Category Archives: Trials and temptations

Two Evangelists Charged. Tried. Convicted.

Originally posted on ThePreachersWord:
Yesterday a Bristol Magistrates’ Court in Great Britain convicted two men, Michael Overd and Michael Stockwell on “public order offences.” What did they do that resulted in their arrest and conviction? Was it public indecency? Disturbing…

Posted in Biblical doctrines, Christianity, Trials and temptations | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

My Personal Story of Deception

Originally posted on 1 Way 2 Yahweh:
“And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather reprove them.”   Ephesians 5:11 by Hope Wingo My story involves the New Apostolic Reformation and GOD TV. The following is an excerpt…

Posted in Biblical doctrines, Christianity, Trials and temptations | Tagged ,

Can saved Christians be overcome by Satan and lose their salvation?

Some erroneously teach, in my opinion, that a saved regenerated believer in Christ can lose his salvation and become un-born-again, unregenerate, through some action on his or her own part. While discussing this one day with a Christian brother, who … Continue reading

Posted in Belief in God, Biblical doctrines, Hermeneutics, Trials and temptations | Tagged , , , , | 9 Comments

A very brief history of Muhammad and Islam

Muhammad ibn Abdallah ibn Abd al-Muttalib was born in Mecca April 20, 570 AD and died in 632 AD. His youth was marked by poverty and rejection.  His father died soon after he was born. His mother gave him up for adoption at the … Continue reading

Posted in God, Islam, Trials and temptations | Tagged , , , , , ,

Die to yourself

When Paul wrote “I die daily” what did he mean? (All bold are my emphases added. Square brackets [ ] indicate meanings of words. King James Version Easy-Reading Bible (KJVER) used.) 1 Corinthians 15:31 I protest by your rejoicing which I have in … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Trials and temptations | Tagged , , ,

Revelation 7

We saw that the opening of the sixth seal in chapter 6 refers to the overthrow of the old Pagan religions of pagan Rome. The seventh seal is not opened until chapter 8, verse 1. All the symbolism of chapter … Continue reading

Posted in Bible prophecy, Book of Revelation, Roman Catholic Church, Trials and temptations | Tagged , , , , , ,

Return to Paganism?

In the Greco-Roman world the use of ‘medicine men’ (pharmakai) was common for the poisoning of your political opponents, inducement of paranormal experiences and obtaining toxic herbs to induce abortions. Poisonous herbs were used to induce abortions. Such a practice, … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical doctrines, Trials and temptations, Worldview | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Hem of His Garment

by Virginia Brandt Berg Renowned evangelist, revivalist, and author Virginia Brandt Berg (1886-1968) is best known as one of the early radio evangelists through her radio program Meditation Moments, which ran for 15 years starting in the early 1930s, and resumed … Continue reading

Posted in Belief in God, Biblical doctrines, Salvation testimony, Trials and temptations | Tagged , , , , ,

Even unto the end of the world

Have you started the day discouraged wondering what you are on Earth for? Have you felt alone and lost? Maybe you have forgotten (even momentarily) what great value knowing Christ is. That is how I felt waking up this morning. … Continue reading

Posted in Belief in God, Trials and temptations | Tagged , ,

Walk by faith and not by sight

In 2006 I was attending a theoretical physics conference in Madrid, Spain, when I started to experience some very strange, and I admit, very scary symptoms. On the second last day of the conference, after the lunch, served as a … Continue reading

Posted in Testimonies, Trials and temptations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment