a Christian I decided to make a laminated wooden wall decoration with the 10 Commandments on it. I thought that would be pleasing to God, and it would help me to learn the Commandments so I could keep them. I didn’t realize that throughout history no-one was able to keep these commandants, and that Jesus sacrificed his life on the cross to replace them with grace and mercy.Two Tough Questions
Israel will do well if it learns from Greece. The Greeks too are closely aligned with its religion, Greek Orthodoxy. Because Greek orthodoxy is interwoven into the fabric of society there is no separation of Church and State. One can hardly be Greek and not be Greek Orthodox. Their way out of this conundrum are the dictates of the European Union which are enforcing certain steps to untangle the state from the Church. Israel ultimately will have to do the same thing if it wishes to safeguard its democratic values.Christmas Cards Ideas
Christmas cards ideas are always needed when you want to bestow special affection and care to your loved ones. Sending a card is the best way to share the greetings on this auspicious occasion.Jesus – Messiah Or Prophet?
Jesus Presence in Our Life as Messiah. Could Jesus be both Prophet and Messiah? The Bible prophesies show how as Messiah Jesus brings Gods presence into our lives…Deuteronomy 6 – Love God and Don’t Have Any Other Gods
In Deuteronomy 6, Moses tells the Israelites to love the Lord their God only! In the 5th book of the Old Testament, God communicates to his people through his servant Moses on how they are supposed to live. Moses wrote the book of Deuteronomy as they were going through the wilderness and preparing to enter the Promised Land.Speaking in Tongues – The Baptism of the Holy Spirit: Pt2
A simple and clear explanation of what the baptism of the Holy Spirit is. How BEING filled and BECOMING filled with the Holy Spirit differ and step by step instructions on how to become filled and speak in tongues for the first time.