Salvation on Sunday?

As Eddie and I sat there at his desk talking, Eddie turned away for a moment to grab his Bible from the shelf above his desk. When he turned back toward me, he said, “Just a minute, I want to show you something.” He opened his Bible to the back, to a page...

Brother, How Was Your Feast?

When I was asked to speak at the Feast of Tabernacles in Colorado this past fall, I began to think about how nice and pleasant my surroundings would be high in the Rockies. The air would be crisp and clean, the mountains beautiful, and the hotel luxurious. I could...

Does God Still Shape the Affairs of Nations?

Throughout the Bible we see God acting in and shaping the affairs of nation states as well as individual lives. In spite of the skepticism of modern man, it is easy to see how God has intervened in specific historical events to shape the order of history. For example,...

Recapturing Excellence

We have heard many times the Scripture that refers to “the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus.” Have you ever thought about what that means? Excellency has to do with surpassing the current standard, exceeding the norm. That is certainly true of...

Why Study Prophecy

Recently I had the opportunity to participate in a prophecy roundtable via the miracle of modern telecommunications. We were in rapt conversation about the “fourth beast” and where all the events of Daniel 11 fit in the prophetic timetable of human...

When Does The Tribulation Begin

One of the most commonly asked questions among Christians these days is “When will the tribulation begin?” I, like many others, believe that the return of Christ is imminent, which means that the tribulation (or “the great tribulation” as some...