Do WE Invite Wolves into our Churches?

Here is a sobering thought. Take a moment to hold the “yes, but…” and consider this perspective? A close friend and missionary to the USA says this is the plague of the Western Church and Evangelicalism in particular: There has been such a focus on people praying prayers of Salvation where we then consider the […]

Should Biblical Churches primarily focus on reaching Men for Jesus?

Should Biblical Churches primarily focus on reaching Men for Jesus?   Statistics say: yes   A rather obscure but large and important study conducted by the Swiss government in 1994 and published in 2000 revealed some astonishing facts with regard to the generational transmission of faith and religious values. (The full title of the study […]

Slandering other more public believers

One of the most heinous things a believer in Jesus can do is publicly ridicule and condemn a fellow brother or sister in Messiah, when only knowing part of their story and only seeing part of their more public fruit. Such ridicule and condemnation actually tarnishes you, while also spreading gossip (murder with the tongue). […]

Why Messiah must be God!

All the biblical reasons why the Messiah must be God Himself – from a Hebraic perspective!! If you agree Jesus is God – PLEASE SHARE! By Eitan Bar Does the New Testament turn a mere man into God? This is what New Testament critic Rabbi Daniel Asor thinks: “The Bible rejects pagan idolatry that revolves around human-like gods, men as gods.” […]

Patterns in the Bible

Patterns in the Bible: One of my classes in Seminary was an advanced study in Hebrew, specifically, the Psalms. We compared each Psalm in order while looking at how they “talk” to each other. One psalm will start a pattern of words and phrases, the next psalm(s), will pick up those some words and phrases […]

Messiah will speak a New Torah (Instructions), not like Moses’?

I thought this might be a good conversation starter? What do you think?   The future of the Law has preoccupied the Rabbis from early times. They sometimes asked, “Torah, whatever will become of you?“61  And further, in the Talmud there is a discussion of the possible ranking of the precepts in order of importance: […]

The Regathering of Israel

By James Rochford The regathering of Israel is an often repeated prediction of the Bible, mentioned in a multitude of passages. The Jews were globally dispersed for 1,900 years, and yet, during that time they were able to retain their cultural and religious identity. In recent years, they were reestablished as a nation against all odds. […]

How The Pagans Stole Christmas!

 Calculating Christmas by William J. Tighe[i] Many Christians think that Christians celebrate Christ’s birth on December 25th because the church fathers appropriated the date of a pagan festival. Almost no one minds, except for a few groups on the fringes of American Evangelicalism, who seem to think that this makes Christmas itself a pagan festival. […]

Did Christianity “copy” other historic Virgin Birth stories from older cultures?

Someone posted the following in order to try and disprove belief in Jesus. What he said can trip up younger and less mature believers. ORIGINAL POST The Jesus virgin birth story is just one of several “virgin births” at the time – other examples include: 1. Horus Horus, ancient Egypt’s falcon-headed patron god of kings, […]

Is Loving and Forgiving Yourself Biblical?

There are moments when we all become someone else. Something other than what we are. It takes only a moment. But we spend the rest of our lives looking back at that moment in shame. It can happen in one instant, out of a lifetime of service, we can become our own worst instincts. I’ve […]