For about a week now I have been considering watching a sermon by Paul Washer on prayer but I always seemed to be led to a different sermon when I had time to sit down and watch. Until today that is. After an awesome school day (praise the Lord, I cherish the days there is … Continue reading Slip Away To Pray
He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; He that hath an ear, let him hear what the … Continue reading 7 Churches: Closings
I stumbled across the following testimony from Charo Washer tonight and I had t share it and the sermon her husband Paul preached that finally got through to her. Please join me tonight and examine yourself. If we pass the tests in 1 John then this will better prepare us to help others.
After a Sabbath day of continued study and reflection on the things and ways of the Lord I am ready to present you with the promises made to all true believers and followers of Christ, as members of His church, His body. The promises are many and great but much is expected of us to … Continue reading 7 Churches: Promises
Tonight we are reading the exhortations, or warnings, to the churches. I urge you to pay special attention to them, heeding them will benefit all believers, helping us to keep focused on Christ and not the world. Remember therefore from whence thou art fallen, and repent, and do the first works; or else I will … Continue reading 7 Churches: Exhortations
Moving on through the letters to the churches in Revelation 2&3 to the concerns. Ouch! This is where Jesus tells them and us we're not exactly getting it. I will note that the churches of Smyrna and Philadelphia have no concerns listed - that parallels the fact that there were two with whom He had … Continue reading 7 Churches: Concerns
I must say I have always found the book of Revelation fascinating but this study we are doing has really opened my eyes. We're only on day 8 yet already I am making new connections, seeing things through fresh eyes. For instance the letters to the churches, they have specific elements: the name of the … Continue reading 7 Churches : Commendations
In the following passage from 1 Corinthians we have a powerful promise as believers, and a stern warning for those who are perishing, with their eyes blinded by the scales of disbelief. All they see his their desire for anything other than the truth of God, for wisdom, signs, logic, science, but never the Truth. … Continue reading
The Sabbath Day is always such a blessing, for instance yesterday we spent most f the morning and afternoon watching our Revelation study by Chuck Missler. We are on day six now and all of us eagerly await each new session. Even our son, who normally cringes and begs to avoid anything Revelation related to … Continue reading Got Answers?
I reread 1 John last night as part of my preparation for our Revelation study and since then the phrase children of God has bounced around in my head. It's a phrase that brings me great joy, but also great awe, and fear that I will let my Father down. I want to be a … Continue reading Children of God