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 […]
Since we now live in the “end of the age”, most world events are affecting, in one way or another, the fulfillment of prophecies given to us for the times immediately preceding the Second Coming of Jesus to earth. Consequently, it would take a very thick book to provide a comprehensive explanation of how the […]
During his presidential campaign, Barack Obama promised that he would not wait until the last year of his administration to try for peace in the Middle East—as President Bill Clinton and President George W. Bush had done. Obama said that he would begin working on peace between the Palestinians and the Israelis in the first […]
Will it be Peace or War? While running for the presidency, Candidate Obama promised that he would not wait till the last year of his presidency to work for peace in the Middle East. He said he would start in the first year. You can mark this as one promise that has been kept. One […]
The word “Armageddon” appears only once in the Bible. Armies will be gathered together “into a place called in the Hebrew tongue Armageddon” (Revelation 16:16). Looking at the origin of the term, “Armageddon,” we see that “Har” means “mountain.” Next is “Gadad,” meaning “cut off,” as in a slaughter. This “Mountain of Slaughter” will be the site of large-scale death and destruction.
There it is—as crystal clear as it can be. The Revelation 14:8 prophecy plainly predicts the future fall of Babylon. Listen to it: “Babylon is fallen, is fallen, that great city, because she made all nations drink of the wine of the wrath of her fornication.”
Knowing that this prophecy about the coming fall of Babylon exists, and knowing that the United States and Great Britain are attacking Iraq—the nation that contains ancient Babylon, we simply must ask ourselves if the prophesied fall of Babylon is at hand.
Just when it looked like things couldn’t get worse for Israel, they did. What could be worse than a declared terrorist movement sharing power along your southern border? How about that same terrorist movement, Hamas, being in total and undisputed control along that border? By Irvin Baxter How did Israel get into this […]
The Messiah was the “anointed one” or the coming “King of Israel”. We could also think of the Messiah as being the savior. Many believe to this day that the Messiah has not yet come and they are still in search of him. The only clues available about the coming Messiah are contained in the prophecies of the Old Testament. In order to understand who the Messiah is let’s look at the prophecies which describe and speak of Him.
Many people have heard the term “Kingdom of God,” but few really understand what it is. Throughout the entire Bible, this was the central message! John the Baptist preached the Kingdom of God, Jesus preached it, and the apostles preached it. The last question that Jesus was asked before He left the earth was, “Lord, will you at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?” The coming Kingdom of God is the message that God wants to convey to every person on earth. The crucial question is, will you be a part of it?