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Biblical Future Prophecy –Part 6: Background to the Tribulation (Daniel’s 70th Week)

Both the Old and New Testaments speak of a time of great distress immediately preceding the second coming of Christ. According to the prophecy of the seventy weeks in Daniel 9:24-27, this period of distress is to be seven years long. 7,812 more words

The Future (Eschatology)

Book Notes & Quotes: Harry Emerson Fosdick "The Secret of Victorious Living"

Harry Emerson Fosdick is one of my favorite modern writers.  A few years back I was at a conference and this powerful preacher got up and spoke.   375 more words

Spirituality

Book Notes & Quotes: Joyce Meyer "The Approval Fix"

I am very grateful to my good friend Angie who gave me a copy of this book to read.  Joyce Meyer is not an author I read much, but this one came in a timely moment.   678 more words

Spirituality

Recommended Readings: March 25

If you read one article this week, look at How a Small, Country Congregation Became a Megachurch Overnight by Chad Bird.

For those of you with additional reading time this weekend, check out the following selections, gathered from the blogging world these past two weeks. 167 more words

Theology

Transcending Mission: The Eclipse of a Modern Tradition (Michael Stroope)

***Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.***

This book reminds readers that language matters. Language can be specific or broad, repressive or liberating, restrictive or enabling. 825 more words

Biblical Studies

Delighting!!

In studying Psalm 1 recently I was struck by two words in particular. David tells us that joy (happiness, blessing) comes from “delighting” and “ 351 more words

Does Teaching Evolution Cause Racism?

Want a clear understanding of why there is racism? We have been teaching it for 150 years through evolution. Of course it has always existed between tribes, but without Judeo-Christian values in play in a society, however imperfectly it may be implemented by men, there is much more room for the elevation of man. 1,263 more words