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Mysteries Of The Bible: What Does The Bible Mean By Discerning The Times?

Yesterday evening, I read the following e-mail from one of my readers who had a thoughtful question to me.  I gave this reader a short reply but mentioned that I would like to write a longer post to give a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Bible Code II: The Countdown

Bible Code II:  The Countdown, by Michael Drosnin I haven’t heard much about the author in quite a few years, and that’s not too surprising since this skeptical reporter of a Jewish background dipped his feet into a round of … Continue reading

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Would You Like Some Cheese With Your Wine?

It ought to come as a surprise to exactly no one that I have a marked tendency towards sarcasm.  Although I have been known to complain from time to time, I try to have a humorous response to the complaining … Continue reading

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Living In The Shadow Of Tribulation

This evening I happened to have dinner with my roommate and four other people.  After the main part of dinner and before we had dessert, one of the people there gave us his message that he has prepared for the … Continue reading

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The Two Tests Of Godly Prophets

[Note:  This is the prepared text for a sermonette given at the United Church of God Portland, Oregon congregation on September 2, 2017.] When I was a student at the Ambassador Bible Center some time ago, one of my instructors … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dispensationalism And The History Of Redemption

Dispensationalism And The History Of Redemption:  A Developing And Diverse Tradition, edited by D. Jeffrey Bingham and Glenn R. Kreider [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I must … Continue reading

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Mysteries Of The Bible: Did Paul Visit The Third Heaven?

Last night, as I was chatting with a close friend of mine who requests many of my entries, she made a comment that her brother-in-law believed that Paul had traveled in a vision to the third heaven.  I replied that … Continue reading

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The Fruits Of The Spirit And The Tree Of Life

[Note:  For my Christian living class this year at preteen camp [1], I gave an interactive talk on the relationship of the fruits of the spirit with the Tree of Life.  This post is a written version of that talk … Continue reading

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By This Standard: The Plain Truth About Partiality

As I note from time to time, people often send me things to read [1].  The reasons for this are somewhat straightforward.  As someone who reads voluminously and also rather widely, and who shares my comments on what I read … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Institutes Of Biblical Law: Volume Three: The Intent Of The Law

The Institutes Of Biblical Law:  Volume Three:  The Intent Of The Law, by Rousas John Rushdoony Most books by Theonomist authors [1] tend to be somewhat long, but one of the things I have appreciated about this author is that … Continue reading

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