Teachings

The Number 23

The Number 23

The Number 23 I’ve been asked many times if the number 23 holds some significance. Over the years I’ve taken note of the dozens of times where this number has appeared throughout my travels, in my personal life, or within my research. I’ve also studied the scriptures to discover what this number means throughout the…

What The Cross Accomplished

What The Cross Accomplished

What The Cross Accomplished Most of the world religions are based on philosophical thought except for four of them:  Buddhism, Judaism, Islam, and Christianity. These four are based on a personality but only Christianity claims resurrection for its founder.  Jesus is the only religious leader who suffered a horrible death on the cross in our…

Life Is Short

Life Is Short

Life Is Short It’s usually said that a person should never talk about death, religion, or politics. Nothing could be further from the truth especially when it comes to the topic of life after death! People need to talk about where they might spend their eternity. None of us are going to get out of…

Are You Offended?

Are You Offended?

Are You Offended? Take a close look at the daily news and social media. Listen to the words your friends are using in conversations, and how they describe the events unfolding around us. There is one word that has risen to the top of our moral code and it is the word offense. This word…

Enemy Of The Church

Enemy Of The Church

Enemy of The Church In recent months there has been an alarming rise in the tension and anger among Christians. Believers have placed their political and social opinions above peaceable relationships within the body of Christ. No longer is it the church against the world, but instead it has become the church against the church….

Why Does God Hate?

Why Does God Hate?

Why Does God Hate? Have you wondered how God can hate if He is a God of love? God does not hate with an emotional outburst as humans do. Instead, He hates from a righteous stand against evil. He hates all that is evil, not only because it is opposed to His good and holy…

Where Was God?

Where Was God?

Where Was God? Something we often hear in church, or from well meaning friends is the phrase, “God is in control.” Most of the time this expression is used when people experience a loss or disappointment. The feeling behind it sounds something like this: “God could have prevented the tragedy in my life but He…

Questions For Bill Wiese

Questions For Bill Wiese

Questions For Bill Wiese In 1998, I spent 23 minutes in hell. I was a Christian for 28 years before God gave me this terrifying vision. Although I had read the Bible for many years, I hadn’t felt the urgency to study hell in depth until after my experience. My journey lasted just twenty-three minutes,…

Following The Real Jesus

Following The Real Jesus

Following The Real Jesus Hebrews 13:8 states, “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.” God said in Malachi 3:6, “For I am the Lord, I do not change.” If God never changes, why have so many Christians attempted to reinvent Jesus to fit today’s culture? Why are the sins Jesus spoke against in…

Why People Don’t Talk About Hell

Why People Don’t Talk About Hell

Why People Don’t Talk About Hell A lot of people just don’t want to talk about hell.  Many of them think hell is just a joke. They say it’s a scare tactic invented to keep people afraid, tied to religion, and it’s used to reinforce ethical behavior. Others claim it is an outdated belief of…