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They Will Look Upon Me Whom They Pierced: Part One

How much foreknowledge does the Bible offer us in its prophecies?  There are hundreds of prophecies about Jesus Christ that are present in the Old Testament.  Today I would like to look at one of the more obscure ones that … Continue reading

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Immortal Worms And Mortal Souls

[Note:  These are the notes to a sermonette spoken to the United Church of God congregation in Portland, Oregon on January 11, 2019.] How often do you think about immortal worms?  If I had to guess, it is not very … Continue reading

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Motivation And The End Times

This evening’s Bible Study that began the Northwest Weekend from our local congregation’s pastor dealt with the contrast between Peter and Paul in how they thought of the end times as coming soon in earlier writings and then realizing that … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Divine Secret

The Divine Secret:  The Awesome And Untold Truth About Your Phenomenal Destiny, by Joe Kovacs Having previously read and reviewed the author’s previous book Shocked By The Bible [1], a friend of mine from church loaned the book to me … Continue reading

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Satan In John’s Letters To The Churches In Revelation 2 and 3

Aside from the reference to the synagogue of Satan, which we will discuss next, it is worthwhile to look at how Satan is discussed in Revelation 2 and 3 when the letters to the seven churches are provided.  Let us … Continue reading

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The Working Of Satan In 2 Thessaslonians 2

The working of Satan is something that we have spent a long time discussing so far in our look at what the Bible has to say about our adversary.  We have just seen how Satan attempts to prevent the truth … Continue reading

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I Saw Satan Fall Like Lighting From Heaven:  Satan In Luke 10

One of the more intriguing references to Satan takes place in a short passage in Luke 10 that deals with the return of 70 disciples to Jesus Christ after having conducted a census of faith in Judea and Galilee.  Luke … Continue reading

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Satan Before Eden: Isaiah 14:12-21

One of the more fascinating questions about Satan in the Bible is what happened before the events of Genesis 3, when Satan tempted Eve in the Garden of Eden.  There have been a lot of speculations about this, but the … Continue reading

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Satan Before Eden: Ezekiel 28:11-19

The other passage that discusses Satan’s career before the Garden of Eden is found in the prophecy of Ezekiel against the King of Tyre in Ezekiel 28:11-19.  This prophecy reads:  “Moreover the word of the Lord came to me, saying, “Son of man, take … Continue reading

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A Biblical Guide To Demonology Project

I think the title pretty much explains all you need to know here.  For this year’s NaNoWriMo contest, I’m going to write a book about what the Bible has to say about demonology.  Here are the posts that are a … Continue reading

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