The early church started with Jewish people who had accepted Jesus as Messiah (Christ), but after some years Saul, a Pharisee, was converted and his name was changed to Paul. He had a direct revelation of Jesus Christ on the...Read More
Category: Scriptural warnings
But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves. (James 1:22 NKJV) For if anyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man observing his natural face in a mirror; 24 for he observes himself,...Read More
THE BOOMERANG GOD
“The Lord is famous for the way he punishes the wicked in their own snares!” (Ps. 9:16 TLB).
Yes, very famous indeed. It is a hallmark of God. When you see someone receive on his own head the very evil he foisted on someone else, it is immediately recognizable as God’s retribution upon that evildoer: He gets what he dished out. That is the boomerang justice of God. Here are a couple of ways it is described in the Bible:
“As you have done, it will be done to you; your deeds will return upon your own head” (Ob. 15).Read More
Just Because you have Been Baptized in Water and the Holy Spirit Does Not Mean you will Make it to Heaven!!
The Fact that you have Walked with Christ and God's People does not ensure your salvation!
Dearly Beloved, the Bible says: "He who endures to the end shall be saved." Matthew 24:13. Jesus never promised eternal life to those who "once believed". It is only promised to those who [present tense] believe, or keep on believing.Read More
We've been looking at some of the characteristics of False Teachers in recent studies. This evening I'd like to point out something the Bible says about them which should cause us all to take heed, especially if any of us are in any sense Bible teachers or teachers of the people of God.Read More
I wonder what you consider the most valuable thing you can have? Some would say, “family”. Certainly, Family is very valuable. A lot more people when it gets down to it really value “pleasure” even more. That is why, if the marriage is miserable, many people will eventually adopt the attitude that divorce is the solution. By divorcing, they hope to have the chance to rebuild a happy life again. The love of pleasure can manifest itself in thousands of different ways. There is no doubt that for many, it is the supreme value. And doubtless many of those people would call themselves Christians also.
For some, money is the supreme value. Now I know that as Christians we would never say it so openly. But as the saying goes, “Actions speak louder than words”. What are we really spending most of our effort on, if not for money?Read More