Philadelphia 1

This is a series of posts on the letters of Jesus to the seven churches in Revelation 2&3. This is my first post on the church of Philadelphia.. To see all my previous posts on these two chapters, please look down at the end for a full list. Please either listen to the audio clipContinue reading “Philadelphia 1”

Sunday Review 8

Hi, yesterday I finished my series of posts exploring Matthew 24, the Olivet Discourse, from the point of view that these precious verses form a lighthouse of warnings and encouragements for all generations but especially for the end-time generation. However, certain theological positions seek to dilute or even evade these sound warnings. If you missedContinue reading “Sunday Review 8”

Even To The Point Of Death

Please either listen to the audio clip above or read the notes below or both at the same time. We were praying and fasting this week for Afghanistan and in our prayer meeting I saw, in my mind’s eye, that Jesus was standing before a blackboard with a piece of chalk. And Jesus was sayingContinue reading “Even To The Point Of Death”

Sunday Review 6

Welcome to this Sunday Review. Last week I focused on the identity of the rider of the white horse in Revelation 6:1. The links are below. I have two more posts on this subject which I will put up this week and I will probably bring it all together in one long post too. YesterdayContinue reading “Sunday Review 6”

Sunday Review 5

Hi and welcome to this Sunday Review. As I write this, encouraging words are coming out of Afghanistan of the fearless work of Christian evangelists risking their very lives and sharing the gospel. At the same time, the youth of Afghanistan are disillusioned and disgusted with the behaviour of the Taliban. This gives a wonderfulContinue reading “Sunday Review 5”

Nehemiah’s Gates 5

The rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem by Nehemiah was birthed in tears and prayers and fasting. Nehemiah 1:3a ‘The wall of Jerusalem is broken down and its gates have been burned with fire. When I heard these things I sat down and wept. for some days I mourned and fasted and prayed before theContinue reading “Nehemiah’s Gates 5”

Nehemiah’s Gates 3

Thanks to those who helpfully commented on compatibility issues. WordPress tell me it may be the theme I am using which is not compatible with Explorer 10 or earlier. I will look at changing the theme. One dear friend commented that my more abstract artworks always look as if they have compatibility issues. I foundContinue reading “Nehemiah’s Gates 3”

Sunday Review 3

Hi and welcome to this Sunday Review, dated 22/08/2021. Last week, I continued to focus on my series ‘The Martyrdom of Stephen‘ which explored the idea that Acts 6-7 is a foreshadow of the end-time tribulation which is approaching soon. Hopefully I was able to express the golden essence of the closeness of God toContinue reading “Sunday Review 3”

The Martyrdom of Stephen 9

This is the ninth and last in a series of short posts on the martyrdom of Stephen, described in Acts 6-7, exploring if this is a foreshadow of the end-time tribulations. To start at the beginning, at the first post, please click here Either listen to the short audio clip above or read the notesContinue reading “The Martyrdom of Stephen 9”

The Martyrdom of Stephen 8

This is the eighth in a series of nine short posts on the martyrdom of Stephen, described in Acts 6-7, exploring if this was a foreshadow of the end-time tribulations that are coming. To start at the beginning of the series, at the first post, then please click here. Please either listen to the shortContinue reading “The Martyrdom of Stephen 8”

Please Pray For Afghanistan

Please pray for Afghanistan. Please pray that the hearts of the people will be strengthened and encouraged. Pray that the cruelty of the Taliban will only serve to draw the hearts of the people to the loving arms of the Prince of Peace. Pray for an outpouring of the Spirit, for miraculous signs and wonders,Continue reading “Please Pray For Afghanistan”

Nehemiah’s Gates 7

The rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem by Nehemiah was birthed in tears and prayers and fasting. Ten gates are mentioned in Nehemiah chapter 3. The names of the gates looked forward to the gospel and the Messiah Yeshua who was to come. And so we can see how God’s sovereign plan to bring redemptionContinue reading “Nehemiah’s Gates 7”

Nehemiah’s Gates 4

The rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem by Nehemiah was birthed in tears and prayers and fasting. Nehemiah 1:3a ‘The wall of Jerusalem is broken down and its gates have been burned with fire. When I heard these things I sat down and wept. for some days I mourned and fasted and prayed before theContinue reading “Nehemiah’s Gates 4”

The Martyrdom of Stephen 7

This is the seventh in a series of eight posts based on Acts 6-7 and the martyrdom of Stephen exploring if it is a foreshadow of end-time persecution for the Church. To go to the beginning of this series, to the first post, please click here. Please either listen to the short audio clip aboveContinue reading “The Martyrdom of Stephen 7”

Understanding Afghanistan

Understanding Afghanistan has most definitely never been an easy task! As the Americans withdraw their forces, the Taliban are retaking the land and developing a strangle-hold on this nation. As we read and watch the headlines on our screens there is every reason for us to be concerned. But yet behind the tabloid headlines thereContinue reading “Understanding Afghanistan”