We are facing a time of immense changes and revolutions. The coming revolutions are like race horses lining up a the starting gate. Many of these horses of revolution (if not most), want to run from the gate as riders of evil. There are many horses at the gate. People will will cheer these evil horses on as good. Many will place their bets on them and chide those who don’t. Many will rejoice when their horses win and when fortunes are made. But where is the horse and its rider for good? Has its rider been swallowed up in the frenzy? Are its supports sleeping? Do they have no vision and no desire to be in the race? Or are they staying at home to sleep, because they are saying we want nothing to do with an evil race? As ‘good’ as this rationalization sounds, we do need to…
There is the law of attraction in which like attracts like. Crime attracts crime. Gangsters attract gangsters. Laziness attracts laziness. Evil attracts evil. Political ideology attracts like ideology. Greed attracts the greedy, and good attracts good. This is why you want to be careful about discerning what the force of attraction is in a neighborhood. In the same way, you need to discern what the force of attraction is in your spiritual life?
The words we speak have the power to set people free or put them in bondage. A parent calling a child “Stupid!” or “You are no good!” injures the child’s self-perception and negatively shapes and damages their future.
What is equally true, but less recognized is the same is principles apply to our emotional dialogue. In particular, our bitterness and unforgiveness.
Some have claimed that if Jesus is the Messiah, why is He not mentioned by name in the Old Testament? Well, here is the answer to this question.
The Bible is extraordinary in its depth of prophetic integrity. The redemptive message of Jesus is encoded into the Bible in layer upon layer of illustration, code and meaning. Here are three examples to wet your appetite
Everyone is prophetic in everything that they do. Every word, thought and action has prophetic consequences. As an example, if you tell a child that he or she is stupid with enough force, it will change their life, their self perception, their confidence and their way of thinking forever.
Biblical prophecy can be a powerful tool to reach people for Christ. It provides us with a solid foundation for our faith and the strong awareness that the Bible is true. Yet, Jesus also warns that there will come a time of deception and false Christs.