The era leading up to Judah's Babylonian captivity was overwhelmingly corrupt. There were many warning signs that typified their downward spiral. If we study them, we can see the same things happening in our world today. Isaiah pointed out a lot of the warning signs by God's direction and offered Judah several opportunities to repent,… Continue reading When rulers overestimate themselves, God’s judgment is sure to follow
In case you hadn't noticed, we're living in times where people love to muddy the waters with subtle messages to churn up F.E.A.R.--False Evidence Appearing Real. Many times those messages can be coded and presented in seemingly innocent ways. This is what fans of Marvel Comics experienced recently when an Indonesian graphic novel artist slipped… Continue reading Hidden messages are why Christians need to stay alert
There have been a few scriptures that I've read over the years that cause me to scratch my head because they seem to be contradictory to what is taught in other places in the scriptures. A few of these scriptures are instances where it seems that lying is condoned by God. Here are three instances… Continue reading Is it ever OK to lie?