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Locating the Borders of a Promise: Part 4 of 9

The Land’s Owner and its Tenant Rules A certain man owning several properties once had tenants grossly delinquent in paying their rent. Due to their refusal to cooperate, he found no easy way to remove them from his property until he devised the following sure-fire method: as the landowner, he was legally allowed to maintain […]

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Locating the Borders of a Promise: Part 3 of 9

Inheriting the True Promised Canaan If Jesus wanted an earthly kingdom, He already had the opportunity to usher it in, and refused it. Where we find this is in John 6:15: “When Jesus therefore perceived that they [the Jews] would come and take him by force, to make him a king, he departed again into […]

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Locating the Borders of a Promise: Part 2 of 9

Scriptural Evidence for a Prophesied Return Another area we need to discuss is the scriptures some use to suggest that the Bible prophesies of a “last days” regathering of the Jewish people to Israel. But when examining these “proofs” we quickly see that these scriptures were either already fulfilled during one of the Old Testament […]

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What Happens to Jonah if the Whale Dies?

Jonah 1:1-4, Jonah 1:14-17; Jonah 2:1-10; Jonah 3:4-5, 10 What would happen to the account of Jonah if his whale had died? Here are some possible answers to this question: Nothing since the Old Testament says it was a “GREAT FISH.” Jonah becomes wealthy from the sale of whale oil and retires. While blubbering in […]

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The Man of Sin, the Son of Perdition

The identity of this individual is found within the context of Paul’s writings in 2 Thessalonians. Consider the following: 2 Thessalonians 2:1-2 (1) Now we beseech you, brethren, by the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, and by our gathering together unto him, (2) That ye be not soon shaken in mind, or be troubled, neither by […]

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Blasphemy of the Holy Ghost

The devil is a liar. When he speaks, he speaks lies. His words are not without reason for each is tailor-made to destroy the soul of a man or woman. One of his favored deceptions is to take God’s Word and twist it to his own benefit. One way the devil does this is making […]

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Locating the Borders of a Promise: Part 1 of 9

Midnight, Friday, May 14, 1948, the Declaration of the Establishment of the State of Israel went into effect. The signers of this document were members of the Jewish National Council. This group represented both Israel’s community and members of the Zionist movement abroad. Some claim this event to be the key proof of a “soon coming” time […]

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Understanding Before Conversion

In the Great Commission, Jesus said, “Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world. […]

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