Why Did Jesus Stop Reading Isaiah in the Middle of the Verse?

Luke 4:16-21 “And he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up: and, as his custom was, he went into the synagogue on the sabbath day, and stood up for to read. 17 And there was delivered unto him the book of the prophet Esaias. And when he had opened the book, he found … Continue reading Why Did Jesus Stop Reading Isaiah in the Middle of the Verse?

Who is a Christian?

Romans 2:17-29 The single greatest question that a person will ever consider is this: “Am I a Christian?” Eternity itself waits for the answer. If the answer is, “Yes, I am a Christian,” positive consequences will result: a belief in, and a love for Jesus Christ, as both Lord and Savior; the pursuit of holiness … Continue reading Who is a Christian?

The Beast of Revelation 13

REVELATION 13 1 And I stood upon the sand of the sea, and saw a beast rise up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns, and upon his horns ten crowns, and upon his heads the name of blasphemy. 2 And the beast which I saw was like unto a leopard, and … Continue reading The Beast of Revelation 13

There is a Day of Evil

EPHESIANS 6 10 Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might. When Paul exhorts Christians to be strong in the Lord, he is reminding them that the “arm of the flesh” is weak. There is much that a person can do to help themselves, but ultimately, the source … Continue reading There is a Day of Evil

What Difference Does It Make?

I received a phone call from a friend in Sebastian, Florida. He has been listening to a former prominent Baptist pastor in Tennessee teaching about prophecy. He knows that I hold a historical perspective on the book of the Revelation and wanted to talk about it. As we discussed the various positions on the Revelation … Continue reading What Difference Does It Make?