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About ez3728I am a believer in Jesus - that He is the One and Only Messiah of the world. I believe the Bible is the perfect and complete Word of God, and that God is absolutely competent and capable of keeping His Word perfect, undefiled, and uncorrupted. Jesus was born Jewish. So was I. He lived a perfect life, and is worshiped. I live an imperfect life, and I worship Him.
Challenging times require perseverance. It is a biblical reality from Genesis through Revelation. Ephesians 6:13 13 Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to … Continue reading →
Students of scripture recognize that chapter and chapter-section titles are typically excellent, although not in the original text. This section of Hebrews 12 is particularly well titled. Hebrews 12 “Hear the Heavenly Voice” 25 See that you do not refuse … Continue reading →
Psalm 95 is presented to us as a “A Call to Worship and Obedience” Hebrews 4:7, btw, attributes the psalm to King David. Figures. Ps 95 is brief, succinct (to the point) and eternal. It is quoted 3X in the … Continue reading →
One takeaway from this writing is that there is no “Miscellany” with God. He is intentional, purposeful, specific, deliberate, true, and quite frankly mind-boggling. There’s more though, so please read on. That prophetic profundity is followed by some “sticks” event … Continue reading →
Are we perhaps missing something in our “God is good all the time” stadium cheers? God is clearly good all the time. He’s great all the time, in fact. And yet Paul, the writer of most of the New Testament, … Continue reading →
The argument re church and state separation has its roots in varying denominations landing on the shores of America, disgusted with the heavy-handed and typically ungodly control one denomination sought to exert over other denominations throughout both Western and Eastern … Continue reading →
The verse that immediately comes to mind, when the theme of “giving thanks” is brought up, can be found in a very tough and for the most part infrequently discussed psalm. Number 50. It’s infrequency of discussion is likely because … Continue reading →
Our Lord, in Matthew 5, advised us New Testament believers that even the smallest punctuation mark of the complete law (“nomos”) of God would be fulfilled. He in fact warned us not to think otherwise. Sounds like He understood beforehand … Continue reading →
Rabbi Paul wrote to Timothy (and to all who would choose to read after Timothy), so that he/we might know something in general advance of its occurrence, and especially now and in these times as we see things occurring on … Continue reading →
NATIONAL ACCOUNTABILITY – aka when and how God addresses a rebellious society. And the Yom Kippur invitation, to all, to personal and national repentance.
I’ve read articulate opinions that God only covenanted/covenants with Israel. I believe those opinions are in error, being out of line with biblical revelation. The door to intimate relationship with God is an open door, to all, both as individuals … Continue reading →