Deception and temptation

True believers must overcome deception and temptation. The Bible tells us, “A man is a slave to whatever has mastered him,” (2 Pt 2:19). At the time of the first coming, Jesus’ disciples asked him about the signs of the end of the age (Mt 24:3). Jesus warned them not to be deceived (Mt 24:4). … More Deception and temptation

The maddening wine of adultery that has destroyed all nations

What is the maddening wine mentioned in Revelation that has the power to destroy all nations? If it is real wine, wouldn’t it be astonishing? Not long ago, a group of Christian pastors decided to make a prediction about the day they thought the rapture would come. They used the prediction to draw attention to … More The maddening wine of adultery that has destroyed all nations

The spiritual meaning of the field, house, bowl, and ox

The Bible is full of figurative language. In the figurative language of the Bible, fields, houses, bowls, and oxen refer to people’s hearts (1 Cor 3:9; 1 Cor 3:16-17; Rom 9:23-24; 1 Cor 9:9-10). Fields are the ground where seeds are sown, where those seeds sprout, and where they grow to one day bear fruit. … More The spiritual meaning of the field, house, bowl, and ox

The true testimony about faith in the New Testament and salvation

The hope of believers today is salvation through the Lord’s second coming and the fulfillment of the New Testament. All the evil spirits in the world gather at the place the New Testament is being fulfilled according to the Bible (1 Pt 5:8; 2 Thes 2:1-10; Rv 12; Rv 16; Rv 17; Rv 18) because … More The true testimony about faith in the New Testament and salvation