Recently, I learned something from the following passage below:
24 Seventy weeks have been decreed for your people and your holy city to finish the transgression, to make an end of sin, to make atonement for iniquity, to bring in everlasting righteousness, to seal up vision and prophecy and to anoint the most holy place.
25 ôSo you are to know and discern that from the issuing of a decree to restore and rebuild Jerusalem until Messiah the Prince there
When the warm weather comes, I like to get up early, get a cup of coffee, grab my Bible and sit outside to read. This morning I did just that. After I read for a little while, journaling my thoughts, I took some time to bring my requests before the Lord. Once I had laid what I needed to at His feet, I decided to be quiet before Him.
As I sat before Him, I immediately noticed the sounds around me. I could hear the birds, the wind, and the barking of a dog. Suddenly a plane flew over and
There are many saints among us who have been in a consideration of this dialectic: that there is no "rapture" before the "great tribulation."
Now, is this really true?
The answer has to be yes.
After all, if Jesus Christ tells us that
1) the resurrection of the dead divides the two ages into "this" age and "that" age (Luke 20)--and
2) the glorified body of eternal salvation
This sexual.... Sensual society we live in has our daughters following a different path to attract boyfriends and potential mates.... A path that is deadly to their dreams and distructive to their lives.... We are now seeing shirts that deliberately show the tops of their breasts.... Pants that do not come to the hips even.... Shorts so short they may as well not even qualify for swimwear.... Every piece of skin they won't get an indecent exposure charge for they expose in an attempt to be "sexy"....
I am not going to apologize for speaking the name of Jesus. I will take it. If my friends have to become my enemies for me to be with my best friend, Jesus, then that's fine with me. I always knew being a Christian means having enemies, but I never thought that my "friends" were going to be those enemies.
Columbine High School student.
Martyr for the cause of Christ.
All little girls dream of him.... Idolize him.... Cannot wait till he comes in on