He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Feet, Pray, Love (John 12:27-50)

John 13:1-15 – Feet, Pray, Love TOPIC Jesus loved His own to the end, and He shows it by washing their feet and later praying for them. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 13:1-15     Genesis 3:15     Romans 13:14     2 Corinthians 6:3-10     Ephesians 5:26-27     Philippians 2:5-11 FROM THE MESSAGE “If we come away from this thinking we ought to […]

Prophecy Update #708 – Beast Breath

Prophecy Update #708 – Beast Breath TOPIC Will artificial intelligence give breath to the Image of the Beast and function like a Terminator? LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – The Lift That Keeps On Lifting (John 12:27-50)

John 12:27-50 – The Lift That Keeps On Lifting TOPIC Jesus was lifted up on the Cross to draw all men to Himself. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 12:27-50     Daniel 7:13-14 FROM THE MESSAGE “We are equipped for the purpose of showing how a Christian glorifies the Lord in suffering. We are to speak as the oracles […]

A True Beginning – Sister Wives (Genesis 29:14-30)

Genesis 29:14-30 – Sister Wives TOPIC Jacob works seven years for Rachel, but is deceived when Laban gives him Leah instead, showing that you reap what you sow. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 29:14-30     Song Of Solomon 2:7     Galatians 6:7-8 FROM THE MESSAGE “Often we’re convinced that God is going to withhold something from us – that […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Palm The King On The Donkey (John 12:12-26)

John 12:12-26 – Palm The King On The Donkey TOPIC Jesus rides a donkey into Jerusalem to shouts of hosanna and the waving of palm branches. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 12:12-26     Psalm 118     Jeremiah 30:7     2 Corinthians 10:4     Revelation 11:15     Revelation 19:11-13 FROM THE MESSAGE “How could a holy God judge sin but not condemn sinners […]

Prophecy Update #707 – Beast One

Prophecy Update #707 – Beast One TOPIC Amazon is hoping to unlock the world for its customers using nothing but the palm of their hand. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

A True Beginning – The Old Man And The Sheep (Genesis 29:1-13)

Genesis 29:1-13 – The Old Man And The Sheep TOPIC Jacob arrives in Haran and meets Rachel, but not before telling some strangers how they should tend their sheep. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 29:1-13     Genesis 31:14-15 FROM THE MESSAGE “As we watch Jacob we see that he has great strength and vigor, he has boldness and […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Glad Hair Day (John 11:45-12:11)

John 11:45-12:11 – Glad Hair Day TOPIC Mary anoints Jesus with costly ointment, wiping His feet with her hair. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 11:45-12:11     John 20:31     Acts 17:26-27     Romans 1:28     1 Corinthians 5:7     Galatians 4:4-5 FROM THE MESSAGE “Many infirm individuals undoubtedly were hoping to encounter Jesus at the Passover in order to receive a much […]

Prophecy Update #706 – Red And Ready

Prophecy Update #706 – Red And Ready TOPIC Futurists expect a Temple in Israel to be a key structure in the Great Tribulation, along with a red heifer being used as part of the rituals there. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

Philemon

Philemon TOPIC Pastor Jake teaches through the book of Philemon, which gives us the saga of Onesimus the runaway slave. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Philemon 1-25 LISTEN TO THE AUDIO

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – While My Savior Gently Weeps (John 11:1-44)

John 11:1-44 – While My Savior Gently Weeps TOPIC Jesus weeps at the tomb of Lazarus. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 11:1-44     Isaiah53:5     1 Corinthians 15:51-52     1 Thessalonians 1:10     1 Thessalonians 5:13     Hebrews 4:15     2 Peter 3:9, 15 FROM THE MESSAGE “You can be 100% in God’s will and be totally misunderstood. In the Book of Acts, […]

Prophecy Update #705 – Back To The Futurist

Prophecy Update #705 – Back To The Futurist TOPIC When it comes to authoritarianism, censorship, and digital currency, the world is trending towards the conditions prophesied over 2000 years ago in the Bible. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – The Greatest Shown On Earth (John 10:22-42)

John 10:22-42 – The Greatest Shown On Earth TOPIC Jesus asks for which of the many works He had shown them did the Jews want to kill Him. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 10:22-42     Job 1:6     Job 2:1     Psalm 80:1     Psalm 89:5-7     Psalm 95:7     Isaiah 40:11     Daniel 4:17-24     Micah 4:12-13     Romans 6:1-2     Philippians 1:6     […]

Prophecy Update #704 – No Hurt I

Prophecy Update #704 – No Hurt I TOPIC Google AI engineer Blake Lemoine believes that behind Lamda’s impressive verbal skills might also lie a sentient mind. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

Reality Christianity: Truth And Love (3 John)

3 John – Reality Christianity: Truth & Love TOPIC The book of 3 John teaches us about how believers live out their faith in the midst of an unbelieving culture. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES 3 John 1-15 FROM THE MESSAGE “Like Jesus, we deal with the spiritual needs of a person first, but Jesus also dealt with […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – May His Voice Be With You (John 10:1-21)

John 10:1-21 – May His Voice Be With You TOPIC Jesus emphasizes that every believer can hear His voice above all others just like a sheep knows the voice of its shepherd. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 10:1-21     Psalm 22:12, 20     John 3:16     John 10:27     John 12:32     Romans 8:29     1 Corinthians 15:4   […]

Prophecy Update #703 – Coming Soon To A Government Over You

Prophecy Update #703 – Coming Soon To A Government Over You TOPIC What the Bible predicted over two thousand years ago sounds ominously similar to something the Chinese government recently did to quash citizen protests. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

Walking In Truth (2 John)

2 John – Walking In Truth TOPIC Pastor Jacob Kelso speaks from the book of 2 John about being led by the Spirit, not isolated but ministering in the truth. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES 2 John 1-13 FROM THE MESSAGE “You have the Holy Spirit living in you and the Holy Spirit will lead you. We no […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Here’s Mud In Your Eye (John 9:1-41)

John 9:1-41 – Here’s Mud In Your Eye TOPIC On the Sabbath, Jesus heals a man blind from birth by applying clay mixed with saliva on his eyes. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 9:1-41     FROM THE MESSAGE “He was a man born blind. I am the man born to have Parkinson’s disease. Pam was born to have […]

Prophecy Update #702 – Deus Ex Machina

Prophecy Update #702 – Deus Ex Machina TOPIC The Bible’s description of the Image of the Beast sounds a lot like what we would call Artificial Intelligence. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

Contending For The Faith (Jude)

Jude – Contending For The Faith TOPIC The book of Jude teaches us about contending for the faith. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Jude 1-25     2 Timothy 3:8 FROM THE MESSAGE “We know these truths and live holy lives because the 66 books of the Bible are the inspired word of God and our authority for faith […]

Prophecy Update #701 – Footprints In The Carbon

Prophecy Update #701 – Footprints In The Carbon TOPIC People seem to be happily on the road to a dystopian society controlled by a few elitists, as demonstrated by a recent Davos panel on responsible consumption. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

A True Beginning – Are You Gonna Go My Way? (Genesis 27:46-28:22)

Genesis 27:46-28:22 – Are You Gonna Go My Way? TOPIC The family of faith work hard to solve their problems, but all forget to go God’s way. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 27:46-28:22     Genesis 12:8     Genesis 13:3-4     1 Kings 20:23-29     John 1:51     Philippians 2:3 FROM THE MESSAGE “God is not just along for the ride we want […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Father Lucifer Has Many Sons (John 8:28-47)

John 8:28-47 – Father Lucifer Has Many Sons TOPIC Jesus stuns the religious authorities of Israel telling them they are of their father, the devil. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 8:28-47     Genesis 15:6     Romans 8:15     Romans 9:4     Galatians 4:5-6     Ephesians 1:5     1 Timothy 4:10 FROM THE MESSAGE “We most definitely bring values, biases, and prejudices as […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Savior’s Away, My Foes, Savior’s Away (John 8:12-27)

John 8:12-27 – Savior’s Away, My Foes, Savior’s Away TOPIC Jesus tells the Pharisees opposing Him that He is going away. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 8:12-27     Psalm 95:7-8     Matthew 23:23     Mark 12:43-44     John 14:3     Romans 11:26     1 Corinthians 12:15-18     1 Thessalonians 4:3 FROM THE MESSAGE “If you are a believer, you are a member of the […]

Prophecy Update #699 – One Card To Rule Them All

Prophecy Update #699 – One Card To Rule Them All TOPIC Two-thousand plus years ago, the apostle John wrote about the future. He saw all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and slave… receive a mark on their right hand or on their foreheads, and that no one may buy or sell except […]

A True Beginning – Who Are You? I Really Want To Know (Genesis 27:1-45)

Genesis 27:1-45 – Who Are You? I Really Want To Know. TOPIC Jacob and Rebekah catfish Isaac to steal Esau’s blessing, while Isaac tries to defy the command of God. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES FROM THE MESSAGE Genesis 27:1-45     Genesis 25:28     Isaiah 55:1-5     Isaiah 61:10     1 Corinthians 13:12 “The skins of these goats had not been dried […]

Prophecy Update #698 – Take Your Stinking Hands Off Me, You Dumb Human!

Prophecy Update #698 – Take Your Stinking Hands Off Me, You Dumb Human! TOPIC Biometrics, Artificial Intelligence, cashless commerce, the manipulation of human DNA, global government, the exponential growth of human knowledge, and the rebirth of national Israel are End Times phenomena the Bible predicts. All of these are increasingly trending in the news. LISTEN […]

A True Beginning – Like Father, Like Son (Genesis 26:1-35)

Genesis 26:1-35 – Like Father, Like Son TOPIC Isaac reacts to different provocations that come against him from famine, fear, foes, and family. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 26:1-35     Proverbs 6:16-19, 12:22     1 Corinthians 10:11     3 John 3-4     Revelation 21:3 FROM THE MESSAGE “Isaac was gracious enough to be trusted by Abimelech, even after being caught […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – A River Runs Through You (John 7:37-53)

John 7:37-53 – A River Runs Through You TOPIC Jesus promises every believer that out of his heart will flow rivers of living water. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 7:37-53     Numbers 23:19     2 Kings 14:25     Ezekiel 36:26-27, 37:14     Acts 7:51     2 Corinthians 1:20     Galatians 3:3     1 Thessalonians 5:19 FROM THE MESSAGE “A lot is […]

Prophecy Update #697 – Bodies And Souls

Prophecy Update #697 – Bodies And Souls TOPIC Reading the Bible as a futurist, you expect the “new slavery” (human trafficking) to be increasing worldwide. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

A True Beginning – Turning Red (Genesis 25:19-34)

Genesis 25:19-34 – Turning Red TOPIC The family of faith drifts into selfishness, culminating in Jacob’s famous red soup being traded to Esau for his birthright. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 25:19-34     Psalm 84:11     1 Thessalonians 5:17     Hebrews 12:16 FROM THE MESSAGE “There really aren’t a lot of examples of good parents in the Old Testament. A […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Returned To Sender, Address Unknown (John 7:25-36)

John 7:25-36 – Returned To Sender, Address Unknown TOPIC Jesus announces He will return to the One who sent Him but the Jews won’t know where He is going. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 7:25-36     Isaiah 2:4, 11:6, 8     Matthew 4:17     Luke 2:29-32     1 Peter 5:3     Revelation 22:12 FROM THE MESSAGE “No one asked for God […]

Prophecy Update #696 – Hysteria Or Hysterical

Prophecy Update #696 – Hysteria Or Hysterical TOPIC Some believe Biblical futurists indulge in religious hysterics, but do the trends in the world today line up with what we read in the Bible? LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – He Ain’t Heavenly, He’s Our Brother (John 7:1-24)

John 7:1-24 – He Ain’t Heavenly, He’s Our Brother TOPIC Jesus’ brothers do not believe He is God in human flesh dwelling among them. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 7:1-24, 1:14     Mark 6:3     Colossians 2:8, 16-18     Hebrews 10:7 FROM THE MESSAGE “Shadows are a danger to us all. The apostle Paul describes the tendency among believers, all […]

Prophecy Update #695 – Crispr Critters

Prophecy Update #695 – Crispr Critters TOPIC In the Days Of Noah, the angels mating with human females were able to affect and alter human DNA to produce this weird race called the Nephilim. It was an attempt to destroy humanity at a genetic level. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE NOTES

A True Beginning – No One’s Ever Really Gone (Genesis 25:1-18)

Genesis 25:1-18 – No One’s Ever Really Gone TOPIC Abraham and Ishmael die and are gathered to their people in the afterlife while the work of God continues in the family of faith. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 25:1-18     Genesis 21:22     1 Chronicles 1:32     Matthew 7:21-24     Romans 8:18     Galatians 4:5     Ephesians 1:5 FROM THE […]

Slave To Saint (Romans 6:1-23)

Romans 6:1-23 – Slave To Saint TOPIC Paul delivers a death notification to us, but one that should make us exceedingly glad. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Romans 6:1-23 FROM THE MESSAGE “Since you are a Christian, now you can say no the impulses of the flesh, because you have a new nature within you.” LISTEN TO THE […]

A True Beginning – The Runaway Bride (Genesis 24:1-28)

Genesis 24:1-28 – The Runaway Bride TOPIC Abraham sends his servant to find a wife for Isaac in a faraway country, acting as a type of our service to the Lord and His providence in our lives. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 24:1-28     Proverbs 3:5-6     Mark 9:23     Luke 11:28-29     1 Corinthians 2:9-10, 7:39     Philippians 4:6-7     […]

Fails Of Our Fathers (Joshua 5:1-9)

Joshua 5:1-9 – Fails Of Our Fathers TOPIC The generation of Israelites who enter Canaan must trust God and submit to circumcision before beginning their conquest. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Joshua 5:1-9     Numbers 26:51     Deuteronomy 30:6     Joshua 2:9-11, 6:1     Zephaniah 1:18     Romans 2:5-8, 29, 6:14     1 Corinthians 1:25     Philippians 3:3     James 2:20-26 FROM THE […]

Prophecy Update #694 – The New World Oppression

Prophecy Update #694 – The New World Oppression TOPIC The last book of the Bible, the Revelation of Jesus Christ, very definitely predicts global government during the Great Tribulation. It is sometimes described as a One World government or the New World Order. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – Promises Made, Pilgrimage Kept (Genesis 22:20-23:20)

Genesis 22:20-23:20 – Promises Made, Pilgrimage Kept TOPIC Sarah dies, but Abraham has nowhere to bury her. How would the father of faith respond in light of the many promises of God? SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 22:20-23:20     Genesis 25:12-16     Leviticus 27:3     1 Corinthians 7:10-11     Philippians 1:21     Hebrews 11:39-40     1 John 2:18-23, 4:1-3 […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – You Are Who You Eat (John 6:41-59)

John 6:41-59 – You Are Who You Eat TOPIC The Jews are offended when Jesus insists that the one who eats His flesh and drinks His blood remains in His, and He in them. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 6:41-59     Exodus 16:35     Acts 7:51     1 Corinthians 11:24-25     Philippians 2:14, 4:11 FROM THE MESSAGE “There […]

Prophecy Update #693 – Push Reset

Prophecy Update #693 – Push Reset TOPIC The End Times we read about in the Revelation is a global, one-world, totalitarian government. The currency of its citizens will be controlled by a global economic system involving some sort of personal identifier. It sounds exactly like the world the Great Reset is openly promoting. LISTEN TO […]

A True Beginning – Kill Your Darling (Genesis 22:1-19)

Genesis 22:1-19 – Kill Your Darling TOPIC God asks Abraham to offer Isaac on Mount Moriah, a dress rehearsal for how Jesus would be offered in the same place to save us all. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 22:1-19     Isaiah 52:6     Matthew 19:17     John 14:23, 18:15     James 1:13 FROM THE MESSAGE “Sometimes obedience means not doing something. […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Invite Of The Living Bread (John 6:22-40)

John 6:22-40 – Invite Of The Living Bread TOPIC Jesus invites Israel to believe He is the Living Bread that comes down out of Heaven. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 6:22-40     1 Timothy 4:10 FROM THE MESSAGE “The resurrection and rapture of the church won’t occur in secret. It will be terribly obvious when millions of believers […]

Prophecy Update #692 – We Are Lions

Prophecy Update #692 – We Are Lions TOPIC In His prophetic sermon we call the Olivet Discourse, Jesus said the End Times would be like it was in the Days of Noah, when fallen angels were attempting to corrupt and destroy the human race by altering our essential DNA makeup. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ […]

A True Beginning – Fair Water Friends (Genesis 21:22-34)

Genesis 21:22-34 – Fair Water Friends TOPIC Abimelech notices that God is present in Abraham’s life and wants to make a covenant with him, but first they have to resolve water rights. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 21:22-34     1 Thessalonians 4:11     Matthew 5:16     1 John 3:18     1 Peter 4:4     2 Corinthians 12:8, 13:11     […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Rowing Nowhere Fast (John 6:14-21)

John 6:14-21 – Rowing Nowhere Fast TOPIC The disciples make little progress as they row against the storm. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 6:14-21     Genesis 3:6     Joshua 5:13-14     Job 9:8     Romans 8:31     1 Thessalonians 4:13     Revelation 11:15, 19:10 FROM THE MESSAGE “As readers of God’s Word, the challenge is to know the entire event without ignoring […]

Prophecy Update #691 – The Other Pandemic

Prophecy Update #691 – The Other Pandemic TOPIC The future seven-year Great Tribulation is described in detail in chapters six through eighteen in the Revelation. One of its key features is the global authoritarian government of the antichrist. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – The Boys (Genesis 21:1-21)

Genesis 21:1-21 – The Boys TOPIC Isaac is finally born, but problems arise between him and Ishmael, leading to Abraham driving Ishmael and Hagar out. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 21:1-21     Galatians 4:29, 4:31-5:1 FROM THE MESSAGE “In Genesis 13 we saw that Abraham and Lot could not co-exist together. It’s a picture of how the life […]

She’s Gonna Make You An Offer You Shouldn’t Refuse (Proverbs 8:1-17)

Proverbs 8:1-17 – She’s Gonna Make You An Offer You Shouldn’t Refuse TOPIC Lady Wisdom broadcasts an In-Search-Of ad for anyone who is willing to go her way and receive her many gifts. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Proverbs 8:1-17     Deuteronomy 4:9     1 Timothy 6:9 FROM THE MESSAGE “If a person is arrogant, if they are proud, if […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Wonder Bread (John 6:1-15)

John 6:1-15 – Wonder Bread TOPIC Jesus miraculously multiplies bread for 5000 men, not counting women and children. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 6:1-15     Exodus 12:11     Deuteronomy 18:15     John 3:16 FROM THE MESSAGE “Jesus was quite the mountaineer. The Mount of Olives and the Mount of Transfiguration come to mind. Matthew mentions Jesus and […]

Prophecy Update #690 – Conscious AI

Prophecy Update #690 – Conscious AI TOPIC Artificial Intelligence might have a role in the future Great Tribulation. It could, for example, power the Image of the Beast. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Life In Christ (Romans 8:1-25)

Romans 8:1-25 – Life In Christ TOPIC The moment a person believes in Christ, they become born again, alive like never before. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Romans 8:1-25 FROM THE MESSAGE “You’re the temple of the Holy Spirit. Act like it!” LISTEN TO THE AUDIO

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Searchin’, Searchin’, We Gotta Keep Jesus Searchin’ (John 5:30-47)

John 5:30-47 – Searchin’ Searchin’, We Gotta Keep Jesus Searchin’ TOPIC The Jewish religious authorities diligently searched the Scriptures but they were not looking for Jesus. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 5:30-47     Deuteronomy 18:15     Psalm 40:7     Luke 4:21, 7:22, 24:27     Acts 4:13     Hebrews 1:1-2 FROM THE MESSAGE “The religious authorities most certainly missed the subject of […]

Prophecy Update #689 – Panopticon

Prophecy Update #689 – Panopticon TOPIC It is disturbing to think that governments are creating huge databases about each of us from a multitude of sources in order to better surveil us. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – Tell Me Your Wife Story (Genesis 20:1-18)

Genesis 20:1-18 – Tell Me Your Wife Story TOPIC Abraham relapses into an old lie, telling Abimelech that Sarah is his sister, causing terrible problems for both Abraham’s family and the Philistine nation. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 20:1-18     Hebrews 3:13, 10:7, 30 FROM THE MESSAGE “Isn’t that just like God to take a story of sorry […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Sabbath Day’s Alright For Working (John 5:15-29)

John 5:15-29 – Sabbath Day’s Alright For Working TOPIC Jesus stuns the Jewish religious authorities when He says that He and His Father have been working together on the Sabbath. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 5:15-29     Daniel 12     Matthew 27:52-53     1 Corinthians 15:20     1 Thessalonians 4:16-17     1 John 3:1 FROM THE MESSAGE “Maybe you’ve tried to […]

A True Beginning – The Lost City (Genesis 19:1-38)

Genesis 19:1-38 – The Lost City TOPIC Lot, driven by his love for worldly things, hesitates in Sodom while the angels try to rescue him and his family. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 19:1-38     Proverbs 4:23     Matthew 6:24     2 Peter 2:8     1 John 2:15-17 FROM THE MESSAGE “For years, it seemed like Lot could have it all. […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – 38 Special (John 5:1-16)

John 5:1-16 – 38 Special TOPIC Out of multitudes of sick people at the Pool of Bethesda seeking healing, Jesus singles out one man who has been infirm for 38 years. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 5:1-16     Exodus 35:3     Mark 3:5     Ephesians 5:22, 25     Colossians 3:20 FROM THE MESSAGE “Jesus commands the impossible. It may sound […]

Prophecy Update #688 – Cashin’ Out

Prophecy Update #688 – Cashin’ Out TOPIC The prophecies we most discuss are those that predict a cashless, global economy, that is accessed by a personal identifier. During the future 7-year Great Tribulation, the world leader we call the antichrist will control commerce and travel, indeed every aspect of the lives of his citizens. LISTEN […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Sign-tology (John 4:43-54)

John 4:43-54 – Sign-tology TOPIC Jesus has strong words for people who seek after signs, wonders, and miracles. Should we stop praying for miracles? SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 4:43-54     Job 42:5     Matthew 13:54-57, 16:4     2 Corinthians 12:9-10     Philippians 2:27     2 Timothy 4:20 FROM THE MESSAGE “We are characters in Foxe’s Book of Martyrs, […]

Prophecy Update #687 – Enhanced Meta Transhumans

Prophecy Update #687 – Enhanced Meta Transhumans TOPIC Satan’s Nephilim were the first attempt at what today is called Transhumanism. It is “the improvement of human capacities through advanced technology.” Examples are cryogenics, virtual reality, gene therapy/RNA interference, space colonization, cybernetics, autonomous self-replicating robots, molecular manufacturing, mind uploading, and artificial intelligence. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO […]

A True Beginning – Mealing And Dealing (Genesis 18:1-33)

Genesis 18:1-33 – Mealing And Dealing TOPIC Abraham serves the Angel of the Lord a meal and then talks with him about sparing Sodom and Gomorrah. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 18:1-33     Psalm 37:24    Isaiah 3:9     Ezekiel 16:49-50     John 3:36    1 Corinthians 7:35 FROM THE MESSAGE “From one vantage point we’re seeing people eavesdropping on the […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Samaritan Woman, Say What You Heard From Me (John 4:27-42)

John 4:27-42 – Samaritan Woman, Say What You Hear From Me TOPIC The disciples return to Jacob’s Well and are shocked to find Jesus talking to a Samaritan woman. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 4:27-42     Jeremiah 12:5     Matthew 15:24     Mark 1:35     Luke 6:12     John 3:29, 11:25-26     1 Peter 1:8 FROM THE MESSAGE “Since the spiritual harvest […]

Prophecy Update #686 – Sophia’s Choice

Prophecy Update #686 – Sophia’s Choice TOPIC We’re not saying the image of the Beast will involve AI. We’re saying that developments like AI are what you’d expect from reading your Bible. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – The Futures Contract (Genesis 17:1-27)

Genesis 17:1-27 – The Futures Contract TOPIC God appears to Abraham and reveals more about His promises and a new responsibility Abraham and his sons will have. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 17:1-27     Deuteronomy 30:6     Jeremiah 4:4     Acts 17:24-25     Romans 4:11     1 Corinthians 1:18     James 4:8 FROM THE MESSAGE “But then there’s Lot. He was […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Saved By The Well (John 4:1-26)

John 4:1-26 – Saved By The Well TOPIC God the Father sends Jesus to Jacob’s Well where a Samaritan woman believes Him and is saved. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 4:1-26     Deuteronomy 18:15-19     Ecclesiastes 3:11     John 3:3, 5:19, 12:49     Acts 17:26-27 FROM THE MESSAGE “Are you weary? Tired? Infirm? Unprepared? Great – you are ready to […]

Prophecy Update #685 – Totally

Prophecy Update #685 – Totally TOPIC The believers in the current Church Age will be resurrected and raptured. A strong world leader will rise to power sometime afterward and exercise totalitarian control of his citizens. He will require they swear allegiance to him. Anyone who refuses will be executed. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE […]

A True Beginning – The Sequel Was Terrible! (Genesis 16:1-16)

Genesis 16:1-16 – The Sequel Was Terrible! TOPIC Abraham and Sarah try a disastrous plan to get themselves a baby, leading to strife, disappointment and scandal. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 16:1-16     Galatians 4 FROM THE MESSAGE “The marriage relationship is meant to be the closest human relationship you have. You are one flesh with your spouse. […]

Grace For The Cure (Leviticus 1:1-9)

Leviticus 1:1-9 – Grace For The Cure TOPIC In ancient Israel, the Burnt Offering provided a way for sin to be atoned for temporarily, foreshadowing the once-for-all work of the Messiah. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Leviticus 1:1-9     John 7:37     Romans 10:9-10 FROM THE MESSAGE “Once the Levitical system was established this fire on the altar was never […]

Lady Sings The News (Christmas 2021)

Luke 1:46-55 – Lady Sings The News TOPIC Mary visits her cousin, Elizabeth, and shares the wonderful news of her pregnancy in a song called the Magnificat. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Luke 1:46-55     Luke 1:67-79, 2:13-14, 2:28-32     2 Corinthians 12:7-10 FROM THE MESSAGE “You are an unknown. To people, that is, not to God. But you […]

A True Beginning – A Star On God’s Walk Of Faith (Genesis 15:1-21)

Genesis 15:1-21 – A Star On God’s Walk Of Faith TOPIC Abraham’s conversation with God about the course of his life leads to one of the great covenants of the Bible. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 15:1-21     Genesis 16:3, 16     Psalm 3:3 FROM THE MESSAGE “We should also note that God works with both fluid and fixed […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Please Decrease Me, Let Me Go (John 3:22-36)

John 3:22-36 – Please Decrease Me, Let Me Go TOPIC John the Baptist tells his disciples that he must decrease and Jesus must increase. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 3:22-36     Matthew 16:25     Luke 9:48     Acts 18:9-10     1 Corinthians 1:25     Ephesians 1:13-14     Colossians 3:23-24 FROM THE MESSAGE “There are so many precious illustrations in the […]

Prophecy Update #684 – Long COVID

Prophecy Update #684 – Long COVID TOPIC After the church has been resurrected and raptured, a strong world leader will gain totalitarian control of his citizens. He will require they swear allegiance to him. Anyone who refuses will be executed. The pandemic COVID19 is not an End Times plague. It has accelerated an acceptance of […]

A True Beginning – The Mysterious Melchizedek Society (Genesis 14:17-24)

Genesis 14:17-24 – The Mysterious Melchizedek Society TOPIC Abraham returns from his rescue of Lot and encounters two kings: Bera of Sodom and Melchizedek of Salem, to whom Abraham gives a tithe of all. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 14:17-24     Matthew 5:44, 6:1-4     Romans 12:14     1 Thessalonians 4:9     Hebrews 7     1 Peter 3:9     Revelation […]

Prophecy Update #683 – Face The Nation

Prophecy Update #683 – Face The Nation TOPIC Could the Mark of the Beast be some manner of biometric technology? Biometrics are unique individual traits, such as fingerprints, that can be used to verify identity and to transact commerce. It ‘fits’ the Bible’s prediction. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – Brothers In Arms (Genesis 14:1-16)

Genesis 14:1-16 – Brothers In Arms TOPIC Lot is swept away in Chedorlaomer’s military campaign so Abraham, along with three Amorite brothers, go on a rescue mission. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 14:1-16     Psalm 106:36     2 Corinthians 4:1-7     Ephesians 2:4-5     Hebrews 11:9-10 FROM THE MESSAGE “We see here the tender mercy of God and how it filled […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – The Born Again Ultimatum (John 3:1-15)

John 3:1-15 – The Born Again Ultimatum TOPIC Jesus insists that unless one is born again, he cannot see the Kingdom of God. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 3:1-15     Numbers 21:6-9     Ezekiel 36:25-27     1 Corinthians 15:50     Philippians 3:4-9 FROM THE MESSAGE “The teacher of Israel should have immediately remembered the Ezekiel passage. Jesus was, in effect, teaching […]

Prophecy Update #682 – Rise Of The Mandates

Prophecy Update #682 – Rise Of The Mandates TOPIC The Bible predicts a global totalitarianism and I think we are seeing how fast something like that can occur, with the blessing of most of the world’s population. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – Home Is Where The Lord Is (Genesis 13:1-18)

Genesis 13:1-18 – Home Is Where The Lord Is TOPIC Abraham and Lot have to decide what’s next in life and where they will live. Each has a different mindset, leading to very different outcomes. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 13:1-18     John 15:19     Romans 12:2, 18     1 John 2:15 FROM THE MESSAGE “We must pay attention to […]

Psalm Sundays – Thank You At Your Service (Psalm 100)

Psalm 100 – Thank You At Your Service TOPIC In Psalm 100 we’re given an invitation and a recipe for how the church can offer a proper, thankful, thanksgiving banquet of praise to God. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 100:1-5     Leviticus 7:11-21     Psalm 56:8     Song of Solomon 1:3     Isaiah 2:2, 40:11, 42:5, 43:1     […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Take A Whip Down Merchandise Lane (John 2:12-25)

John 2:12-25 – Take A Whip Down Merchandise Lane TOPIC Jesus made a whip and drove out those who were making His Father’s house “a house of merchandise.” SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 2:12-25     Psalm 69:9     Acts 17:24     1 Corinthians 6:19     Ephesians 2:19-22     Colossians 1:24     Hebrews 12:2     2 Peter 2:3 FROM THE MESSAGE “We […]

Prophecy Update #681 – Where Have All The Freedoms Gone?

Prophecy Update #681 – Where Have All The Freedoms Gone? TOPIC Control over buying and selling involves control over pretty much everything. If the government wants to restrict your movements, they will. If they want to track you, they will. You get the idea. We are experiencing on a small scale what this kind of […]

A True Beginning – Movin’ On Down (Genesis 12:10-20)

Genesis 12:10-20 – Movin’ On Down TOPIC Abraham moves down to Egypt in an attempt to escape a famine but ends up causing much more trouble for himself and his family. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 12:10-20     Romans 8:35     1 Corinthians 5:1, 6:8, 14:23 FROM THE MESSAGE “We live in the land of opportunity. You have lots […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Vintage Jesus (John 2:1-11)

John 2:1-11 – Vintage Jesus TOPIC Jesus performs His first sign by turning water into new wine. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 2:1-11       Matthew 12:46-50, 26:29     Ephesians 5:18-19     Revelation 19:7, 9 FROM THE MESSAGE “My only comment is a (hopefully) judgment-free observation. When I was saved in 1979, drinking alcohol was the exception, […]

Prophecy Update #680 – Somebody’s Watchin’ You

Prophecy Update #680 – Somebody’s Watchin’ You TOPIC The future is an intrusive surveillance state. Facial recognition, retinal scans, palm scans, and implanted chips are the tip of the technology iceberg that exist and are currently in use. Any of them could be used by government to restrict buying and selling, restrict travel, or pretty […]

A True Beginning – Father Abraham Hadn’t Any Sons (Genesis 11:27-12:9)

Genesis 11:27-12:9 – Father Abraham Hadn’t Any Sons TOPIC We begin the story of Abraham, the friend of God, the father of the faith, who had a bit of a rough start in his walk with the Lord. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 11:27-12:9     Joshua 24:2     John 14:22     Hebrews 13:15 FROM THE MESSAGE “Abram did not receive […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Recruits And Ladders (John 1:35-51)

John 1:35-51 – Recruits & Ladders TOPIC Jesus recruits several disciples promising they will see angels ascending and descending upon Him as depicted in the vision of Jacob’s ladder. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 1:35-51     Mark 2:8, 13:32     Luke 2:52     John 5:19, 6:64, 14:1, 14:16, 16:30     3 John 4     FROM THE MESSAGE “As far as […]

Prophecy Update #679 – Behind The Surveil

Prophecy Update #679 – Behind The Surveil TOPIC John saw a future in which the buying and selling of goods and services would require participation in a global system. The government will be able to control a person’s life to be sure they comply with its mandated behaviors. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – The Awful Tower (Genesis 11:1-26)

Genesis 11:1-26 – The Awful Tower TOPIC The people of Babylon join in unified rebellion against God to build a city in an effort to make an immortal name for themselves. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 11:1-26     Acts 17:26-27     Philippians 2:2-5 FROM THE MESSAGE “What do we see in this text? We see, clearly, that God responds […]

Prophecy Update #678 – Shoot, Fido, Shoot!

Prophecy Update #678 – Shoot, Fido, Shoot TOPIC The rapid progress in Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a disturbing trend. The military is charging forward with AI combat applications. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Born To Loose (John 1:19-28)

John 1:19-28 – Born To Loose TOPIC John the Baptist tells a delegation from Jerusalem he is not worthy to loose Jesus’ sandal strap. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 1:19-28     Deuteronomy 18:15     Malachi 4:5     Matthew 11:10, 14     John 13:14-15, 17:11-13 FROM THE MESSAGE “John’s Elijah-like ministry was unique. We’re not expected to wear camel hair or eat […]

Prophecy Update #677 – The FBAI

Prophecy Update #677 – The FBAI TOPIC The rapid progress in Artificial Intelligence is a disturbing trend. AI is the ability of machines to mimic the human mind. The ultimate goal of AI is to create an object that can think like a human. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – 70 Kids And Counting (Genesis 10:1-32)

Genesis 10:1-32 – 70 Kids And Counting TOPIC In the Table of Nations we learn about the descendants of Shem, Ham, and Japheth and how they spread out to fill the earth. Along the way, we meet a shady character named Nimrod. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 10:1-32     Ezekiel 38:1-16     Romans 14:5-6     Colossians 2:16 FROM THE MESSAGE […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – The First Time Ever We Saw Your Face (John 1:14-18)

John 1:14-18 – The First Time Ever We Saw Your Face TOPIC No one had ever seen God until Jesus came as God in human flesh. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 1:14-18     Exodus 33:19-23     Matthew 17:1-2     John 13:31, 20:31     2 Corinthians 3:18, 12:7-10 FROM THE MESSAGE “Most likely your house is equipped with the kind of […]

Prophecy Update #676 – Our House Is A Very False House

Prophecy Update #676 – Our House Is A Very False House TOPIC We read about a Last Days global religious movement in the seventeenth chapter of the Revelation of Jesus Christ. It is referred to as “Babylon” because it is the final form of the religious rebellion at the Tower of Babel. We therefore expect […]

A True Beginning – It Was The Worst Of Vines (Genesis 9:18-29)

Genesis 9:18-29 – It Was The Worst Of Vines TOPIC Noah plants a vineyard and becomes drunk, being seen by his son, Ham and leading to a great rift in their family and a long lasting prophecy. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 9:18-29     Ezekiel 16:8     Galatians 6:1-2     Ephesians 5:8     1 Peter 4:8 FROM THE MESSAGE “John Gill […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Heeeear Johnny! (John 1:6-13)

John 1:6-13 – Heeeear Johnny! TOPIC God sent John the Baptist to give testimony about Jesus so that everyone would hear and believe. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 1:6-13     Isaiah 53:1     Matthew 11:11     Romans 1:23     Ephesians 6:12     2 Corinthians 4:4     FROM THE MESSAGE “You can believe. Your family members can believe. Your children can believe. Your friends […]

Prophecy Update #675 – Robo-666

Prophecy Update #675 – Robo-666 TOPIC There is an intriguing passage in the Revelation about an image, the person we call the false prophet, and the Beast – another name of the antichrist. An image of the Beast is going to come to life. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – Rainbow: Cursed Blood (Genesis 9:1-17)

Genesis 9:1-17 – Rainbow: Cursed Blood TOPIC The flood survivors leave the ark and God explains to them the features and responsibilities that await them in their new world, including the eating of meat and their obligation to enforce capital punishment. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 9:1-17     Matthew 10:29, 15:11     Acts 25:11     Romans 14:14 FROM THE MESSAGE […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – God’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Jesus (John 1:1-5)

John 1:1-5 – God’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Jesus TOPIC “The Word” Who was there “in the beginning” came to Earth to show us what God is like. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 1:1-5     Genesis 1:1, 2:26, 6:9     Deuteronomy 6:4-9     Psalm 50:2     John 1:18, 20:31     1 Corinthians 14:2-5 FROM THE MESSAGE “John explains that […]

Prophecy Update #674 – The Punishers

Prophecy Update #674 – The Punishers TOPIC The Book of the Revelation describes the antichrist having authoritarian control over his citizens. In the future Great Tribulation technology will access the global grid and determine a person’s level of participation in society. It will be possible to restrict purchases and participation. The technology is ready for […]

He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots (John)

John 1:1-5 – God’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Jesus “The Word” Who was there “in the beginning” came to Earth to show us what God is like. October 3, 2021 watch the video listen to the audio read the notes John 1:6-13 – Heeeear Johnny! God sent John the Baptist to give testimony […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Famous Lasting Words (Revelation 22:6-21)

Revelation 22:6-21 – Famous Lasting Words TOPIC The last words of the Revelation are appropriately an invitation for “whoever” to “come” and be saved SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 22:6-21     Philippians 3:2     Revelation 2:20 FROM THE MESSAGE “Words keepers are gracious. We have received grace and having experienced it cannot help but want it for others.” […]

Prophecy Update #673 – Image Conscious

Prophecy Update #673 – Image Conscious TOPIC In Revelation 13, humans “make” a sentient “image to the beast” that will have power over life and death. It will order and execute the deaths of people who refuse to worship the antichrist. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – Wait Till Your Father Gets You Home (Genesis 8:1-22)

Genesis 8:1-22 – Wait Till Your Father Gets You Home TOPIC The flood is over, but Noah spends week after week waiting for the Lord to speak and tell him to leave the ark. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 8:1-22     Leviticus 23:5     Psalm 27:14     Psalm 37:9     Psalm 139:17-18     Isaiah 64:4     Romans 8:22 FROM THE MESSAGE “The other […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Make Earth Great Again (Revelation 21:24-22:5)

Revelation 21:24-22:5 – Make Earth Great Again TOPIC Nations and kings who inhabit New Earth give glory and honor to Jesus. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 21:24-22:5     Jeremiah 2:13     John 1:9     2 Corinthians 3:13-18 FROM THE MESSAGE “As we grow, we glow! Supernaturals can probably see the glow. You don’t want to look to them like a […]

Prophecy Update #672 – No Parent People

Prophecy Update #672 – No Parent People TOPIC In His prophetic sermon we call the Olivet Discourse, Jesus said the End Times would be like the days of Noah. Jesus specifically referenced the strange marriages in the days of Noah. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – Working For The Week’s End (Genesis 7:1-24)

Genesis 7:1-24 – Working For The Week’s End TOPIC The flood finally comes after one last week of warning. Along the way, Noah works urgently and continually to obey the Lord and save lives. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 7:1-24     John 14:15     Hebrews 5:9     James 1:5 FROM THE MESSAGE “This restriction reminds us that God is able […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Goin’ Up To The City In The Sky (Revelation 21:9-23)

Revelation 21:9-23 – Goin’ Up To The City In The Sky TOPIC John watches New Jerusalem descend from Heaven to its place over the new Earth in the renewed heavens. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 21:9-23     Genesis 48:5     Romans 11:1-2     Revelation 19:8 FROM THE MESSAGE “The building materials are precious gems and minerals. What do we do […]

Prophecy Update #671 – You Had A Friend In Me

Prophecy Update #671 – You Had A Friend In Me TOPIC A story that didn’t receive much attention may be the most important thing that happened this week, at least from the perspective of Bible prophecy – America’s unfriending of the nation of Israel. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – Very Important Persons (Genesis 6:13-22)

Genesis 6:13-22 – Very Important Persons TOPIC God gives Noah a very important job – making an ark that will keep him and his family safe, along with all kinds of animals during the flood. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 6:13-22     2 Peter 3:3-7     1 John 2:2 FROM THE MESSAGE “What are the terms set by […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Surf-less City, Here We Come! (Revelation 21:1-8)

Revelation 21:1-8 – Surfless City Here We Come TOPIC We look forward excitedly to the new heavens, the new city, and a new Earth with no more sea. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 21:1-8     Psalm 56:8     Luke 23:43     Ephesians 2:2     Philippians 1:21     1 John 3:2     1 John 5:4     Revelation 19:7 FROM THE MESSAGE “Christians grow weary in […]

Prophecy Update #670 – The Shots Felt Around The World

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Prophecy Update #670 – The Shots Felt Around The World TOPIC COVID19 is not prophetic. However, the methods and mandates that are being utilized globally to combat it are predictive of the type of the socio-economic system that will play a significant role in the future government of the antichrist. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ […]

A True Beginning – The Big Unfriendly Giants (Genesis 6:1-12)

Genesis 6:1-12 – The Big Unfriendly Giants TOPIC In the days of Noah, the sons of God and the daughters of men produce the Nephilim, an evil race of demigod-like creatures, in an effort to stop the promises of God from being fulfilled. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 6:1-12     Deuteronomy 2:20-21     Psalm 90:10     Hebrews 11:7     1 […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Dungeons And Dragon (Revelation 20:1-15)

Revelation 20:1-15 – Dungeons And Dragon TOPIC The Dragon is imprisoned in the Abyss for a thousand years then confined to the Lake of Fire for eternity. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 20:1-15     Proverbs 14:34     Matthew 27:52-53     John 6:29     1 Corinthians 6:2-3     2 Peter 3:10 FROM THE MESSAGE “The devil never rules in Hell. He is […]

Prophecy Update #669 – More Than Life

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Prophecy Update #669 – More Than Life TOPIC Now that we are into the pandemic’s second year, we are starting to get data on the unforeseen consequences of the methods and mandates governments are using. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

The Grace Of Wrath – Back In The Saddle Again (Revelation 19:11-21)

Revelation 19:11-21 – Back In The Saddle Again TOPIC Jesus came the first time riding a donkey but returns the second time riding a white horse. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 19:11-21     Psalm 66:5     Isaiah 62:2-3     Ezekiel 20:37     Matthew 10:28     Matthew 25:41     Mark 9:45     John 1:1, 14     2 Thessalonians 1:10     Revelation 3:10 FROM THE […]

Prophecy Update #668 – Mandate Or Manslaughter

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Prophecy Update #668 – Mandate Or Manslaughter TOPIC Citizens in the future Great Tribulation will be mandated to participate in a system by which they must produce proof of compliance in order to be allowed to work or shop or dine or attend entertainment. Without proof, their livelihood and lifestyles will be restricted. LISTEN TO […]

A True Beginning – Take A Walk (Genesis 5:1-32)

Genesis 5:1-32 – Take A Walk TOPIC Enoch and Noah stand out in the Godly line of Seth as men who faithfully walked with God. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 5:1-32      Psalm 73:24     Psalm 103:14     Ecclesiastes 11:9     Hebrews 4:15     Jude 14-15     FROM THE MESSAGE “Enoch is part of a type. Judgment was coming. Enoch […]

The Grace Of Wrath – The Four Hallelujahs Of The Apocalypse (Revelation 19:1-10)

Revelation 19:1-10 – The Four Hallelujahs Of The Apocalypse TOPIC Four hallelujahs are sung in Heaven on the verge of Jesus’ return to Earth SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 19:1-10     Song of Songs 2:8-14     Zechariah 3:1-3     John 3:16     1 Timothy 4:10 FROM THE MESSAGE “Whenever we see worship in Heaven around God’s throne in this book, […]

Prophecy Update #667 – Prove It

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Prophecy Update #667 – Prove It TOPIC A universal vaccine passport is not the Mark of the Beast. However, the way the leaders of the world are talking, they will establish a system like what the Revelation predicts will be in place in the Great Tribulation. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – The Not So Great Society (Genesis 4:17-25)

Genesis 4:17-25 – The Not-So-Great Society TOPIC The societies that come from the line of Cain are contrasted with the one that comes from the line of Seth. The difference is that one is full of believers, the other is not. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 4:17-25     Exodus 12:37     Job 14:5     Proverbs 14:34     Proverbs 16:9     Acts 17:26-27     […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Come Out, Come Out, In Babylon You Are (Revelation 18:1-24)

Revelation 18:1-24 – Come Out, Come Out, In Babylon You Are TOPIC God calls to saints in Tribulation Babylon, “Come out of her, My people.” SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 18:1-24     2 Corinthians 6:14-17     2 Peter 3:10-13 FROM THE MESSAGE “With Jesus leading, you will discover along life’s journey things that are Do’s & Don’ts for you. […]

Prophecy Update #666 – No App, No Access

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Prophecy Update #666 – No App, No Access TOPIC Biometrics, Artificial Intelligence, cashless commerce, the manipulation of human DNA, global government, the exponential growth of human knowledge, and the rebirth of Israel as a nation are all areas we see corroborating the End Times prophecies of the Bible. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – How To Get Away From Murder (Genesis 4:1-16)

Genesis 4:1-16 – How To Get Away From Murder TOPIC Cain and Abel bring an offering to the Lord, showing the condition of their hearts, and Cain decides to murder his brother. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 4:1-16     Luke 11:50-51     Hebrews 11:4     James 1:15     2 Timothy 3:16-17     1 Peter 4:10     1 John 3:12 FROM THE MESSAGE “God […]

New Birth Story (2 Kings 5:1-19)

2 Kings 5:1-19 – New Birth Story TOPIC Naaman the leper finds healing and salvation after visiting Elisha, the prophet of God. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES 2 Kings 5:1-19     1 Kings 8:38     Psalm 38:3     Isaiah 1:5-6     Lamentations 3:22     Titus 3:5     James 5:6 FROM THE MESSAGE “Is Elisha just turning the screws on one of Israel’s enemies? No. […]

Prophecy Update #665 – Arrogate, Mandate, Intimidate

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Prophecy Update #665 – Arrogate, Mandate, Intimidate TOPIC The trend this week has been mandating COVID19 vaccination and the requirement to show proof in order to function in society. Is this paving the way for the type of system the Antichrist will use in the Great Tribulation? LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

The Grace Of Wrath – Ride, Harlot, Ride Upon Your Mystery Beast (Revelation 17:1-18)

Revelation 17:1-18 – Ride, Harlot, Ride Upon Your Mystery Beast TOPIC The “mystery” global religious system of the Great Tribulation is compared to a harlot riding upon a scarlet beast. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 17:1-18     Isaiah 54:5     1 Corinthians 6:9-10     1 Timothy 4:10     James 1:14 FROM THE MESSAGE “Wall Street, Madison Avenue, and Hollywood are real […]

Prophecy Update #664 – Passport Surrender

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Prophecy Update #664 – Passport Surrender TOPIC There is a lot of talk about vaccine passports. How does this line up with what we expect in light of Bible prophecy? LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – It’s Only Natural (Genesis 3:1-24)

Genesis 3:1-24 – It’s Only Natural TOPIC Adam and Eve give in to temptation and sin by eating the fruit of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. Along the way, we learn some things about human nature, the Devil’s nature, and God’s nature. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 3:1-24     Ezekiel 28:13     Ephesians 4:24   […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Blah, Blah, Blasphemer, Have You Any Shame? (Revelation 16:1-21)

Revelation 16:1-21 – Blah, Blah, Blasphemer, Have You Any Shame? TOPIC Despite God’s severe measures to bring them to repentance, those who inhabit Earth blaspheme Him. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 16:1-21     Joel 2:31     Acts 7:59-60     Romans 3:23-26 FROM THE MESSAGE “Garments represent your salvation in the Bible. In your natural state, God sees you dressed in […]

Prophecy Update #663 – Vac La France!

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Prophecy Update #663 – Vac La France! TOPIC Mandatory vaccination that requires proof for a person to travel, for employment, dining, entertainment, and anything else that a government deems necessary, sounds too much like the Last Days prediction that at some point everyone on Earth will be subjected to a contactless, cashless system of commerce […]

A True Beginning – The Garden State (Genesis 2:4-25)

Genesis 2:4-25 – The Garden State TOPIC God brings man and woman together in the Garden of Eden and along the way shows how lavish and generous He is in His many gifts toward humanity. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 2:4-25     Deuteronomy 30:19-20     Isaiah 58:11     2 Peter 3:6     Revelation 22:1-2 FROM THE MESSAGE “At the same time, […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Singin’ In His Reign (Revelation 15:1-8)

Revelation 15:1-8 – Singin’ Of Your Reign, What A Glorious Savior, You’re Coming Again TOPIC The Tribulation martyrs sing the Song of the Lamb in anticipation of the Lord coming to reign over all the nations. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 15:1-8     John 3:18, 36     Romans 1:18     Hebrews 12:3-4     Revelation 3:10 FROM THE MESSAGE “The veil that […]

Prophecy Update #662 – Knock, Knock, It’s The President

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Prophecy Update #662 – Knock, Knock, It’s The President TOPIC We have for many decades understood from Bible prophecy that the End Times would feature a cashless, contactless global system of economics. Something in or on a person’s hand or forehead will allow them to conduct all necessary business and commerce. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO […]

A True Beginning – Special Agents In Charge (Genesis 1:26-2:4)

Genesis 1:26-2:4 – Special Agents In Charge TOPIC In His final act of creation during the first week, God makes something special – human beings – who would administrate the world as His representatives. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 1:26-2:4     Mark 2:27     Colossians 2:16 FROM THE MESSAGE “Even those who aren’t worried about the environmental aspect sometimes […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Angels In The Atmos-field (Revelation 14:1-20)

Revelation 14:1-20 – Angels In The Atmos-field TOPIC Three angels in the Earth’s atmosphere preach the Gospel and warn men not to take the Mark of the Beast. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 14:1-20     Matthew 24:30-31 FROM THE MESSAGE “The harvest is overripe. Throughout history, extending into the Great Tribulation, God is patient, striving with sinners, seeking […]

Prophecy Update #661 – Skullduggery

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Prophecy Update #661 – Skullduggery TOPIC In Genesis 6, fallen angels married and mated with human women. Their offspring were giants called in the Bible Nephilim. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Hope (Jeremiah 52:31-34)

Jeremiah 52:31-34 – A True Hope TOPIC Jehoiachin receives astonishing mercy and not only freed from prison, but given a throne and a place at the king’s table. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Jeremiah 52:31-34     Psalm 139:17-18     Romans 8:18 FROM THE MESSAGE “Presidential pardons are always interesting news. It’s a rare gift to have the highest office in […]

A True Beginning – The Home Office (Genesis 1:3-25)

Genesis 1:3-25 – The Home Office TOPIC In the first 6 days of the Creation Week we see the place God set up which would become our home, office and temple. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 1:3-25     Job 41:19-21     Colossians 1:16 FROM THE MESSAGE “We note that God does not name the plants. He won’t name […]

The Grace Of Wrath – 666 Is The Manliest Number That You’ll Ever Do (Revelation 13:1-18)

Revelation 13:1-18 – 666 Is The Manliest Number That You’ll Ever Do TOPIC The Revelation introduces the two men associated with the notorious number 666. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 13:1-18     Luke 22:31     2 Corinthians 4:7-11     Revelation 11:7, 17:8 FROM THE MESSAGE “We can expect the devil to make us offers.What worldly “kingdom” has Satan offered you […]

Prophecy Update #660 – Passport, Please

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Prophecy Update #660 – Passport, Please? TOPIC Countries across the globe have begun announcing vaccine passports, allowing their citizens to use proof of vaccination from COVID19 to travel once again. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

A True Beginning – This Would Be The Start Of Something Big (Genesis 1:1-2)

Genesis 1:1-2 – This Would Be The Start Of Something Big TOPIC God begins His special revelation by showing us where everything in our universe came from and how He feels about it. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 1:1-2     Exodus 3:14     Deuteronomy 32:11     Matthew  4:4     Romans 7:7     2 Timothy 3:16-17 FROM THE MESSAGE “Instead of getting […]

A True Beginning (Genesis)

Genesis 1:1-2 – This Would Be The Start Of Something Big God begins His special revelation by showing us where everything in our universe came from and how He feels about it. watch the video listen to the audio read the pdf transcript Genesis 1:3-25 – The Home Office In the first 6 days of […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Where Eagles Dare To Fled (Revelation 12:6-17)

Revelation 12:6-17 – Where Eagles Dare To Fled TOPIC With the great dragon in murderous pursuit, God gives Jews “two wings of a great eagle that they might fly into the wilderness to safety.” SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 12:6-17     Genesis 37:9-10     Zechariah 13:8-9     Matthew 24:29-31     Luke 18:22-24     Philippians 1:21-23 FROM THE MESSAGE “You can be sure […]

Prophecy Update #659 – Slaughterbots

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Prophecy Update #659 – Slaughterbots TOPIC Facial recognition has become more popular and more accurate. It is one of the biometric technologies that could be utilized to take control over a society in the way described in the Revelation. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

The Grace Of Wrath – How To Restrain Your Dragon (Revelation 12:1-6)

Revelation 12:1-6 – How To Restrain Your Dragon TOPIC John sees a sign illustrating God restraining Satan from preventing the birth of Jesus. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 12:1-6     Genesis 37:9-10     Matthew 24:15-21     John 8:44     Acts 8:39     2 Corinthians 12:2-4     Revelation 20:2 FROM THE MESSAGE “Jesus is the ‘male Child,’ the promised Seed of the woman. The […]

Prophecy Update #658 – Think You’re Going Somewhere?

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Prophecy Update #658 – Think You’re Going Somewhere? TOPIC Biometrics, Artificial Intelligence, cashless commerce, the manipulation of human DNA, increased surveillance, global government, and the exponential growth of human knowledge are all areas we see corroborating the prophecies of the Bible. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

The Archer Formerly Known As Prince – The Good Son

The Good Son (1 Samuel 14-31) TOPIC Looking at Jonathan’s life as Saul’s faithful son. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES 1 Samuel 14-31     FROM THE MESSAGE “Few characters in the Old Testament were as true and noble and righteous as Jonathan. And few sacrificed so much in obedience to God. We read his story and we can’t help […]

Don’t Stay Thirsty, My Friends (Isaiah 55:1-7)

Isaiah 55:1-7 – Don’t Stay Thirsty, My Friends TOPIC In the Bible, the need for salvation is pictured as a thirst God wants to quench. He offers His living water at no cost to anyone who will come. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Isaiah 55:1-7     Psalm 16:11     Zechariah 8:23     John 7:37     Hebrews 9:27 FROM THE MESSAGE “You […]

The Grace Of Wrath – One King To Rule Them All (Revelation 11:15-19)

Revelation 11:15-19 – One King To Rule Them All, One King To Bind Them, One King To Bring Them All And In His Likeness Find Them TOPIC At the sound of the Last Trumpet the world’s Kingdom has become the Kingdom of our Lord and of His Messiah, and He will rule forever and ever. […]

Prophecy Update #657 – Big Trouble In Civilian China

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Prophecy Update #657 – Big Trouble In Civilian China TOPIC The Mark of the Beast is presented in the Revelation as a means by which the governments of the future will control every aspect of a person’s life. With this “mark” you will be able to participate in society. Without it you will be severely […]

The Archer Formerly Known As Prince – A Friend In Deed

A Friend In Deed (1 Samuel 18-23) TOPIC Looking at Jonathan’s life as a friend to David. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES 1 Samuel 18-23     2 Samuel 1:26     John 15:13 FROM THE MESSAGE “Jonathan shows us how a person, full of the Spirit of God, can lay down their lives every day for their friends. That’s the Christian’s […]

The Grace Of Wrath – We Are Two Reviled And Deadly Guys (Revelation 11:1-14)

Revelation 11:1-14 – We Are Two Reviled And Deadly Guys TOPIC The inhabitants of Earth hate and want to kill God’s Two Witnesses but are themselves killed if they try. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 11:1-14     Zechariah 4:14     Matthew 24:15-21     1 Corinthians 10:23 FROM THE MESSAGE “The beast is mentioned for the first time. Critics of the […]

The Archer Formerly Known As Prince – Jonathan: Warrior Prince

Jonathan: Warrior Prince (1 Samuel 13-14) TOPIC Looking at Jonathan’s life as a warrior. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES 1 Samuel 13-14     Mark 6:8-9 FROM THE MESSAGE “After taking stock of these circumstances, Jonathan thinks, “That’s plenty! Let’s see what we can do!” This is a great mentality for ministry. We’re not just supposed to do things for […]

The Archer Formerly Known As Prince (The Life Of Jonathan)

1 Samuel 13-14 – Jonathan: Warrior Prince Looking at Jonathan’s life as a warrior. watch the video listen to the audio read the pdf transcript 1 Samuel 18-23 – A Friend In Deed Looking at Jonathan’s life as a friend to David. watch the video listen to the audio read the pdf transcript 1 Samuel […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Start Your Bellyachin’ (Revelation 10:1-11)

Revelation 10:1-11 – Start Your Bellyachin’ TOPIC Before he continues to receive the Revelation John eats a little scroll that is bitter in his stomach. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 10:1-11     Deuteronomy 8:3     Jeremiah 15:16     Ezekiel 3:1-3     John 6:56-57     Romans 8:21-22     1 Corinthians 4:1 FROM THE MESSAGE “Not knowing keeps you humble. If you think you know […]

Prophecy Update #656 – COVID-19 Accelerant

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Prophecy Update #656 – COVID-19 Accelerant TOPIC Does COVID-19 have anything to do with Bible prophecy? Not directly. Indirectly it has rapidly accelerated expected prophetic trends. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – These Are The Days

Acts 28:17-31 – These Are The Days TOPIC In the final scene of Acts, Paul teaches a sermon to a group of assembled Jews about salvation, the coming of the Messiah and the establishment of His Kingdom. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 28:17-31     Proverbs 30:4     Jeremiah 14:8     Jeremiah 17:12-13     Matthew 5:44     Luke 6:32     Hebrews […]

The Grace Of Wrath – That’ll Be The Day You Can’t Die (Revelation 9:1-21)

Revelation 9:1-21 – That’ll Be The Day You Can’t Die TOPIC The trumpet judgments are so horrific that men will desire to die but death will flee from them. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 9:1-21     Job 38:7     Psalm 78:34     Psalm 115:4-8     Matthew 24:14     John 6:44     John 12:32 FROM THE MESSAGE “Idolatry can be understood as the desire […]

Prophecy Update #655 – Where Have All The Dollars Gone?

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Prophecy Update #655 – Where Have All The Dollars Gone? TOPIC All indicators in the Book of the Revelation suggest there will be a global, cashless economy leading up to and during the seven-year Great Tribulation. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

The Grace Of Wrath – A Hush To Judgment (Revelation 8:1-13)

Revelation 8:1-13 – A Hush To Judgment TOPIC A moment of silence is observed in Heaven before the judgments of the seventh seal begin. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 8:1-13     Numbers 22:28-30     Jeremiah 9:15     Jeremiah 23:15     Lamentations 3:15, 19     Revelation 1:19     Revelation 6:12-14 FROM THE MESSAGE “Apocalyptic is a genre of literature that is filled with allegories. […]

Prophecy Update #654 – Feeling Chipper

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Prophecy Update #654 – Feeling Chipper TOPIC We have long pointed to implanted microchips as consistent with the prediction that in the Great Tribulation a “mark” on the hand will be necessary. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – A Life In Our Days

Acts 28:11-16 – A Life In Our Days TOPIC Luke ends the incredible saga of Acts with some very routine, regular accounts of Paul’s time in Rome. How does that encourage those of us who are continuing the story of God’s work through His church? SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 28:11-16     Romans 1:10     Romans 15:22      Romans 16:3,5 […]

The Grace Of Wrath – I Seal Good…You Knew That I Would (Revelation 7:1-17)

Revelation 7:1-17 – I Seal Good…You Knew That I Would TOPIC God seals 144,000 Jews from the twelve tribes of Israel to preach the Gospel in the Great Tribulation. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 7:1-17     Psalm 56:8     Zechariah 14:16     Ephesians 1:13-14 FROM THE MESSAGE “Every tear is accounted for in a ledger. In Heaven, that account will […]

Prophecy Update #653 – Hey, Hey, We Are Monkeys!

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Prophecy Update #653 – Hey, Hey, We Are Monkeys! TOPIC In the days of Noah, human DNA was being manipulated by the Nephilim. Today, man is tampering with DNA in startling ways, including the creation of human-monkey chimeras. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – Snake In The Rain

Acts 28:1-10 – Snake In The Rain TOPIC God sends Paul & his friends to Malta, where Paul is bit by a snake. Should we become snake handlers? How do we live as servants in the will of God? SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 28:1-10     Mark 16:17-18 FROM THE MESSAGE “Looking back using heaven’s calculator, was the […]

The Grace Of Wrath – On With The Scroll, This Is It (Revelation 6:1-17)

Revelation 6:1-17 – On With The Scroll, This Is It TOPIC Jesus sets in motion the future Great Tribulation by opening the first six seals of the scroll. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 6:1-17     Zechariah 1:8-10     Matthew 24:4-8     Revelation 19:11 FROM THE MESSAGE “Jesus promised the church that he would keep us out of the […]

Open Up The Gaza Gate

Open Up That Gaza Gate, Hill Of Hebron Here I Come TOPIC Samson destroys the Gaza gates and demonstrates the awesome power of God. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Judges 16:1-3     Numbers 13:25-33     Joshua 11:22     Ephesians 4:8-9 FROM THE MESSAGE “Jesus once said that the gates of Hell would not prevail against the church (Matthew 16:18). It is […]

All Rise (Easter 2021)

All Rise (Easter 2021) TOPIC Jesus’ resurrection was an outright defeat of death. Do you believe in these things? SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 2:24     Daniel 12:1-2     John 11:25-26     Philippians 1:21, 23     Revelation 1:18     Revelation 20:11-15 FROM THE MESSAGE “Billy Graham said, The word ‘believe’ in the Bible means more than simply agreeing in our minds that […]

The Grace Of Wrath – I Pray The Lord His Scroll To Take (Revelation 5:1-14)

Revelation 5:1-14 – I Pray The Lord His Scroll To Take TOPIC The Lamb of God takes the seven-sealed scroll from the right hand of God the Father. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 5:1-14     Zechariah 4:10     Luke 20:42-44 FROM THE MESSAGE “We live in a pause between the ascension of Jesus and His return to resurrect and […]

Prophecy Update #652 – The Face That Launched A Thousand Apps

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Prophecy Update #652 – The Face That Launched A Thousand Apps TOPIC John predicted the mark of the beast over 2000 years ago at a time when soldiers were getting paid with salt. He saw technology we take for granted. Here are a few of the biometric advances that could easily fit John’s vision of […]

Those Were The Days – By The Time I Get To Phoenix I’ll Be Shipwrecked

Acts 27:13-44 – By The Time I Get To Phoenix I’ll Be Shipwrecked TOPIC Brought along on a doomed crossing, Paul and his friends prove to be the most useful passengers on the ship. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 27:13-44     James 5:16 FROM THE MESSAGE “For many years it has been fashionable for Christians to embrace and […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Endgame Of Thrones (Revelation 4:1-11)

Revelation 4:1-11 – Endgame Of Thrones TOPIC John sees twenty-five thrones being set in Heaven and is given further revelation about the End Times. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 4:1-11     Deuteronomy 32:8     Psalm 82:1     Psalm 89     Ezekiel 1:4-14     Matthew 24:21 FROM THE MESSAGE “The New Testament teaches imminence. The Lord’s coming for His church could occur at […]

Prophecy Update #651 – Please Won’t You Betray Your Neighbor

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Prophecy Update #651 – Please Won’t You Betray Your Neighbor TOPIC The apostle John received the Revelation of Jesus Christ exiled on the Island of Patmos over 2000 years ago. He saw a future in which those in power would control every aspect of its citizens’ lives. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – Time’s A-Wastin’

Acts 27:1-12 – Time’s A-Wastin’ TOPIC From the human perspective, Paul’s sea voyage to Rome seems like a huge waste of time. In reality, it is full of great spiritual benefit and opportunity. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 27:1-12     Matthew 10:42     2 Corinthians 11:25     2 Timothy 4:11     1 John 2:2 FROM THE MESSAGE “The Christian perspective will […]

The Grace Of Wrath – The Hurl Of Great Price (Revelation 3:14-22)

Revelation 3:14-22 – The Hurl Of Great Price TOPIC Jesus tells the church of the Laodiceans that He will vomit them out of His mouth unless they acquire from Him certain priceless spiritual resources. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 3:14-22     Job 23:10     Colossians 3:1 FROM THE MESSAGE “Haters like to say that this verse should not be […]

Prophecy Update #650 – Passport Please

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Prophecy Update #650 – Passport Please TOPIC Today, the dreaded mark of the Beast sounds like things we read about every day. We are definitely trending towards secure biometrics. Palm vein scans, retinal scans, implanted chips, could qualify as hand & forehead marks. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – That’s Crazy Talk!

Acts 26:1-32 – That’s Crazy Talk TOPIC Paul shares his testimony, the Gospel of grace and the resurrection, prompting Festus to accuse him of being crazy. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 26:1-32     John 6:47     Galatians 2:16 FROM THE MESSAGE “Thus far, scientists have discovered 118 elements. These elements work together round the clock in a meticulously fine-tuned […]

The Grace Of Wrath – O-Key Door Key (Revelation 3:7-13)

Revelation 3:7-13 – O-Key Door Key TOPIC Jesus tells the Philadelphia faithful that He has the key to open the door that no one can shut. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 3:7-13     Ezekiel 9:4     Matthew 16:19     Mark 1:24     Ephesians 5:25-27     Revelation 1:18     Revelation 7:3-4 FROM THE MESSAGE “I have no problems with mega churches. The church started […]

Prophecy Update #649 – I’ll Pass

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Prophecy Update #649 – I’ll Pass TOPIC The possibility of enslaving citizens by some sort of biometric “mark” is fast becoming reality. The technology exists, right now, for everyone to use their fingerprints, or their palm prints, or a vein scan, or a retinal scan, or a wearable device, or an implanted chip, to identify […]

Those Were The Days – Inquiring Minds Want To Know

Acts 25:13-27 – Inquiring Minds Want To Know TOPIC We get an insider look into the talk and mindset of Festus and Herod Agrippa, two lost sinners who God was going to send Paul to evangelize. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 25:13-27     Acts 18:14-17     1 Corinthians 15:6 FROM THE MESSAGE “Was Paul’s 2 year imprisonment worth it? […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Things To Do In Sardis When You’re Dead (Revelation 3:1-6)

Revelation 3:1-6 – Things To Do In Sardis When You’re Dead TOPIC Jesus shocks the saints in Sardis by pronouncing them dead, then telling them what to do about it. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 3:1-6     Isaiah 61:10     Isaiah 64:6     Zechariah 4:6     Ephesians 2:20     1 Timothy 4:10 FROM THE MESSAGE “Like it or not, this is how […]

Prophecy Update #648 – Credit Where Credit Is Due

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Prophecy Update #648 – Credit Where Credit Is Due TOPIC The dreaded Mark of the Beast is described in the thirteenth chapter of the Revelation. The possibility of controlling humanity by this “mark” is fast becoming reality. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Prophecy Update #647 – Give Me Some Credit

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Prophecy Update #647 – Give Me Some Credit TOPIC In the Revelation we see an image of the Beast, and a prophecy that no one may buy or sell without his mark. How might this compare to the emerging social credit systems we see today? LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – Welcome To Favor Country

Acts 25:1-12 – Welcome To Favor Country TOPIC The chief priests want a favor, Festus wants to give it. Meanwhile, Paul gets to enjoy the much better favor of God. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 25:1-12     Isaiah 54:17     Acts 28:19 FROM THE MESSAGE “Some criticize Paul for appealing to Caesar. They say it was a guaranteed death […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Please, Don’t You Be My Neighbor (Revelation 2:12-17)

Revelation 2:12-17 – Please, Don’t You Be My Neighbor TOPIC Jesus tells the believers in Pergamos that Satan is living in their city. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 2:12-17     Genesis 1:47     Genesis 2:24     Numbers 25:6-8     Isaiah 49:2     1 Corinthians 4:21 FROM THE MESSAGE “My mom used to tell me junk food would ruin my appetite for dinner. […]

Prophecy Update #646 – You Just Watch Me

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Prophecy Update #646 – You Just Watch Me TOPIC It would seem that the apostle John was shown how what we call biometrics would be used to surveil and control the lives of those under antichrist’s reign. You would expect that the nations of the world to be trending toward a surveillance state made possible […]

Those Were The Days – The Waiting Game

Acts 24:22-27 – The Waiting Game TOPIC Felix and Drusilla have a private audience with Paul, but instead of turning to God for salvation decide to put off their decision and wait. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 24:22-27     Acts 16:31     Romans 10:13     2 Corinthians 6:1-2 FROM THE MESSAGE “For two years when Paul could’ve been going through […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Scent Of A Witness (Revelation 2:8-11)

Revelation 2:8-11 – Scent Of A Witness TOPIC The believers in Smyrna are told that they will soon be crushed like fragrant myrrh for their testimony of Jesus Christ. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 2:8-11     Genesis 7:4     Numbers 14:33     Jeremiah 29:10     2 Corinthians 2:14-16 FROM THE MESSAGE “Let’s say it’s a time of war. To achieve the […]

Prophecy Update #645 – Made In China

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Prophecy Update #645 – Made In China TOPIC Reading Bible prophecy, you would expect DNA to be a huge topic in the End Times. It is. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – The Lyin’ Lawyer

Acts 24:1-23 – The Lyin’ Lawyer TOPIC Paul squares off against Tertullus, a slick lawyer brought in to prosecute him. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 24:1-23     1 Peter 3:15-16 FROM THE MESSAGE “Since the resurrection was the motivating factor in Paul’s life, it was characterized by certain things. I see six in these verses: I worship, I […]

Know Grow (Ephesians 1:15-19)

Ephesians 1:15-19 – Know Grow TOPIC Paul shares a prayer for the Ephesians Christians, that they would know more of Jesus Christ and what that means for their lives as His people. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Ephesians 1:15-19     2 Kings 20:5     Proverbs 8:11     Romans 5:5     Hebrews 10:7 FROM THE MESSAGE “Christ paid the highest price that could […]

Prophecy Update #644 – The COVID-19 Accelerator

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Prophecy Update #644 – The COVID-19 Accelerator TOPIC People ask, “Does COVID19 have anything to do with Bible prophecy?” My answer is, “No, not directly.” By that I mean it is not one of the plagues we read about in the Revelation. Indirectly, however, COVID19 has a lot to do with Bible prophecy in that […]

The Grace Of Wrath – You’ve Left That First Love Feelin’ (Revelation 2:1-7)

Revelation 2:1-7 – You’ve Left That First Love Feelin’ TOPIC Jesus tells the church at Ephesus that, despite all their works, they have left their first love for Him. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 2:1-7     1 Corinthians 13:3     2 Corinthians 11:2     Ephesians 5:22-32     1 John 4:19 FROM THE MESSAGE “I don’t know if you’re ready for this, […]

Prophecy Update #643 – I Think I’ll Common Pass

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Prophecy Update #643 – I Think I’ll Common Pass TOPIC Imagery in both the Book of Daniel and the Revelation leads us to believe that the End Times will feature a global government, and a global economy. But globalism is exactly what we are seeing on account of COVID19. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE […]

Those Were The Days – Promises Made, Promises Kept

Acts 23:12-35 – Promises Made, Promises Kept TOPIC After Jesus makes a great promise to Paul, God works out amazing providence to protect him and deliver him toward the goal of preaching in Rome. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 23:12-35     Isaiah 54:15, 17     Daniel 1:15     2 Corinthians 1:20 FROM THE MESSAGE “When it comes to your life, […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Drop Dead Glorious (Revelation 1:9-20)

Revelation 1:9-20 – Drop Dead Glorious TOPIC When John sees Jesus in His glory, he falls down as dead. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 1:9-20     Matthew 5:14-15     John 8:12     John 16:33     Romans 5:3 FROM THE MESSAGE “Oil lamps are simple. The oil in a reservoir produces light when a cloth wick is lit. The wick fails to […]

Prophecy Update #642 – The Gift Of The AGI

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Prophecy Update #642 – The Gift Of The AGI TOPIC We’ve suggested that Artificial Intelligence (AI) could power the Image of the Beast we see in the Revelation. That’s why I was excited to run across a transcript from a podcast featuring John Lennox. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – 71 Angry Men

Acts 23:1-11 – 71 Angry Men TOPIC Paul finally stands before the Sanhedrin, but those in attendance have no interest in listening to his message of salvation. Instead, their anger against him and each other boils over. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 23:1-11     Proverbs 3:31     Ecclesiastes 10:20     Luke 12:11-12     Hebrews 4:14     Hebrews 10:21 FROM THE MESSAGE “As […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Hey (Hey), You (You), Gaze Up At My Clouds (Revelation 1:4-8)

Revelation 1:4-8 – Hey (Hey), You (You), Gaze Up At My Clouds TOPIC The apostle John looks into the future and sees the Second Coming of Jesus “with clouds.” SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 1:4-8     Jeremiah 4:13     Ezekiel 30:3     Daniel 7:13-14     Zephaniah 1:15     Zechariah 4:2-3 FROM THE MESSAGE “Although Satan is still wreaking havoc, God limits the […]

Prophecy Update #641 – Trick And Track

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Prophecy Update #641 – Trick And Track TOPIC The description we are given in the Bible of the future Great Tribulation suggests there will be what experts today call a “surveillance state.” Your habits, your movements, will all be known to the global government of the Tribulation. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – Whipbacklash

Acts 22:22-30 – Whipbacklash TOPIC Commander Lysias decides to have Paul scourged, but his plan backfires, showing us a picture of the Christian’s spiritual reality and the unbeliever’s unsuspected emergency. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 22:23-30     Psalm 20:7     1 Peter 1:3     1 John 3:20     1 John 5:1 FROM THE MESSAGE “Despite everything that happens in this section […]

The Grace Of Wrath – Are We Near Yet? (Revelation 1:1-3)

Revelation 1:1-3 – Are We Near Yet? TOPIC The apostle John shares the Revelation of Jesus Christ that was given to him as a literal prophecy of mankind’s future. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Revelation 1:1-3     Philippians 2:8     2 Peter 3:8 FROM THE MESSAGE “Whenever someone in the Bible interpreted prophecy he did so literally. Daniel, for instance, […]

The Grace Of Wrath (Revelation)

Revelation 1:1-3 – Are We Near Yet? The apostle John shares the Revelation of Jesus Christ that was given to him as a literal prophecy of mankind’s future. watch the video listen to the audio read the transcript Revelation 1:4-8 – Hey (Hey), You (You), Gaze Up At My Clouds The apostle John looks into […]

Prophecy Update #640 – Hip, Hip, Whatever Happened To HIPAA?

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Prophecy Update #640 – Hip, Hip, Whatever Happened To HIPAA? TOPIC Until recently, unless you lived in China, it has been hard to believe that such a thing like the mark of the beast could be forced upon a freedom-loving public. In just a few months, however, COVID19 has effectively changed that. Around the world, […]

The Treasure’s All Mine (2 Corinthians 4:7-12)

The Treasure's All Mine

2 Corinthians 4:7-12 – The Treasure’s All Mine TOPIC We may be earthen vessels, but we contain a great treasure that sustains us through even the worst of times. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES 2 Corinthians 4:7-12     Matthew 13:45-46     Ephesians 1:1 FROM THE MESSAGE “Sin is a greater ‘pandemic,’ affecting every man, woman, and child. Your sins are […]

Prophecy Update #639 – Ch-Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes

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Prophecy Update #639 – Ch-Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes TOPIC The Revelation of Jesus Christ seems to describe what commentators call a one-world government during the future Great Tribulation. You’d therefore expect a serious movement towards a more global governance to gain traction before the Tribulation. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

From Rags To Righteous (Christmas 2020)

Zechariah 3 – From Rags To Righteous TOPIC In Zechariah we see a vision of man’s wickedness, heaven’s dress code and how we can be saved by grace by a God who loves us. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Zechariah 3     Isaiah 61:10     Matthew 5:21-22      Matthew 22:2, 11-12     2 Corinthians 5:21 FROM THE MESSAGE “The robe God was […]

Those Were The Days – Ways To Go

Acts 22:1-22 – Ways To Go TOPIC Paul shares his origin story of how he started going God’s way rather than his own. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 22:1-22     Psalm 32:8    Psalm 73:24     Proverbs 14:12     1 Corinthians 11:1     Ephesians 2:10 FROM THE MESSAGE “God has overcome the world, but His victory is more than just putting down […]

Psalm Sundays – I Gotta Have More Cymbal (Psalm 150)

Psalm 150 – I Gotta Have More Cymbal TOPIC The instruments build and build and build to a crescendo of loud, clashing cymbals. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 150:1-6     1 Corinthians 3:16     2 Corinthians 6:16 FROM THE MESSAGE “Musical styles… Musical instruments… Song selection. Christians are never going to agree. And it doesn’t seem Christians want to […]

Prophecy Update #638 – I Got You Under My Skin

Prophecy Update #638 – I Got You Under My Skin TOPIC The Mark of the Beast. Believers and nonbelievers alike have some familiarity with it. It is something having to do with your hand or forehead that will allow you to identify yourself, and to conduct all of your business. Biblically, it seems to be […]

Those Were The Days – Justice Is Deferred

Acts 21:31-40 – Justice Is Deferred TOPIC Paul endures injustice but shows composure, respect and compassion for his enemies. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 21:31-40     2 Kings 7 FROM THE MESSAGE “We often do think of ourselves as part of a revolution. But, unlike this other terrorist, our revolution is not based on division, brutality, or force. […]

Psalm Sundays – The Princes Died (Psalm 146)

Psalm 146 – The Princes Died TOPIC Don’t put your trust in princes who are mere men that die. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 146:1-10     Isaiah 61:1     John 14:2-3     Revelation 20:7-15 FROM THE MESSAGE “The topics in verses seven, eight, and nine would be understood as referring to the coming Kingdom. No Israelite would confuse them for […]

Prophecy Update #637 – I’m Sorry, Dave. I’m Afraid I Can’t Do That.

Prophecy Update #637 – I’m Sorry, Dave. I’m Afraid I Can’t Do That. TOPIC There is a fantastic prophecy that, during the Great Tribulation, a person called “the false prophet” will construct an “image” of the world leader known as the Beast or the antichrist that will seemingly or actually come to life. LISTEN TO […]

Those Were The Days – With Friends Like These…

Acts 21:17-30 – With Friends Like These… TOPIC Paul arrives in Jerusalem and is subjected to a legalistic plan to win the approval of Law-loving believers. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 21:17-30     John 15:3     John 17:16     Acts 14:22 FROM THE MESSAGE “Do you still have a heritage once you become a Christian? Of course. […]

Psalm Sundays – In gods They Trust (Psalm 115)

Psalm 115 – In gods They Trust TOPIC The God of the Bible is compared with the gods of this world, showing that Jehovah is powerful, compassionate and trustworthy. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 115:1-18     1 Kings 3:9-10     Luke 15:7     Romans 1:20     FROM THE MESSAGE “When Charles Blondin invited his manager, Harry Colcord onto his back for […]

Prophecy Update #636 – Build Back Better Worry

Prophecy Update #636 – Build Back Better Worry TOPIC The final book of the Bible, the Revelation, predicts what the world will look like in the End Times – especially during the seven year Great Tribulation. The world will be under the rule of one government, one economic system, and one leader. A global, one-world […]

Psalm Sundays – Practically Perfected In Every Way (Psalm 138)

Psalm 138 – Practically Perfected In Every Way TOPIC David recognized that the Lord was working to perfect him in the present and that He would complete the work in the future. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 138:1-8     Psalm 32:3-4     Daniel 10:12-13     Zechariah 14:16     Revelation 2:13     Revelation 21:24, 26 FROM THE MESSAGE “Satan, fallen […]

Prophecy Update #635 – No Credit For You

Prophecy Update #635 – No Credit For You TOPIC China has developed what is called, “Social Credit.” It is a system that, quite literally, controls the participation of citizens in everyday purchases and activities. Each citizen is given a social credit score, with rewards for those who have a high rating and punishments for those […]

Those Were The Days – Don’t Go Breaking My Heart

Acts 21:2-16 – Don’t Go Breaking My Heart TOPIC As Paul moves closer to Jerusalem at the urging of the Holy Spirit, the Christians around him break his heart by trying to convince him to prioritize his own safety and security. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 21:2-16     Acts 20:22     1 Corinthians 11:1 FROM THE MESSAGE “Raising kids […]

Psalm Sundays – We Tone The Night (Psalm 134)

Psalm 134 – We Tone The Night TOPIC A group of the night shift workers are acknowledged for making sure there was always worship in the House of the Lord. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 134:1-3     Colossians 3:23-24     1 Thessalonians 5:6     Revelation 20:12-15     Revelation 22:12 FROM THE MESSAGE “Our Captain is Jesus. He could come to resurrect […]

Prophecy Update #634 – Go Global Or Go Home

Prophecy Update #634 – Go Global Or Go Home TOPIC Call it Globalization, or the One-World Government, or the New World Order – COVID19 has accelerated its progress, and made globalization desirable and possible. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – Call Of Duty

Acts 20:16-21:1 – Call Of Duty TOPIC Paul has a meeting with the elders of the church at Ephesus, testifying that he had carried out his duty and charging them to carry out theirs. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 20:16-21:1     Proverbs 10:12     1 Corinthians 7:7     1 Corinthians 16:14     Colossians 3:14     1 Peter 4:8 FROM THE MESSAGE […]

Psalm Sundays – Running Down The Hair Of My Chinny-Chin-Chin (Psalm 133)

Psalm 133 – Running Down The Hair Of My Chinny-Chin-Chin TOPIC David recalls the holy oil running down on Aaron’s beard when he was anointed as High Priest. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 133:1-3     2 Samuel 10:4-5     Psalm 132:13-14     Ephesians 4:1-3 FROM THE MESSAGE “The fragrance we give off isn’t something you can smell; it’s spiritual. I […]

Prophecy Update #633 – The Not Great Reset

Prophecy Update #633 – The Not Great Reset TOPIC The Bible predicts a future in which the world is united in a cashless system of commerce. Thus you would expect the nations of the world to be moving towards cashless economies. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – Lessons Of The Fall

Acts 20:2-15 – Lessons Of The Fall TOPIC Paul and his friends make their way toward Jerusalem. Along the way, Eutychus falls out of a window and is restored to life. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 20:2-15     Galatians 6:1 FROM THE MESSAGE “God’s people get hurt. God’s people die. Not because God pushed them out the window […]

Psalm Sundays – The Psalm That Never Ends (Psalm 136)

Psalm 136 – The Psalm That Never Ends TOPIC From creation to the end of all things we can give thanks to God for His unfailing love. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 136:1-26 FROM THE MESSAGE “Not only is God God, He is also Lord. Meaning He is the Ruler of all things. He is the Master. […]

Psalm Sundays – Returner Of The Lord’s Ark (Psalm 132)

Psalm 132 – Returner Of The Lord’s Ark TOPIC Solomon commemorates his father’s passion to return the Ark of the Covenant to Jerusalem. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 132:1-18     2 Samuel 6:5-7     1 Chronicles 28:9-12 FROM THE MESSAGE “When you stand in the Lord’s presence, after the resurrection and rapture of the church, it won’t be an […]

Prophecy Update #632 – Please Don’t Touch

Prophecy Update #632 – Please Don’t Touch TOPIC Indirectly, the global response to COVID-19 does potentially have a prophetic impact. We’ve been pointing out for decades that, in the last days and then in the Great Tribulation, the world will be united in commerce. There will be some sort of digital and biometric technology by […]

Those Were The Days – Rage Against The Missionary

Acts 19:21-20:1 – Rage Against The Missionary TOPIC Just before Paul leaves town, a riot breaks out in Ephesus and he is restrained from going in to address the mob. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 19:21-20:1     FROM THE MESSAGE “In this passage, there’s no Christian petition to close the Temple of Artemis. I’m guessing there was a […]

Psalm Sundays – Don’t Worry Baby, Being Weaned Will Turn Out Alright (Psalm 131)

Psalm 131 – Don’t Worry Baby, Being Weaned Will Turn Out Alright TOPIC David is calm and quiet, more like a weaned child than an anxious and worried nursing infant. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 131:1-3     1 Samuel 17:34-35     1 Samuel 24:4-7 FROM THE MESSAGE “The Bible describes our lives as a vapor that appears for a […]

Prophecy Update #631 – Acceleration

Prophecy Update #631 – Acceleration TOPIC Does COVID-19 have anything to do with Bible prophecy? Not directly; and by that I mean, it isn’t a pestilence from the Book of the Revelation. The things you read about in chapters 6-19, the Great Tribulation, are after the rapture of the church. Indirectly, the global response to […]

Those Were The Days – Not The Magic Kingdom

Acts 19:11-20 – Not The Magic Kingdom TOPIC We tend to want to feel God’s power in our lives or in our cities. Are Christians supposed to “unlock” that power? How can we experience the amazing work of God in our lives? SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 19:11-20     Ephesians 3:16-17 FROM THE MESSAGE “Amazing things were happening […]

Psalm Sundays – You Take My Depth Away (Psalm 130)

Psalm 130 – You Take My Depth Away TOPIC From what he calls the depths, the psalmist cries out to the LORD trusting in His forgiveness. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 130:1-8     Jonah 2:2-7     FROM THE MESSAGE “It almost sounds as if we are soft on sin. No; we’re generous in grace. We’re ecstatic that God does […]

Prophecy Update #630 – 666.amazon.com

Prophecy Update #630 – 666.amazon.com TOPIC Amazon isn’t the Beast. Technology, by itself, isn’t the Mark of the Beast. But Amazon Go certainly uses your “hand” to “buy or sell.” That sounds similar to what the apostle John saw over 2000 years ago. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO READ THE TRANSCRIPT

Those Were The Days – Be All That You Can Be

Acts 19:1-10 – Be All That You Can Be TOPIC Being a Christian means understanding certain truths and experiencing the outpouring of God’s supernatural power. We see this reality at work in Paul’s ministry in Ephesus. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 19:1-10     2 Corinthians 5:18     Ephesians 1:13 FROM THE MESSAGE “We see these guys exercising spiritual gifts. […]