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Why the cross? – part two

In the last post I talked about how Jesus “became our Sin” on the cross.  Hopefully I at least introduced a new way of seeing what “becoming our Sin” really means.  1,919 more words


Seven Kinds of Death in Scripture

     Throughout Scripture, death means separation, and at times it means inability to produce.  It does not mean cessation or annihilation of life.  Death is first mentioned in Genesis where God promised Adam he would die if he disobeyed God and ate the forbidden fruit (Gen. 286 more words



20 And I saw an angel come down from heaven, having the key of the bottomless pit and a great chain in his hand.

This is the fourth vision, in the series of seven. 1,912 more words


I have come to learn why we know very little. First of all we don’t know God well; either his nature or purpose. The other very important thing we dont know is time, and last but not least we don’t know ourselves well .   733 more words

Revelation Chapter 2 and the Second Death

So far Chapter 1 has seemed fairly straightforward taking into account all of the “soon” language. Now we get to slightly more difficult language though most of this chapter is fairly straightforward. 1,154 more words

Revelation 2:8-11: Smyrna

“And to the angel of the church in Smyrna write: ‘The words of the first and the last, who died and came to life.

“‘I know your tribulation and your poverty (but you are rich) and the slander of those who say that they are Jews and are not, but are a synagogue of Satan. 

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A Thousand Years

Those beheaded for the witness of Christ

Shall reap the rewards of their sacrifice

Refused to worship the beast

Refused to worship his image

Refused to take his mark on forehead or in hand… 182 more words