How Wisdom Will Help You Know and Reject the Mark of the Beast
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How Wisdom Will Help You Know and Reject the Mark of the Beast

The other day, I noticed the following verse in Exodus… This annual festival [The Passover] will be a visible sign to you, like a mark branded on your hand or your forehead. Let it remind you always to recite this teaching of the Lord: ‘With a strong hand, the Lord rescued you from Egypt.’ Exodus 13:9 I love…

Why It’s Important to Trust the Truth that Jesus will Judge the World
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Why It’s Important to Trust the Truth that Jesus will Judge the World

I often hear from people that they are struggling with feelings of fear and confusion as evil’s grip on the world appears to be growing ever stronger. Biblical truths that were once embraced by people are now being pushed aside in favor of beliefs that are blatantly and directly against God’s teachings and commands. And…

Why It’s Important to Focus On Jesus as We Live Through Revelation
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Why It’s Important to Focus On Jesus as We Live Through Revelation

I sometimes wonder where we are in the end times spectrum. I wonder what if any events have taken place already and what the future will be like going forward. Rev and I were talking the other day, about the challenges of understanding John’s writing of God’s plan. There are some who take it literally…

How You Can Live with Faith Unafraid of the End of the World
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How You Can Live with Faith Unafraid of the End of the World

We were having a discussion during one of our Sunday Morning Bible Classes. Several people commented on their desire for the second coming of Jesus. As many nodded in agreement, one of my friends joined the conversation and said, “I’m so anxious to see Jesus but I don’t really want to live through the prophecies…

Why It’s Important to Open the Doors of Your Heart to Jesus
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Why It’s Important to Open the Doors of Your Heart to Jesus

There were more than 60 of us . . . 13-year-olds making a statement of faith and joining the church. Our pastor, following a long tradition, prayerfully chose a Bible verse for every person in the class. My friends received verses like Romans 8:28, John 3:16, Isaiah 41:10, and Jeremiah 29:11. And then he came…

Important Reasons Why We Need to Live With Each Other in Community
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Important Reasons Why We Need to Live With Each Other in Community

After a year and a half of being told to “social distance” and stay away from each other, it’s a blessing to see people deciding to actually “live” with each other again. I don’t think we were created to hide behind masks inside our own homes. We recently learned that Facebook is developing the Metaverse….

How to Live with Joy Every Day Knowing You are Forgiven and Loved
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How to Live with Joy Every Day Knowing You are Forgiven and Loved

John is called the Apostle of love. When he wrote this letter “many believers were conforming to the world’s standards, failing to stand up for Christ and compromising their faith.” (LAB Notes) Sound familiar? He wanted to point people back to the truth . . . reminding readers of God’s love for them, he wanted…

Jesus Will Return Soon! Truth You Need to Know While You Wait
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Jesus Will Return Soon! Truth You Need to Know While You Wait

I had two great aunts growing up who believed that Jesus’ return was imminent. As I look around, I believe we can make the case that we should be watching the sky and listening for the trumpet blast. Throughout history, Christians have shared this belief. Yet, year after year the world continues, and because it…