A Companion in Tribulation and the Patience of Jesus Christ

A Solitary Island Out in the Ocean Fog

“I John, who also am your brother, and companion in tribulation, and in the kingdom and patience of Jesus Christ, was in the isle that is called Patmos, for the word of God, and for the testimony of Jesus Christ.” (Revelations 1:9) John also lived the Word of God and had the testimony of Jesus … اقرأ المزيد

Christ is Revealed in Your Difficulties

sweating blood

A podcast – the first in a series of messages the Lord burdened me bring recently in Athol, Idaho in May of 2012. Download – Jesus Revealed in Difficulties – Idaho 5-2012 (Note: when you get the message “The file exceeds the maximum size that we scan. Download anyway” you will have to click on … اقرأ المزيد

Seven Churches – the "Vengeance" of God Sevenfold

number 7 in gold

It is spiritual light and true worship that exposes and destroys spiritual darkness and the deception of false worship. And true spiritual light and true worship is what Jesus’ Revelation message is all about! The Revelation message also is the “vengeance” or “revenge” of God against those (professing Christianity or otherwise) who have persecuted and … اقرأ المزيد

Was Dead – But Behold, I Am Alive For Evermore!

resurrection from the tomb

“And unto the angel of the church in Smyrna write; These things saith the first and the last, which was dead, and is alive;” (Revelations 2:8) Jesus starts each message to the different churches by emphasizing something about his own character that was already described in the first chapter of Revelations – that particularly applies … اقرأ المزيد

A True Worshiper of Jesus is a Spiritual Jew

Persecution of early Christians

“I know thy works, and tribulation, and poverty, (but thou art rich) and I know the blasphemy of them which say they are Jews, and are not, but are the synagogue of Satan.” (Revelations 2:9) Just like the Ephesus period of time (church age), the true worshipers were true laborers, but now they were especially … اقرأ المزيد

Be Faithful and True to Jesus – Even Unto Death

John in prison being beheaded

“Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days: be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.” (Revelation 2:10) You cannot fear men and the sufferings they … اقرأ المزيد

"And Ye Shall Have Tribulation Ten Days"

Romans persecuting Christians

“Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days: be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.” (Revelation 2:10) Notice that Jesus also tells them that they … اقرأ المزيد

Will You Be Hurt By the Second Death?

Adam and Eve Driven out

“He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; He that overcometh shall not be hurt of the second death.” (Revelation 2:11) Again, can you hear what the Spirit of God is saying? As already stated in earlier posts, this exact same question is asked at the end of … اقرأ المزيد

Have You Received a White Stone With a New Name Written?

White Stone at Graveyard

“He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna, and will give him a white stone, and in the stone a new name written, which no man knoweth saving he that receiveth it.” (Revelation 2:17) Notice … اقرأ المزيد

Patience to Keep the Word Against the Temptation of Hypocrisy

Holding the Bible

“Because thou hast kept the word of my patience, I also will keep thee from the hour of temptation, which shall come upon all the world, to try them that dwell upon the earth.” ~ Revelation 3:10 In Luke 21:19 Jesus stated “In your patience possess ye your souls.” It takes patience to continue to … اقرأ المزيد

Will You Eat Supper With Jesus?

last supper with Jesus

“Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.” ~ Revelation 3:20 The invitation and desire of the Lord has always been to have us “sup with him.” The notion of eating … اقرأ المزيد

To Overcome You Must Fight!

soldiers in array

“To him that overcometh will I grant to sit with me in my throne, even as I also overcame, and am set down with my Father in his throne.” ~Revelation 3:21 Again, as with all the other church ages, we have also been tasked with a responsibility to overcome the spirit of our age. This … اقرأ المزيد

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آذان مغطاة ولا تستمع

"من له أذن فليسمع ما يقوله الروح للكنائس." رؤيا يوحنا 3:22 هل كانت كنيستك تستمع؟ أو طريقة أخرى لقولها: هل كانت خدمتك والناس يستمعون؟ ذات مرة كان لدي معلم يعبر عن "أنت تسمع ، لكنك لا تستمع". يصل الصوت إلى أذنك و ... اقرأ المزيد

When Worshiping in the Spirit, We See God on the Throne!

Jesus in the clouds

“And immediately I was in the Spirit: and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne.” ~ Revelation 4:2 Notice what “come up hither”  (as mentioned in Revelation 4:1) meant: he had to respond by being in the spirit of worship; and once he was in the spirit, he spiritually … اقرأ المزيد

Look Under the Altar of Sacrifice to Find the Faithful and True

“And when he had opened the fifth seal, I saw under the altar the souls of them that were slain for the word of God, and for the testimony which they held: And they cried with a loud voice, saying, How long, O Lord, holy and true, dost thou not judge and avenge our blood … اقرأ المزيد

The 144,000 With the Seal of God

Prior to Revelation chapter 7, within Revelation chapter 6 and verses 12 through 17, we saw that spiritual truth was opened up against the error of false doctrines, and the false fellowships that are produced from them. So understand that Revelation chapter 7 is a continuation of this same event that started in chapter 6. … اقرأ المزيد

God’s Two Anointed Witnesses

كلمة وروح في المسوح

(This article covers Revelation 11:1-6) “And there was given me a reed like unto a rod: and the angel stood, saying, Rise, and measure the temple of God, and the altar, and them that worship therein.” ~ Revelation 11:1 This has a similar parallel in Ezekiel 40 through 43 where instruction is also given to … اقرأ المزيد

The Final Trumpet Reveals the Kingdoms of the Beasts

Red Dragon Fighting the Woman

(From Revelation the 12th chapter) The final trumpet of Revelation exposes the battles the church has faced, and will face, with the beast-like kingdoms of men. It is important to point out that God has often used trumpets as the means of waking up people to the spiritual battles they must face and fight.  There … اقرأ المزيد

144,000 Sealed with Their Father’s Name

اسم الله في المقدمة

“And I looked, and, lo, a Lamb stood on the mount Sion, and with him an hundred forty and four thousand, having his Father’s name written in their foreheads.” ~ Revelation 14:1 In sharp contrast to Revelation chapter 13 concerning the beasts and those marked by the beast: these in chapter 14 are not marked … اقرأ المزيد

رؤيا يوحنا الفصل 20 - تصحيح سجل تاريخ الإنجيل

الشيطان ملزم

Let us first briefly set the context straight for Revelation chapter 20: First, earlier in Revelation chapter 12, Paganism, in the form of a red dragon representing the open Pagan religions under the Roman empire, is shown persecuting the church. Next, the Roman Catholic beast is shown in Revelation 13, also persecuting Christians. Then after … اقرأ المزيد

العهد الألفي في الرؤيا الفصل 20

الأسد والحمل

الطريقة الدينية الحديثة لتفسير تصوير سفر الرؤيا الإصحاح 20 لحكم 1000 عام قد أطلق عليها عدة مرات عنوان "العهد الألفي". كان لهذا التصوير شكلين ، ولكن معظم هؤلاء يصورون هذا "الحكم الألفي" كمملكة أرضية ليسوع المسيح على الأرض ، بعد "نشوة" القديسين و ... اقرأ المزيد

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