THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS Reading Time 20 Minutes John 10:22-23 LEB – The Feast of Dedication (Emphasis Mine) 22 Then the feast of the Dedication (Hanukkah) took place in Jerusalem. It was winter, 23 and Jesus was walking in the temple in the Portico of Solomon. What is Hanukkah? Hanukkah is a joyous, eight-day celebration marking … Continue reading Hanukkah!
Salvation is fully and finally accomplished when you believe and trust in Jesus. The death, burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ paid the Blood Atonement for the sins of the world. It is a free gift, yet came at an unimaginable cost to Him and to the Father.
What is the basis for the Church? It is a Spiritual Kingdom confined to earth for a period of time until removed in the Rapture and Israel stands as Priests of the Earth.
Read Time 2 Minutes THE FRAGRANCE OF HEAVEN It is 1982. I sit studying the Word, enjoying the intricacies of His plan and my part in it when the room is filled with the most incredible fragrance I’ve ever encountered. Everything stops and the room is filled with breathless anticipation as I hear Him speak … Continue reading JESUS SPEAKS
Read Time 8 Minutes THE MOST BEAUTIFUL NIGHT OF ALL There is so much more than we've understood . . . and now you can know! What if the most beautiful story of all time, the birth of Jesus Christ, was even more beautiful than you ever imagined? Let us look once again at the … Continue reading SHEPHERDS DID NOT FOLLOW A STAR – THEY KNEW WHERE TO GO
Read Time 6 Minutes Do you wonder if God really speaks to mankind today? Have you often heard another speak of "having a Word from the Lord" or "being guided by the Spirit" and asked yourself why He hasn't "spoken" to you? The good news is . . . we've all asked ourselves those same … Continue reading A HEART TO HEAR GOD!
Read Time 9 Minutes THE PURE WORD OF THE LIVING GOD We live in a day where technology reigns supreme. The ease with which ideas can be exchanged is a marvel to those who treasure knowledge, but what is the cost? Information overload is a peril, selectivity in sources is imperative and discernment is necessary … Continue reading THE WATER OF THE WORD
Those who watch for the Rapture have authority from Scripture.
Read Time 13 Minutes What is the Pearl of Great Price? The Pearls of your life are created by those people and circumstances which, at times, bring the greatest irritation. Our growth comes not by avoiding the person or difficulty, but by learning to respond with love and grace. The effect may be the transformation … Continue reading PEARL OF GREAT PRICE
Read Time 5 Minutes BILLY GRAHAM - AMERICA'S PASTOR TO THE WORLD I am very troubled by some of the vicious posts I have seen in both secular media and in Christian circles regarding Billy Graham's life and his eternal destiny. I believe it is incumbent upon mature Christians to signal caution. We should use … Continue reading BILLY GRAHAM
Read Time 9 Minutes What is the River of Life? The River represents our journey through life flowing from our Creator and the Clean Life of the Mountain. When we leave the shelter of Jesus' and His teaching, we become susceptible to the influences in the River and the swamps and bogs to either side. … Continue reading THE RIVER OF LIFE
Read Time 9 Minutes Once again it’s the season of love, caring and kindness. It feels so wonderful . . . we have a spring in our step . . . we think of our lives in review not only to enjoy the good times and adventures again, but also to seek areas in which … Continue reading THANKFULNESS