The Teaching of Rebellion

Jeremiah did not enjoy preaching the message which God gave him to preach.  He loved the people, the priests (they were members of his own family), the princes, and the kings.  He loved the temple and what it represented.  Most of all Jeremiah loved God and His commandments. When Hananiah the prophet preached that God … Continue reading The Teaching of Rebellion

The Heart; Who Can Know It?

We will not be thinking of the pump which pumps the blood through the human body, through its many miles of arteries and veins.  We are speaking of the centrality of the human being, of Adam kind.  Hear the word of the LORD concerning the heart of man [generic]. "The heart is deceitful above all … Continue reading The Heart; Who Can Know It?

For the Faithful Man of God

“Therefore thus saith the LORD, If thou return, then will I bring thee again, and thou shalt stand before Me: and if thou take forth the precious from the vile, thou shalt be as my mouth: let them return unto thee; but return not thou unto them. And I will make thee unto this people … Continue reading For the Faithful Man of God

The Attention Jesus Will Receive

It is my heart to believe that according to the writings of the prophets that the kingdoms of Judah and Israel have been one since their return from Babylonian captivity.  For one I cannot think of a single time they are referred to as a divided people in the Gospels or all the New Testament. … Continue reading The Attention Jesus Will Receive

The Anointed One

When Jesus Christ came to earth as Man He came for the main purpose of glorifying Godhead of Glory.  He was worshiping on the Sabbath day in a synagogue with fellow Hebrews when He read from the following passage of Scripture... "The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon Me; because the LORD hath anointed … Continue reading The Anointed One

The Power of Prayer has a “But” Attached

I have been hearing a lot of thought on the matter of prayer.  Sometimes it sounds to me as though we always have power in prayer.  No matter how we have violated God's word, His law, His ordinances, or His worship; and the way we live our lives; it has sounded to me as though … Continue reading The Power of Prayer has a “But” Attached

The Great Servant Who Would Suffer

The following verses were written about 700 years previous to the birth of Jesus.  They are prophetic Scripture which foretell the suffering of Jesus Christ.  Hear them, hear the word of the LORD and believe. "Who hath believed our report? And to whom is the arm of the LORD revealed? For He shall grow up before … Continue reading The Great Servant Who Would Suffer