America’s Final Chapter

America has a unique place in history during which it emerged & continues to be a prominent feature in world affairs. For that reason, many ask “Where is America in Bible prophecy?” Because the United States has such a rich Christian heritage & is currently the most powerful nation in our world, most find it […]

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The Islamic Invasion

2,600 years ago, the prophet of GOD named Ezekiel was given a list of names which identify an alliance of nations that will surface in the last days. This coalition is bent on one thing – the destruction of Israel. According to our text, these nations will assemble & march towards Palestine to wipe Israel […]

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A Glorious Heart

Christians, we all need to be humbled from time to time because whether we realize it or not we all have a natural, sinful tendency to applaud ourselves. Sometimes we do it unconsciously.  There is nothing more poisonous to a believer’s spirit & more hindering to the work of GOD than too much of self.

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The Original Rolling Stone

As we look around we see the immorality, violence, & hatred of human society only getting worse. It’s tempting to get depressed & discouraged b/c it’s like one preacher said, “…visibly, it seems the devil is writing history.” But, thank GOD for Daniel chapter two. Daniel chapter two teaches us very clearly that while kingdoms […]

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Thy Kingdom Come

The central point of all of the Scriptures is the coming again of the Lord Jesus Christ to establish His kingdom on earth. Let me put this into perspective. The new birth is vitally important & yet it is only mentioned 9 times in the N. T.; baptism is very important & it is mentioned […]

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GOD’s 70 Week Time-Clock

Isn’t it amazing how the little country of Israel continually remains at the center stage of the world’s attention? Well, there’s a reason for that. GOD has a wonderful historical plan for the nation Israel. And that history is unfolded in our text & may I add, it is unfolding in our time. I told […]

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Israel: God’s Timepiece

The world is nervously watching the Middle East. Rocket attacks, suicide bombers, & clashes between Israeli forces with terrorist groups are common occurrences. Add to this explosive mixture the growing threat of nuclear weapons in the hands of radical Islamic nations & militias, & it is no wonder people everywhere are worried! However, the volatile […]

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The Rapture

In the first message from our new end times series, we begin our study by unraveling the next prophetic event on GOD’s calendar – which we know as the Rapture. The Bible tells us that there is coming a day in the present church age when believers will be evacuated from earth by the Lord […]

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Who’s Number One?

The temptation for many believers is to put off “till tomorrow what we should do today!” And nowhere is the temptation greater than in our responsibility to give generously to GOD. But, through the message of Haggai we are exhorted to put GOD first in every area of our lives, including our finances. So, as […]

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Last week we answered the question of why we should give in our first message of this annual, stewardship check-up. Today, I want us to consider, “What should we Give?” What amount of our money should we give to the Lord? Whether, we realize it or not, there is a Biblical starting place in the […]

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Growing In The Grace Of Giving

The words “believe” or “faith” or some form of the word “believe” is used 272 times in the New Testament. The words “prayer” or “pray” or some form of the word “pray” is used 371 times in the New Testament. But, the words “give” or “giving” or some form of this word “give” is used […]

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In Romans chapters 14 & 15, the Apostle Paul has been reminding us that the Lord Jesus Christ has given us an alternative to living as the world does. He has basically informed us that we are going to poke one another at times with our differences as GOD continues to sanctify each of us; […]

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Resolve to Be Faithful

All of us at one time or another have made new year’s resolutions. Someone has said, ”the problem with most new year’s resolutions is that they simply go in one year & out the other.” Another has said, ”resolutions are like babies crying in church. They must be carried out to be good.” I’m sure […]

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Taking Up The Mantle – Part 12

In the first 7 verses of this chapter we see a situation that arises as students from one of the schools of the prophets were cutting down trees to build a bigger facility. In the process of cutting down trees an iron axe head flew off its handle & fell into the river. Immediately, the […]

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Christians, the quality of our unity either attracts or repels the world. Unfortunately, while the earl Church had some brilliant successes, regarding unity it failed miserably in many places. The church in Galatia was split up by legalism. The church in Corinth chose sides & divided over what to do about one of its members […]

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Assurance For A New Year

By nature, fear of the future in some way, is a common experience for all people. As we approach a New Year there are those who are already dreading the financial burdens they may face in 2018. Others may be worrying about their health deteriorating. Some fear the potential loss of aged loved ones or […]

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Mary, Did You Know?

When it came time for GOD the Father to announce the coming of His Son into the world He didn’t use social media, or create a YouTube video, or send a card. The Bible says that GOD used an angel to make the announcement. Now, let me tell you something that you need to know […]

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Light Has Come

The apostle John gives us one of the clearest images of what Christmas is all about. It’s an image that has its roots in Old Testament prophecies. It’s an image that Jesus himself used to describe His mission. It’s an image that saturates our decorations during this holiday season. And it’s an image of the […]

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The Old Testament Christmas Story

700 years before the Lord Jesus Christ was born, the prophet Isaiah told us how that GOD was going to solve man’s problem & fix his mess. It would be through the giving of His Son. This is the Christmas story & it was foretold in the Old Testament many times. This passage in Isaiah […]

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