The Azusa Prophecies – 100 Years Ago

COMMENT:  Sadly, have we now become too cynical to believe such prophecies? Are we only convinced that evil will triumph and that true Revival is "impossible"? Maybe such cynicism is hurting us more than we know. Why can God not pour out His Spirit again in our day the same as He did in the past? THE AZUSA PROPHECIES - 100 Years Ago -Michael Edds & co. As the Azusa Street Revival was coming to an end in the 1900s, it is recorded Continue Reading

Looking Into the Future

Looking Into the Future from the December 28, 2015 eNews issue Wikicommons A nation that forgets its past has no future. — Winston Churchill This is the time of year where we take a look into the coming years and try to see “through a glass, darkly” and try to predict what the future holds when we confront it “face to face.” The Historian versus The Scientist There are two classical ways to do this. One can look Continue Reading

Men of the Bible – Jeremiah

Jeremiah His name may mean: "Yahweh Has Exalted" or "Yahweh Has Established" His work: Though Jeremiah's prophecies were primarily directed toward Judah, the Lord also gave him prophetic messages for other nations of the world. His ministry took place during the last forty years of Judah's existence, from 627-586 BC. His character: Jeremiah has often been called "the weeping prophet." He struggled with feelings of insecurity, doubt, and Continue Reading

True and False Prophets

by Zac Poonen We read in Daniel 11:32, that those who are influenced by the spirit of the antichrist will use smooth words (flattery) to draw people to themselves. The one unmistakable characteristic of every false prophet in history has been flattery. And the one unmistakable characteristic of every true prophet has been rebuke. False prophets flatter people in order to win them to their group, or to build their own kingdoms, or to Continue Reading

Effects of sound doctrine

“For there shall arise false Christs, and false prophets, and shall shew great signs and wonders; insomuch that, if it were possible, they shall deceive the very elect.” Matthew 24:24 Suggested Further Reading: 1 Peter 2:4-10 What effect does election have on our actions? If this doctrine be fully received and known, it breathes with all gratitude to God, an earnest desire to show forth his praise. It leads to all kinds of holy Continue Reading

Jacob Blesses the Sons of Joseph; Jacob’s Dying Prophecy. B. C. 1689.

  Genesis 48:8-22 8 And Israel beheld Joseph's sons, and said, Who are these? 9 And Joseph said unto his father, They are my sons, whom God hath given me in this place. And he said, Bring them, I pray thee, unto me, and I will bless them. 10 Now the eyes of Israel were dim for age, so that he could not see. And he brought them near unto him; and he kissed them, and embraced them. 11 And Israel said unto Joseph, I had not thought to see Continue Reading

We NEED PROPHETS!

  NOTE:  As 2015 begins with yet more turmoil and tragedy, a reminder from Tozer of how essential are the servants of God who carry the 'word of the Lord' in such an hour- We NEED PROPHETS! by A.W. Tozer A prophet is one who knows his times and what God is trying to say to the people of his times. Today we need prophetic preachers; not preachers of prophecy merely, but preachers with a gift of prophecy. The word of Continue Reading

Prophecy Ceases and is about to be Sealed Up. B.C. 400

  B. C. 400. ________________________________________ Malachi 4:4-6 4 Remember ye the law of Moses my servant, which I commanded unto him in Horeb for all Israel, with the statutes and judgments. 5 Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the LORD: 6 And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children to their fathers, lest I come and smite the Continue Reading

Tested by suffering

Jeremiah 21:7, 9 O Lord, thou hast deceived me, and I was deceived: thou art stronger than I, and hast prevailed; I am in derision daily, every one mocketh me. Then said I, I will not make mention of him, nor speak any more in his name. But his word was in mine heart as a burning fire shut up in my bones, and I was weary with forbearing, and I could not stay. [Dake]. Jeremiah, like many other men who have been tested by suffering, failed God Continue Reading

What is Prophecy?

From KHouse.Org (Archives 8th August 2007) This book that we call the Bible actually consists of 66 different books that were assembled over the better part of 2,000 years. They were penned by more than 40 writers, most of whom did not even know each other. Yet as we examine these 66 books, we discover that we have in our possession an integrated message system in which every detail is anticipated by deliberate, skillful design. This does Continue Reading