Monthly Archives: August 2016

Imperatives from the Book of Hebrews Pt.2

Fix Your Thoughts on Jesus And so, dear brothers and sisters who belong to God and are partners with those called to heaven, think carefully about this Jesus whom we declare to be God’s messenger and High Priest. 2 For he was … Continue reading

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Imperatives from the Book of Hebrews

Warning to Pay Attention We must pay the most careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away. 2 For since the message spoken through angels was binding, and every violation and disobedience received its just punishment, 3 how … Continue reading

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Walking In the Light

This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie … Continue reading

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The Letter to the Church at Laodicea

Failures You are neither hot or cold. Rev.3:15 You say, “I am rich; I have acquired wealth and do not need anything. Rev.3:17 But you do not realize that you are pitiful, poor, blind, and naked.Rev.3:17 Judgement I am on … Continue reading

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The Letter to the Church at Philadelphia

Commendations I have placed before you an open door that no man can shut. Rev.3:8 You have little strength. Rev.3:8 You have kept my word and have not denied my name. Rev.3:8 You have kept my command to endure patiently. … Continue reading

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The Letter to the Church at Sardis

Commendations None Failures You have a reputation of being alive but you are dead. Rev.3:1 I have not found your deeds complete in the sight of my God. Rev.3:2 Admonition Wake up Rev.3:2 Strengthen what remains and is about to … Continue reading

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The Letter to the Church at Thyatira

Commendations I know your deeds, your love, your faith, your service and your perseverance. Rev.2:19 You are doing more now than you did at first. Rev.2:19 Failures You tolerate that woman Jezebel who calls herself a prophetess. She misleads my … Continue reading

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The Letter to the Church at Pergamum

Commendations You live where Satan has his throne but you remain true to my name. Rev.2:13 You did not renounce your faith in times of persecution. Rev.2:13 Shortcomings You have people who hold the teachings of Balaam i.e idolatry, sexual … Continue reading

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New chapter of the Bible?

I’ve written a series of posts about Brian Simmons because I consider his new “translation” of the Bible, the Passion Translation, to be one of the most dangerous developments in the New Apostolic Reformation (NAR). I recently ran across a … Continue reading

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The Letter to the Church at Smyrna

Commendations You are afflicted and poor, yet you are rich. Rev.2:9 I know the slander of those who claim to be Christians but are not. Rev.2:9 Don’t be afraid for what you are about to suffer. Rev.2:10 The devil will … Continue reading

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