Category Archives: Sin

Tough Days. WANTED: Tough Prophets with Tender Hearts

The International Bible Society website offers us a concise explanation of the circumstances surrounding the times of Ezekiel. The underlines are mine, so that you don’t miss some specific points. Some of my comments appear as notations, in certain parentheticals. … Continue reading

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The Whole Truth And Nothing But The Truth

  “The whole truth and nothing but the truth” Sgt. Joe Friday, TV’s “Dragnet” detective, asked and expected this of the folks he would interrogate (along with “Nothing but the facts”) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dragnet_(1951_TV_series) Our Lord expects nothing less than this of … Continue reading

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Flies in the prophetic ointment – the potential and the peril of the divine dichotomy

There are prophets in the land, always. God has ordained that. For anyone leaning towards cessationism (believing that the supernatural ceased when the canon of scripture was complete) – Paul in 1 Cor 13:8 is telling us that prophecy will … Continue reading

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Cause and Effect. Jealous God. Proactive Housecleaning.

Exodus 20:5-7 5 you shall not bow down to them nor serve them. For I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children to the third and fourth generations of those … Continue reading

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“An act of God”

One can argue all day that America is not Israel. And they are correct. Israel is Israel. Nonetheless the Lord deals with every nation, particularly with nations that: Proclaim His name Make covenant with Him (FYI: our first one was … Continue reading

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“TROUBULATION”

Troubulation: The title is not an accidental misspell. The etymological relationship between Tribulation and Trouble is apparent. The trouble with the word TRIBULATION is that (even most and sober) believers are often inclined to see Tribulation only as a period … Continue reading

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One Path

The elder John, having been around the “Christian block” many many times in his many years of faithful living, was writing to a woman he cited as “Kyria” – noble lady. What a great title! 2 John 1:4-6 4 I … Continue reading

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Tapping Out

There’s terminology in UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship), and elsewhere – like the somewhat more theatrical (though still challenging and strenuous) wrestling bouts of TV-land, referred to as “Tapping Out”. When one fighter finds himself/(sadly sometimes herself) in a position where … Continue reading

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SIN: AT ALL TIMES AN OPEN DOOR FOR TROUBLE FOR GOD’S OWN PEOPLE

The God who does not change (Malachi 3:somewhere – read the whole chapter it’s all good) clearly demonstrates how He deals with His people. Please remember that New-Testament Paul tells us in 1 Cor 10 the accounts of God’s discipline … Continue reading

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THIS IS A TEST

Last week someone seriously blew it in Hawaii – sending out an all-recipients text alert re an incoming nuclear missile when in fact none was coming in. “THIS IS NOT A DRILL” was the key to mass panic. It was … Continue reading

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