Jul 192015
 

Today we are quoting from Mike Oppenheimer of Lighthouse Trails Publishing and Jan Markell of Olive Tree Ministries. They recently wrote on the topic of Replacement Theology, the teaching that the church has replaced Israel and therefore God’s promises are now passed on to the church.

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From Jan Markell:

“What nation could be “apartheid on steroids”? Surely some Islamic stronghold, right?

Wrong.

Try Israel. That’s according to World Vision’s Steve Haas writing for the Lausanne Movement.

Haas goes on to suggest that all the problems of the Palestinian people perpetrated upon them by Islamic thug dictators are, in reality, the fault of Israel. He even blames the demise of the Palestinian Christian population upon Israel when, in fact, Palestinian Islamic leaders have driven out the Christians.

Haas states, “As peacemakers, we have been tasked by a justice agenda of love and sacrifice. I truly believe we can be pro-Palestinian, pro-Israeli, and pro-justice because we are adamantly pro-Jesus.”1

Don’t believe it.

I’ve been present at a tragic event calledHope for the Holy Land.” The one-night event visited my alma mater a few years ago, Bethel University in St. Paul, MN. It featured a World Vision rep, Mae Cannon, Willow Creek’s Lynne Hybels, and The Holy Land Trust rep Sami Awad.

Their approach offered zero hope for the Holy Land because they only wanted to talk about “the occupation.” Jesus didn’t live in “occupied territory.” It was and is God’s land and the borders are outlined in the Bible.”

CLICK the blue headline link above to read Mike Oppenheimer’s commentary on Replacement Theology.

 

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Jul 122015
 

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From God’s own words – reminders to strengthen us when we feel weak:

You say: It’s impossible—God says: All things are possible (Luke 18:27)

You say: I’m too tired—God says: I will give you rest (Matthew 11:28-30)

You say: Nobody loves me—God says: I love you (John 3:16)

You say: I can’t go on—God says: My grace is sufficient (2 Corinthians 12:9)

You say: I can’t figure things out—God says: I will direct your steps (Proverbs 3:5-6)

You say: I can’t do it—God says: You can do all things (Philippians 4:13)

You say: I am not able—God says: I am able (2 Corinthians 9:8)

You say: It’s not worth it—God says: It will be worth it (Romans 8:28)

You say: I can’t forgive myself—God says: I forgive you (1 John 1:9)

You say: I can’t manage—God says: I will supply all your needs (Philippians 4:19)

You say: I’m afraid—God says: Fear not, for I am with you (Isaiah 41:10)

You say: I’m a worrier—God says: Cast all your cares on Me (1 Peter 5:7)

You say: I’m not smart enough—God says: I give you wisdom (1 Corinthians 1:30)

You say: I feel alone—God says: I will never leave you or forsake you (Hebrews 13:5)

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SUNDAY POST: The Gate to Prophecy

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Jul 052015
 

From Dr. David Reagan:

Weastern-gate-hy is the Eastern Gate to the Old City of Jerusalem closed, and what does it have to do with Bible prophecy?

“Then He brought me back to the outer gate of the sanctuary which faces toward the east, but it was shut. And the LORD said to me, This gate shall be shut; it shall not be opened, and no man shall enter by it, because the LORD God of Israel has entered by it; therefore it shall be shut.” Ezekiel 44:1-2

How great is our God, to give us prophecy to help us understand His ways.

Click on the Blue link above for the prophecy of the Eastern Gate.

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SUNDAY POST: Rediscovering the Power and Purpose of Bible Prophecy, PART 1

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Jun 282015
 
SUNDAY POST: Rediscovering the Power and Purpose of Bible Prophecy, PART 1

Today’s Post is from Joel Rosenberg’s recent study of Bible prophecy and its intention and purpose. Joel C. Rosenberg (www.joelrosenberg.com) is a New York Times best-selling and award-winning author of 10 novels and five non-fiction books, with more than 3 million copies sold. He is also the Founder and Chairman of The Joshua Fund (www.joshuafund.com), a non-profit educational and charitable organization he

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Jun 212015
 
Sunday Post: "As We Forgive Those Who Trespass Against Us"

“I just wanted everybody to know, to you, I forgive you. You took something very precious away from me. I will never talk to her ever again. I will never be able to hold her again. But I forgive you. And have mercy on your soul. You have hurt me. You hurt a lot of

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Jun 072015
 
SUNDAY POST: Why Ezekiel 38 Precedes Daniel 9

“… the Jewish leadership of the Christian movement called the Church had become divided over the issue of whether Gentiles who were coming into Christianity had to put themselves under the Law first. In other words, did a Gentile have to become a Jew before becoming a Christian? The unspoken question that lurked behind it

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