Setting the Stage: Are We Seeing the Rise of the False Prophet?

As we race toward 2019, we see ominous activity in the Middle East and what appears to be prophesy-fulfilling developments around the world. Bible believers understand we do not (and will not) know the day or the hour of the rapture (Matthew 24:36, Mark 13:32), but we are to understand the times and the seasons …

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Celebrating the Birth of a Jewish Carpenter: Born with a Purpose

Tis the season!  We recently commemorated the Jewish Festival of Lights (Hanukkah), and as believers, we know that Jesus Himself is the Light of the World (John 8:12, John 9:5). Our sights now turn toward Christmas and the celebration of the birth of our Savior who is Christ the Lord. But let’s get practical for …

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Preparation of a Kingdom

In His covenant with Abraham, God promised land and descendants...a kingdom.  He gave Abraham and His descendants the land of Canaan (Israel today), establishing "headquarters" for the earthly kingdom.  But a new kingdom is being developed!  This kingdom is a worldwide family made up of those who receive the Messiah.  (Jews and Gentiles)  In this …

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3 Conditions Needed to Bring the King Home

What is required in order for Jesus to return?  Did you know it has to do with the Davidic Covenant...and that happens to be our topic of discussion this week?  If you missed yesterday's lesson, I encourage you to scroll back to it before jumping into today's lesson. In Acts 1:6-8, the disciples were trying …

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