Tag: Isaiah

Here’s Your Sign (A Dramatization)

“…and you shall call his name Jesus for he shall save his people from their sins.” By Irvin Baxter   Therefore, the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel. Isaiah 7:14   Mary was a young virgin living in the […]

Prophecies of the First Coming and Their Fulfillments

The First & Second Coming By Irvin Baxter   Many prophecies were given in the Old Testament about the First Coming of the Messiah. Jesus fulfilled every one of them down to the most intricate detail. Below are twenty-four of those prophecies and proof from the New Testament of each of their fulfillments. Prophecy: Messiah […]

Should Christians Keep the Sabbath?

Should Christians Keep the Sabbath? By David K. Bernard Excerpted from David K. Bernard, The Apostolic Life (Hazelwood, MO; Word Aflame Press, © 2006). Used by permission.) Click here to purchase the entire book or visit www.pentecostalpublishing.com for other resources from Dr. Bernard.   Groups such as the Seventh-Day Adventists have raised many questions about the Sabbath in the minds of […]

Was Jesus the Messiah? Was He God?

Was Jesus God? The word “messiah” means anointed one. Many Jews don’t believe Jesus was the Messiah. They believe the Messiah will come one day and bring peace to the earth. They believe he will build their temple and will rule the world from Jerusalem.   Muslims believe Jesus was a prophet and some even […]

Israel’s Capital: Tel Aviv or Jerusalem?

At the beginning of December 2014, President Obama issued a memorandum postponing the relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The memorandum suspended the implementation of the Jerusalem Embassy Act, approved by Congress in 1995, which had acknowledged that “the city of Jerusalem has been the capital of the State […]

Antichrist in the Spotlight

Who is the Antichrist? A Dallas pastor created a stir when he accused President Obama of “paving the way for the future reign of the Antichrist.” A Montana GOP congressional candidate caught the nation’s attention, when he referred to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as the “Antichrist”. A prophecy scholar shocked the scientific community […]

Who is the Antichrist?

He is “that man of sin…the son of perdition; who opposeth and exalteth himself above all that is called God, or that is worshipped; so that he as God sitteth in the temple of God, shewing himself that he is God.” (2 Thessalonians 2:3-4)  Who is the Antichrist? By Linda Sargent   With all of […]

Was Jesus the Messiah? Was He God?

The word “messiah” means anointed one. The Jews don’t believe Jesus was the Messiah. They believe the Messiah will come one day and bring peace to the earth. They believe he will build their temple and will rule the world from Jerusalem. Muslims believe Jesus was a prophet and that He was the Messiah. They […]

The Coming Destruction of Damascus

What will become of the prophesied war in Damascus? By Tani Shrabel   “The burden of Damascus. Behold, Damascus is taken away from being a city, and it shall be a ruinous heap. Isaiah 17:1   Isaiah 17 clearly prophesies the destruction of Damascus, Syria. With the recent turmoil in Syria, where almost 7,000 have been […]

Set Sail!

Recently, three friends and I had the opportunity to go on a twelve-mile rafting excursion in southeast Indiana. Upon arriving at our destination, we learned that the entire state was experiencing one of its rainiest seasons in years. Consequently, the additional precipitation had an adverse effect on the river. This equated to water levels four […]