Gen 50:20 As for you, you meant evil against me, but God meant it for good, to bring it about that many people should be kept alive, as they are today. This Sunday I plan to preach on this verse...Continue ReadingEvil Meant for Good
Why do the Nations Rage?
But when I perceived that the fury of certain bad men had risen to such a height in your realm, that there was no place in it for sound doctrine, I thought it might be of service if I were...Continue ReadingWhy do the Nations Rage?
The Hardness of the Human Heart (from Joel Beeke)
The following words are taken from Joel Beeke's great commentary on The Revelation. At the end of the 9th chapter of the Apocalypse we read these incredible words: Rev 9:20-21 The rest of mankind, who were not killed by these...Continue ReadingThe Hardness of the Human Heart (from Joel Beeke)
The Lord Sees it all
Eze 8:12 Then he said to me, “Son of man, have you seen what the elders of the house of Israel are doing in the dark, each in his room of pictures? For they say, ‘The LORD does not see...Continue ReadingThe Lord Sees it all
The Devil’s Emissaries Cast “Spells”
2Co 4:4 In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God. Fiction is...Continue ReadingThe Devil’s Emissaries Cast “Spells”
Cars – Do You Watch for His?
2Ti 4:14-15 Alexander the coppersmith did me great harm; the Lord will repay him according to his deeds. (15) Beware of him yourself, for he strongly opposed our message. Alexander didn't own a car or truck, but if he did...Continue ReadingCars – Do You Watch for His?
An Appearance of Godliness: Case Studies in Evil (Part 13)
2 Kings 6:15-17 ESV When the servant of the man of God rose early in the morning and went out, behold, an army with horses and chariots was all around the city. And the servant said, “Alas, my master! What...Continue ReadingAn Appearance of Godliness: Case Studies in Evil (Part 13)
The Secrecy of Evil
Act 26:16-18 But rise and stand upon your feet, for I have appeared to you for this purpose, to appoint you as a servant and witness to the things in which you have seen me and to those in which...Continue ReadingThe Secrecy of Evil
This Should be Happening if a Local Church is a True Church
1John 2:19-21 They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would have continued with us. But they went out, that it might become plain that they all are not...Continue ReadingThis Should be Happening if a Local Church is a True Church
So Just How do we “Test the Spirits?”
Gal 1:8 But even if we or an angel from heaven should preach to you a gospel contrary to the one we preached to you, let him be accursed. 2Co 11:3-4 But I am afraid that as the serpent deceived...Continue ReadingSo Just How do we “Test the Spirits?”