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The Jealousy of the Jews
Thursday, January 29th, 2015 9:05am

Acts 17:5 (KJV) - "But the Jews which believed not, moved with envy, took unto them certain lewd fellows of the baser sort, and gathered a company, and set all the city on an uproar, and assaulted the house of Jason, and sought to bring them out to the people." I was reading in the book ... View More

 
Standing in Iconium
Monday, January 26th, 2015 9:42am

Acts 14:1-3 (KJV) - "And it came to pass in Iconium, that they (Paul and Barnabas) went both together into the synagogue of the Jews, and so spake, that a great multitude both of the Jews and also of the Greeks believed.  But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the Gentiles, and made their min ... View More

 
Peter and the Number Seven
Saturday, January 24th, 2015 12:54pm

For all of you who like to find cool and interesting little tidbits hidden discretely in the pages of scripture, here's one for you to chew on that many of you probably haven't seen before.  In the book of Acts we see Peter, in Chapter 10, come to Cornelius the centurion, per God's ... View More

 
Bibilical Typology - Noah, Lot and the Last Days
Friday, January 23rd, 2015 8:42am

Here's an interesting tidbit for all of you to chew on for today.  For those of you who understand typology in the bible, I'm sure you're aware that certain people, places and events act as "types" or representatives of either future events, people, or places.  For ex ... View More

 
Understanding Desire vs Coveting
Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 10:25am

Some have asked me over the years, "What is the difference between simply desiring (ie, wanting) something vs coveting it?"  That's a very good question, and is in response to the 10th commandment as listed in the bible which says, in summary, "Do Not Covet".  But w ... View More

 
Disaster And The Coming Cleansing
Monday, January 12th, 2015 5:28am

One of the many things I love doing in this life is studying prophecy, the telling of the future long before it ever happens, but most especially end times prophecy. I've seen a lot of different ones appear, some true, some false, and some that the jury is still out on. But the one that is getti ... View More

 
A House And A Step Of Faith
Friday, January 9th, 2015 3:43pm

I've got a question for all of my periodical followers of my blo.  It involves a question of faith I'm hoping you can answer.  The question is this.  When God has given you a promise of something that He says He will do for you, does it become a lack of faith if you step out o ... View More

 
The Death Of Riches
Monday, January 5th, 2015 5:33am

James 5:1-3 (KJV) - "Go to now, ye rich men, weep and howl for your miseries that shall come upon you.  Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are motheaten.  Your gold and silver is cankered; and the rust of them shall be a witness against you, and shall eat your flesh as it we ... View More

 
Jewish Slaves and the Exodus
Sunday, December 28th, 2014 6:11pm

One of the more interesting little revelations I've come across in the past number of years is in regards to the slavery of Israel in Egypt during the 430 years before the Exodus.  Popular culture, likely driven in some ways by Hollywood, believes that the Israelites in Egypt were slaves of ... View More

 
Three Wise Men and a Toddler
Friday, December 19th, 2014 9:41pm

One of the big hot topics about this time every year, around Christmas, is the subject of the three wise men and the baby Jesus. What controversy is that? Well, there are several. The first is, were there three wise men, or many? The bible never really says one way or another. It merely states that ... View More

 
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