Two Goats

The most holy day of the year for the Jew is Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement. It occurs in the midst of a 10-day period of introspection and repentance. We find the description of its religious requirements in Leviticus 16. One aspect of this celebration is the role played by two goats. “He shall […]

Open Doors and the Revelation

The book of Revelation intrigues us because of what it tells about the future for the earth, this place we call home. The imagery that the Apostle John provides in detail speaks to us about how things are viewed from above. We are given a variety of word pictures that describe eternal realities related to […]

He Receives Sinners

“…Adam and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the Lord God amongst the trees of the garden. And the Lord God called unto Adam, and said unto him, Where art thou?” Genesis 3:8-9 Have you heard? God talks to sinners. “…And Cain was very wroth, and his countenance fell. And the Lord said unto […]

God’s Secrets!

The Lord Jesus Christ has made it possible for all of His people to know all that the Father has told Him (John 15:15). We can be among those who enjoy His "sweet, satisfying companionship" by having our hearts established in the reverent, worshipful fear of the Lord (Psa.25:14, Ampl). This "fear" is simply "realizing His continual Presence"(Eccl.8:12, Ampl), believing against sight, reason, and feelings, that He is without interruption with us, throughout and to the end of this age (Matt.28:20)

Walk Before God

Question: how does fallen man walk before a holy God in a corrupt world? This may be God’s greatest miracle. Yet, it was what God intended for man all along. The failure of Adam and Eve was repeated from generation to generation in different ways until Enoch came along. The Bible tells us that, “Enoch […]

Resurrection and Our Holy Ground

“Remember Jesus Christ, risen from the dead. …” (2 Timothy 2:3) Paul wrote these words to Timothy, a son in the faith to the apostle, a fellow laborer, and a brother in the Lord. This led off a series of instructions from one whose life would soon be ended by a Roman executioner’s blade. As […]