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Iran with Uranium Enrichment Technology = No Deal

Iran with Uranium Enrichment Technology = No Dea Note: Eric Rockett is a student at the Koinonia Institute working on his Silver Medallion. This paper was part of his coursework in his I620 class. Frequent news reports discussing the Iranian nuclear program and the negotiations between Iran and the United Nations try to ensure that Iran is keeping their international commitments. The United Nations has a valid stake in ensuring that Iran’s Continue Reading

On the Mark of the Beast – Part One

On the Mark of the Beast Ed. Note: What follows is Part One of a three-part series on the Mark of the Beast. The author, Dr. William Welty, is the Executive Director of the ISV foundation and also serves as Research Analyst in Advanced Communication Technologies and Adjunct Professor of Middle Eastern Studies on the faculty of Koinonia Institute. All Biblical citations are taken from the International Standard Version (ISV) translation of the Continue Reading

Important News Headlines – 25th May 2015

Taiwan’s president to propose peace plan for South China Sea May 25, 2015 Taiwan’s president will propose a peace initiative on Tuesday to resolve territorial disputes in the South China Sea that have put Beijing at odds with its neighbors and with the United States, the official Central News Agency reported. — Reuters Church in Ireland needs ‘reality check’ after gay marriage vote May 24, 2015 One of Ireland’s most senior Catholic Continue Reading

The axe at the root—a testimony against idolatry

‘But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth, for the Father seeketh such to worship him. God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.’ John 4:23–24 Suggested Further Reading: Philippians 3:1–8 Let me give a sketch of this worship as it actually exhibits itself. A man may have been to a place of worship from his youth up, and he may Continue Reading

The power of the Holy Spirit

“The power of the Holy Ghost.” Romans 15:13 Suggested Further Reading: Acts 2:1-21 In a few more years—I know not when, I know not how—the Holy Spirit will be poured out in a far different style from the present. There are diversities of operations; and during the last few years it has been the case that the diversified operations have consisted in very little pouring out of the Spirit. Ministers have gone on in dull routine, Continue Reading

Morning and Evening by Charles Spurgeon- 17th June

Morning ======= "Help, Lord." / Psalm 12:1 The prayer itself is remarkable, for it is short, but seasonable, sententious, and suggestive. David mourned the fewness of faithful men, and therefore lifted up his heart in supplication--when the creature failed, he flew to the Creator. He evidently felt his own weakness, or he would not have cried for help; but at the same time he intended honestly to exert himself for the cause of truth, Continue Reading

Behold a Black Horse

The Horsemen Series Behold a Black Horse by Dr. Chuck Missler And when he had opened the third seal, I heard the third beast say, Come and see. And I beheld, and lo a black horse; and he that sat on him had a pair of balances in his hand. And I heard a voice in the midst of the four beasts say, A measure of wheat for a penny, and three measures of barley for a penny; and see thou hurt not the oil and the wine. — Revelation 6:5–6 Continue Reading

Will Iran give up its Nuclear Program?

Will Iran give up its Nuclear Program? from the May 18, 2015 eNews issue http://www.khouse.org (visit our website for a FREE subscription) Note: Peter Grant is a student at the Koinonia Institute working on his Silver Medallion. This paper was part of his coursework in his I620 class. Prior to 1979, the United States had been cushioned from the effects of terrorism. Its international footing and foreign policy had always been Continue Reading

The Search for Immortality

The Search for Immortality from the May 18, 2015 eNews issue http://www.khouse.org (visit our website for a FREE subscription) The lure of immortality has been with Man since the time in the Garden, where stood the Tree of Life (Genesis 2:9). Immortality has been a popular theme in popular culture, with the television series “Forever”, a story of a man who cannot die being a current popular show. “The Age of Adeline”, a movie about Continue Reading

In the News – 17th May 2015

In The News UN calls for extension of Yemen’s ceasefire May 17, 2015 A UN envoy called for an extension of a humanitarian ceasefire in Yemen due to expire on Sunday as the Houthi Shiite rebels boycotted political talks in Riyadh. The appeal followed clashes on the ground between rebels and pro-government forces that killed dozens across south Yemen on Saturday despite the truce, which has largely held. “I call on all parties Continue Reading