Teachings

Are All People A Child Of God?

Are All People A Child Of God? Many Christians and Pastors today believe we are all God’s children. This is a common misconception. Everyone is God’s creation, but everyone is not God’s child. What does the Bible say in regard to this commonly expressed idea? Gal. 3:26         For ye are all the children of God…

Understanding Punishment

Understanding Punishment There are three types of punishment mentioned in the Bible, and some of our church leaders apply the wrong punishment in regard to hell. The three kinds are:  Preventative – Meant to prevent others from doing the same wrong doing (1 Timothy 5:20). Redemptive – meaning to bring about improvement in the person…

Was Jesus Perfect?

Was Jesus Perfect? There are some that say Jesus was not sinless. This false accusation is derived from ignorance of the scriptures. 2 Cor. 5:21     God, hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin. 1 Pet. 2:22      Who did no sin. 1 John 3:5       In him is no sin. Heb. 4:15…

What Does It Mean To Choose?

What Does It Mean To Choose? Some Christians are fearful of going to hell. They are afraid because they are still tempted with sin, or are continually falling back into sin. First of all, if we are truly born again then we will have a desire to stop sinning, and a desire to please God….

Judgment Day

Judgment Day God gave me a vision of hell, which I wrote about in my book, 23 Minutes in Hell. The last thing Jesus said to me was, “Tell them I am coming very, very soon.”  Then He repeated himself, “Tell them I am coming very, very soon.” This was in 1998. I believe He…

Why The Cross?

Since we all live in a world dominated by sin, we have become so accustomed to it that it seems acceptable to many. However, God lives in a perfect place where there is no sin, and He will never allow sin into heaven (Revelation 21:27). This is a problem for every person because we are…

23 Minutes In Hell Up Close

On November 23rd, 1998, God gave me a vision of hell and it changed my life. I had never had a vision before and I had never studied the topic of hell. I have never gone to dark movies. I’ve never consumed alcohol, and I’ve never taken drugs. Everything I’m going to tell you about hell is already in the Bible so it’s not important you believe my experience, only the Word of God…

Is There A Purgatory?

Is There A Purgatory? Is purgatory a biblical belief? The answer is, no it’s not. It’s actually a Catholic belief. The definition of purgatory by Holman’s Illustrated Bible Dictionary (page 1350) states, “According to Roman Catholicism, souls of the Christians who die burdened by venial or remitted mortal sins are translated to Purgatory where they…

Did Jesus Talk About Hell?

Did Jesus Talk About Hell? Jesus said, “Where their worm dies not and the fire is not quenched; where they’re cast into outer darkness, where there’s weeping and gnashing of teeth.” He mentioned everlasting fire, everlasting damnation and everlasting punishment. There are at least 150 verses in the Bible that talk about hell. These verses…

What Is A Christian Like?

What Is A Christian Like? Many people have such misconceptions about being a Christian. First of all, it is not sitting in a somber church building singing a hymn. It is not giving up every enjoyable thing in life. It is not living in the jungle and losing all your possessions.  You may be called…