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The Persecution of Believers on the Rise

  One of the great evils of the Tribulation will be the persecution and martyrdom of many believers—those who have come to faith with the aid of the two witnesses, the 144,000 witnesses and the angels (Rev. 7, 11, and … Continue reading

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Rejoicing in the Sufferings of Christ Will Produce Greater Joy When He Comes – 1 Peter 4:12-13

  1 Peter 4:12-13 Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal among you, which comes upon you for your testing, as though some strange thing were happening to you; 13 but to the degree that you share the … Continue reading

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Increased Evil and Lawlessness in 2016: 2 Signs of the Last Days

  In light of the increased terror attacks in the world, especially this year (2016), many are asking the question: what is going on? Obviously, we know that terror comes from terrorist groups like ISIS and Al-Qaida, but what really … Continue reading

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Are We Presently Living In the Biblical 7-Year Tribulation?

  Let me assure the readers of this blog that we—none of us on this earth—are in the tribulation. Yes, some of you are now enduring terrible suffering, but still it is not the tribulation spoken of in Revelation. That … Continue reading

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6 Main Issues Regarding the Orlando Massacre

  What are the main issues surrounding the Orlando massacre on June 12, 2016? There are three issues that our government leaders seem to suggest are the main issues: (1) whether the shooter was affiliated with any particular terrorist group; … Continue reading

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Christian’s Who Suffer Will Receive a Glorified Joy — from 1 Peter 1:6-8

Though we may feel sorry for the many Christians that suffer persecution and martyrdom, we should be aware that God is bringing them great joy. In 1 Peter 1:6-8, Peter reminds his people that their pain is necessary in order … Continue reading

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They were led as lambs to the slaughter — from Isaiah 53:7

I have been reviewing Isaiah 53:7-8.  That phrase “like a lamb that is led to slaughter, and like a sheep that is silent before its shearers,” made me think of these brave men (pictured above) that gave their lives.  They … Continue reading

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