Ezekiel

Ezekiel’s first vision – four living creatures accompany a prophetic message from God (Ezekiel 1:1 – 1:28)

When Ezekiel was 30 years old, in the late spring or summer of the year, he was living among the exiles by the Kebar River in the land of the Babylonians. It was the fifth year of the exile of King Jehoiachin when the word of God came to Ezekiel.…
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Christian News

Christian boycott of Target stores may be impacting company’s sales and earnings

I’ve argued many times that Christians must fight big business anti-religious policies using their pocketbooks. It’s imperative Christians stand up for their moral beliefs or risk having them dissolve into society’s manmade standards for behavior. With regards to Target, there’s more evidence a boycott against transgender bathrooms is indeed impacting…
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History

Ancient biblical calendars – understanding dates/times recorded in the Bible

The ancient Hebrew/Jewish calendar differed from our modern-day calendar system and thus dates/times in the Bible can be confusing if one does not understand how the ancient Hebrew calendar was used to record time. The Hebrew calendar was a lunar calendar and thus, projected a shorter year than a solar…
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Bible Verse Favs

Cast the shadow of burden behind you! All things are entrusted to Jesus.

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. - Matthew 11:28 Weariness derives from burden and weakens the fortitude God grants Christians.  Before you can obey God's commands and walk with Jesus, you must cast burdens behind you.  Fortunately, this is not difficult.…
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Christian News

The ten worst countries for Christians to live in

Open Doors USA and the World Watch List of persecuted Christians Open Doors USA, a non-profit organization, serves persecuted Christians in more than sixty countries. In addition to distributing bibles, training evangelists, and rebuilding churches and homes, ODUSA releases an annual list of countries where Christians suffer the worst persecution.…
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Modern Day Lessons

If you think Donald Trump is the Antichrist, then pray – but above all, thank God for lessons learned.

Reader note: This article contains presumptive interpretations of the books of Daniel and Revelation and should not be taken as absolute or literal interpretation of the visions God provided us. It is important to recognize that we are not expected to decode the visions seen by Daniel and John but…
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Bible Verse Favs

Don’t let anyone tell you it’s not possible to wipe the slate clean and begin anew.

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come! - 2 Corinthians 5:17 God doesn't count our sins nor bind them to us – we have a choice – and nobody understood starting over better than Paul who went from…
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Revelation

Detailed outline of the Book of Revelation – end-times events, symbols, and entities witnessed by John

Written by John, the book of Revelation is often difficult to interpret, comprehend, and place in context with the rest of the Bible.  Here is a detailed overview, in outline form, of the events that are witnessed by John and recorded in the book of Revelation. A GENERAL OVERVIEW OF…
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