Understanding Revelation 20: Satan and the lake of fire.

Did you know that when Jesus was referring to the worms that do not die and fires that do not end were referring to the destruction of Jerusalem and the temple and not hell?

Mark 9:48
‘where their worm does not die and the fire is not quenched.’

Now look at this.

Isaiah 66:24
And they shall go forth, and look upon the carcases of the men that have transgressed against me: for their worm shall not die, neither shall their fire be quenched; and they shall be an abhorring unto all flesh.

Jesus was quoting the massacre of the Jews during the Babylonian attacks. He was saying it will happen again when the Romans attack Jerusalem.

The wise and foolish virgins.

The parable of the wise and foolish virgins or the 10 virgins when wrongly interpreted suggests that Christians will be left behind in the rapture. The traditional interpretation of this parable centers around what the oil represents. It is pertinent to note traditionally it is interpreted that the oil represents the Holy Spirit. As such…

“Going into his presence” is an Old Covenant concept.

The Gospel is not about a life time of preserving your salvation. It is about your perfect salvation preserving you. The Gospel is not about a God who is ignorant that we will still sin after receiving Jesus. We preach hell fire to people who sin, not realizing the following: a) You too will continue…

Knowledge of grace leads to great exploits.

All over the world this gospel is bearing fruit and growing, just as it has been doing among you since the day you heard it and understood God’s grace in all its truth.   Colossians 1:6 Dear friends, As I prepare a message from the letter of Colossians, I am so excited to share something…