Are We Living in the Last Days?

"Now the Spirit speaketh expressly [without doubt], that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils" (1 Timothy 4:1).  The reference to “the latter times” is a small phrase that has brought endless mischief to the Church, because Christians have an insatiable appetite for … Continue reading Are We Living in the Last Days?

What is to be Said to Modern Day Apostles?

One website with high volume traffic boldly greets visitors with the tagline: “Meet Today's Prophets and Apostles.” The names of twelve alleged apostles are given, with a nice photo of each person. Lesser luminaries, on other websites, who want to get into the act of spiritual pretension, simply proclaim themselves to have an apostolic, prophetic, … Continue reading What is to be Said to Modern Day Apostles?

The Fall of the Revived Roman Empire

Dispensationalists are Wrong Yet Again As a child I listened with great excitement to Dispensational teachers, and read many of the books of the leading advocates of The System. Little did I realize at the time how foolish this theological bias was, and how sensationalized it had become. The Bible was interpreted in light of  … Continue reading The Fall of the Revived Roman Empire