It grieves me every time I hear any believer in Christ doubting the security of their salvation. The thought a church would teach this fallacy breaks my heart, for it is a false teaching. Let’s examine Scripture together and you will see this teaching cannot stand against the Word of God. 2 Cor 1:20-22The promises … More SEALED in the Spirit, the Assurance of our Salvation
I love the words of Jesus. They are precious, comforting, and revealing beyond imagining. Have you noticed how He so often reveals an iceberg of truth within just a few words? When the Jews of ancient Israel in Jesus’ day came around intending to corner Him into admitting His claims of being the Messiah, He … More Jesus Reveals the Souls of All Who Face Him
I love it when I’m knocked down, bowled over by the word of God. Today is one of those days. Did you know, Jesus promised the disciples when the Holy Spirit came to them, the Spirit would show them the future? And that is only the beginning… Listen in to His conversation with the disciples … More Answer to the Question: Why Are We Here?
–oneseekingtruth [This post is a compilation of a seven-part Bible study I taught last Fall, presented here together as one. I pray you are blessed in using these “Secrets of Strength” in your own life!] Many years ago, we witnessed serious spiritual warfare, its impact on one family and their loved ones. Friends who had … More Secrets of Strength: Seven Biblical Concepts that will Change Your Life
–oneseekingtruth This morning while reading, my spirit got excited when I came to this passage. This is it, I thought, this is a word for God’s people in this time! With COVID-19 chaos all around us, and many of us wondering what it all means, take heart. Be comforted how much the Lord loves us, … More Mercy of the Lord: a Word for His People in COVID-19 Crisis
Admittedly, this one might be more for the nerds, like me. The information below came out recently as I was obsessively digging into the math of Numbers and Revelation. While doing so, I sensed the Spirit tell me, add it up, diagram it and see what it reveals. So, I did. The astounding results are … More Symbolic Reveal of the Cross through Jewish Tribes
A few years ago, the Holy Spirit opened my eyes to the very moment in the book of Revelation where the Rapture event is revealed, where it takes place in John’s book. This knowledge came to me a couple years before I began Faith and Fasting in 2016. This was during a season of intense … More Rapture Event Revealed in Revelation Timeline
In recent months I’ve seen teaching online telling the people of God that Paul wanted women silent in church, and were not permitted to teach. Today, I want to reexamine scripture, dig a little deeper, and together discern what it really means in relation to this controversial subject. In truth, some versions of the Bible … More Should Women Be Silent In Church?
MAR 9.17-18 And one of the multitude answered and said, Master, I have brought to You my son, who has a dumb spirit; And wherever it overtakes him, it tears at him: and he foams, and gnashes with his teeth, and pines away: and I spoke to Your disciples that they should cast it out; … More The Importance of Fasting – A Comparison of Mark 9:29 in English Bible Translations
For years now, we’ve been hearing teachers from various halls of Christian faith quoting Joel 2:28 and Acts 2:17, declaring that God is pouring out His Spirit upon “all flesh”, meaning all of humanity. They cite examples of cases where non-believers had dreams of Jesus and then came to faith. While these cases are wonderful … More Does God Really Pour His Spirit upon All Flesh? A Review of Joel 2 and Acts 2
This is written to counter a recent article circulating the net claiming the people of God should expect Elijah to come back to earth before the Return of Christ. It is not the first time I have heard this teaching, and it is false! Realize, it is important to challenge such teaching, for if we … More Will Elijah Come Again? No, Elijah has already come.
Healing… before the Cross/Resurrection: In the Gospels, before the Cross, healing was apparently used mainly as a tool of evangelism, to draw the people and convince them of the power in Christ, His divinity. Christ, Himself, healed ALL who came to Him. In addition, He gave each of the twelve disciples the gift of healing … More A Study on Healing in the New Testament
[Readers, this post is very informal, and may not be final. It is my personal notes from studies I did on September 23, October 5, and October 21, on Revelation 12.] 9/23/2017 September 23, 2017, was a day the constellations demonstrated the Revelation 12 passage: REV 12.1 And there appeared a great wonder in heaven; … More Revelation 12 Study
Most of us are familiar with the story of Jonah and the whale. You remember, how Jonah didn’t want to do what God asked of him, so God sent along a large fish to swallow Jonah and carry him to the very place he didn’t want to go. Of course, he spent three days and … More Ninevah Fasted and God Spared Disaster
Want to see the power of God in your life, in your home? Need to break old habits, sin you cannot overcome, gain understanding in a situation that has eluded you, and much more? Fast. Start with one meal a week, and work your way up as the Spirit leads. When we fast, we turn … More Isaiah 58: God’s Manual For Fasting