Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land until the ninth hour. And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” that is, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” And some of the bystanders, hearing it, said, “This man is calling Elijah.” And one of them at once ran … Continue reading The cosmic cross of Calvary
God is calling out a people who will be the first fruits of an creation reconciled. Paul says that all of creation is waiting for this elected first fruits company, who will be the pattern for all of the created orders of God, which are not only of this earth, but also includes the vastness … Continue reading The reconciliation of all things
We are rapidly approaching a new day in the history of this world. What is about to come into this world, is going to stun and stagger us. It is a day of wrath against all evil and sin. It is a day were the cup of iniquity has run full. God would not be … Continue reading The coming day of wrath and justice
We are living in the days when things as we know them will never be the same again. There is a new world order taking place in the nations, the western powers are coming to an end of their dominance of power over this world. Gods wrath is now being poured out against the western … Continue reading Prophetic word
As much as I would like to believe that the Church age is getting better and better, the reality is that this is not so. If one is honest about things, what we now witness, is what the scriptures teach us. We somehow try to bypass the state of the Christian faith today, and hope … Continue reading The close of this age
So rejoice, o sons of Zion, and be glad in your Lord your God; for he has given you the early rain for your vindication. And he has poured down for you the rain, the early and the latter rain as before. And the threshing floors will be full of grain, and the vats will … Continue reading The early and late rain
The more one studies the Bible the more you have to come to the realization that the greatest event, next to the crucifixion of the Christ, is the restoration of natural Israel. The Old Testament prophets are full of prophetic proclamations regarding this profound mystery. Many Christians today believe that the theocratic kingdom of God, … Continue reading The restoration of Israel and the destiny of the Church?
Many believe that the temple has to be rebuilt in Jerusalem before the man of sin arrives on the scene. I'm not so sure that Paul was speaking in this kind of language. For one thing Paul calls it a mystery. When Paul uses the word mystery he is referring to things that are hidden … Continue reading What is the man of sin?
What is really happening today? What is God really doing in this time of great shaking? Are we ripe for an event of such a kind, which could possibly stagger all of our present categories? Could we be living in a time were God is about to do something equivalent to what happened two thousand … Continue reading The fullness of the Gentiles?
We are bombarded by eschatological timetables of the return of the Lord. Every one seems to have a formula of this historic event. The Christian books stores are full of these books; the TV preachers have every detail figured out. I’m beginning to come to this realization that the return of the Lord is first … Continue reading The day of the Lord?
What Christ was before the foundation of the world, his relationship with his father, is now our relationship with the father? Sonship in Christ, this is what we are brought into through Christ, which is shared with the trinity. Christs life in us brings us into this realm of the relationship he has with his … Continue reading Abba Father
Knowing that you were ransomed from the futile ways inherited from your forefathers, not with perishable things such as silver or gold, but with the precious blood of Christ, like that of a lamb without blemish or spot. He was foreknown before the foundation of the world but was made manifest in the last times for the sake of you who through him are believers … Continue reading Divine Sonship in Christ