Tag Archives: Jews

Romans 1:16-17, I am not ashamed.


As a child, raised in the church, the idea of being a missionary was shoved down our throats constantly. Being a missionary meant preaching, trying to convert all the people you came in contact with, and because most of these … Continue reading

Posted in Apostle Paul, bible study, confidence, Faith, finisher, forgive, Freedom from sin, Jesus, Jews, Mercy, restore, Romans, Sin, the good news, Thoughts on scripture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In the midst of a conversation, the statement was made, that the 144,000 get raptured. Sorry, I could not let it lie.


If I were to try and understand who the 144,000 are from a chronological standpoint, based upon what I see in the following verses, all this is happening within the seven years of wrath. Continue reading

Posted in 144000, bible study, End times, Israel, Our being caught up, rapture, Revelation, Thoughts, Thoughts on scripture, wisdom | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wait for the salvation of God. Micah 7:1-17.


As I move into the last chapter of Micah I feel a sense of relief because it seems that book studies/commentaries can, at times, be wearisome. In looking at statistics on the blog, I can see that readers have dropped … Continue reading

Posted in bible study, End times, God's character, judgment, Prophetic, Thoughts, Thoughts on scripture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Micah 5:3 When she who is in labor has borne a child.


When you are doing your Bible study, there are a vast number of options you can use, such as Bible translations. All of them have issues, and all of them are translations or transliterations – as most of the time, … Continue reading

Posted in Assyrians, bible study, End times, gentiles, God's character, healing, Islam, Israel, Jerusalem, Jesus, Jews, judgment, Mercy, Micah, Nebuchadnezzar's statue, restore, Thoughts on scripture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A look at Micah. Chapter 1 verse 5. What is the rebellion of Jacob? Is it not Samaria?


When you read any mention of Samaria in the New Testament, you would think it was a forbidden city to the Jews; that was not the case; however, the hatred and animosity of the Samaritans indeed ran deep for a very long time. This disgust and hatred began developing over 930 years earlier. Continue reading

Posted in Assyrians, bible study, condemnation, End times, enemies, false teaching, gentiles, hypocrisy, invasion, Israel, Jacob, Jerusalem, Jews, judgment, Micah, overtaken, Prophetic, strongholds, Thoughts on scripture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A look at the book of Micah, chapter 1 verses 2-4.


Occasionally some bible reference comes from the speaker and I feel like I got left behind because I realize I know so little about the person or the subject matter; Micah is one of those books. To be honest, there … Continue reading

Posted in bible study, End times, enemies, invasion, Jerusalem, Jesus, Jews, judgment, Micah, Millennium, overtaken, Prophetic, Revelation, Thoughts on scripture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

For the sake of argument. Zephaniah 1: 2-6, Part 2.


Since we covered verse one in the introduction to Zephaniah, we will only touch on it lightly. That word lightly makes me laugh because I rarely do anything lightly. Zephaniah 1:1 NET. This is the prophetic message that the LORD … Continue reading

Posted in bible study, End times, God's character, Israel, Jerusalem, Jews, Josiah, judgment, Manasseh, Thoughts on scripture, wholeheartedly devoted, wrath., Zephaniah | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In Ezekiel 39 what has taken place so far?


I do nothing quickly, but I am going to try; let’s begin with a short recap. In Ezekiel 39 what has taken place so far? Though it is not spelled out, as some might wish, Gog and his armies have … Continue reading

Posted in antichrist, bible study, End times, Ezekiel, gentiles, Gog, Hope, invasion, Islam, Israel, Jerusalem, Jesus, Jews, judgment, Magog, Millennium, Prophetic, Revelation, Thoughts on scripture, war | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gather from every side to my sacrifice. Ezekiel 39:17-20


One of the last things I ever wanted to do was to overwhelm my readers. I truly wanted you to be inspired enough to dig into God’s word and find these things for yourselves. Besides that, having sat under far … Continue reading

Posted in antichrist, bible study, End times, Ezekiel, Gog, invasion, Israel, Jerusalem, Jews, judgment, Magog, Revelation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

With the travelers corpses still lying on the ground. Ezekiel 39:14-16


As I began to take on this section, I was reminded how far too many times that Bible teachings, in general, have been fraught with tradition, a lack of logic, and bereft of truth. This is what I grew up … Continue reading

Posted in Apostle Paul, bible study, End times, Ezekiel, Gog, Gog, invasion, Israel, Jews, judgment, Prophetic, Revelation, Thoughts on scripture, war | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment