My thoughts on Revelation

My journey through the Book of Revelation has been a very enriching one. I thank those who have taken the journey with me. Though many have dissented, many are freed from an idea of the possibility of being left behind. I have learned a few things which I would like to share and what has…

Dating the Book of Revelation

Dating the Book of Revelation With the dating of Revelation, you establish the true historical prospective. If you date it early, you have its fulfillment in God’s judgment on Israel. If you date it late, you have every man’s idea. So dating plays a very important part in its interpretation. There are differences of opinion…

The Rider on the White Horse: the first seal.

  Contrary to popular belief the rider of the white horse is not a spirit that is from the future. The book of Revelation is written to the Jews for the purpose of revealing what would happen to them and their nation. If you have been following this series, you would have note that these…

The Sun Moon and Stars.

Revelation 6:12-13 12 I watched as he opened the sixth seal. There was a great earthquake. The sun turned black like sackcloth made of goat hair, the whole moon turned blood red, 13 and the stars in the sky fell to earth, as figs drop from a fig tree when shaken by a strong wind….

Fasting and praying in dealing with spirits.

One of the often mistakenly taught passages of Scripture involves Matthew 17 and Mark 9. We are often told that there are “kinds” of demons that can only be cast out by fasting and praying. If you look at the text the words “this kind” in his reference to demons refers to this generation. from…

Magnificent Creatures.

Originally posted on The Grace Base:
In Donna Tartt’s brilliant novel The Secret History the young narrator arrives at his new university and falls in with a group of students: …different as they all were they shared a certain coolness…they were magnificent creatures, such eyes, such hands, such looks… God created us in His image.…

Who is the “remnant”?

We have so often here of preachers telling us that if we don’t keep our score with God, we will be left out of God’s remnant. I think we need to know this. That “remnant” refers to the Hebrews not the Gentiles. It is the 144000 that came out of the tribulation in AD70 where…

The Cure for Lukewarmness.

Many of us read the message to Laodicea and think Jesus is speaking about believers losing their salvation. The problem in that city was that they had no water. So they build water trenches to transport water from nearby town. The problem was that by the time the water reach Laodicea the water was no…

You are the light of the world.

What did Jesus mean by “you are the light of the world”? This is my take. One of the items which is taken to mean as light is the Menorah. It is where the old temple receive light in the holier place. I believe Jesus was saying that you are the Menorah. It was then,…