“Then I heard a loud voice in heaven say: ‘Now have come the salvation and the power and the kingdom of our God, and the authority of his Christ. For the accuser of our brothers, who accuses them before our God day and night, has been hurled down. They overcame him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony; they did not love their lives so much as to shrink from death. Therefore rejoice, you heavens and you who dwell in them! But woe to the earth and the sea, because the devil has done down to you! He is filled with fury, because he knows that his time is short.”
Disclaimer: I am no Revelations expert! I have not studied this cryptic book in depth and I am very much mystified by its visions and prophecies. But I think this key passage is a strikingly clear and important message with some direct and unmistakable implications that are crucial for the way we live our lives today as Christians in an unsaved world. Continue Reading →
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“Whoever isolates himself seeks his own desire; he breaks out against all sound judgment.” Proverbs 18:1
A couple of years ago I stumbled across this verse while reading. Initially I sort of glazed over it, but then the stark, simple truth of it festered within me and I couldn’t get this proverb out of my mind. Basically, the take home point is this: Continue Reading →