Where are we on God's Prophetic clock? We are in the "gap" between Jesus' crucifixion/resurrection and the start of Daniel's 70th week. We've been in this "gap" for approximately 2000 years, but the signs given to us by Jesus in Matthew 24 and Luke 21 indicate that we are now in the "last of the … Continue reading What time is it?
Imagine the crowds that surrounded Jesus during His 3 1/2 year ministry on earth. Here He was healing, driving out demons, and teaching as one with authority. Then there were always those "lurking" Pharisees and Scribes who sought to trick Jesus into saying something that would allow them to accuse Him of Blasphemy, or of … Continue reading Jesus said..”Let the little children come to Me”
This time every year, Christians around the world prepare to celebrate the Church Holiday of Easter. In-fact, Easter is considered the most Holy Day on the Church Calendar because it's the day that we celebrate the Resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ. Jesus' Resurrection is a really BIG deal! Jesus was the Firstfruit Wave Sheaf. … Continue reading Jesus’ hour had come
Nehemiah, Cupbearer to King Artaxerxes, returned to Jerusalem with the King's decree to repair Jerusalem's walls and gates which had remained in disrepair and ruin since the time of the Babylonian exile. Although the Temple had been rebuilt, the unwalled city of Jerusalem was not safe because of the hostility of Israel's neighbors. Particularly interesting … Continue reading Nehemiah’s Gates
Jeremiah accurately prophesied that after 70 years were complete for Babylon, the Jews would be permitted to return to Jerusalem and rebuild the city and the Temple. After Media/Persia conquered Babylon, King Cyrus of Persia issued a decree allowing the Jewish people to return to Jerusalem to rebuild the city and the Temple. 2 Chronicles … Continue reading Rebuilding Jerusalem and the Temple
Blessings to all of you! Happy Purim! Tonight, at sunset, the Festival of Purim begins. Purim is a "minor Jewish festival" that falls on the 14th of Adar. A "Jewish" day is always sunset to sunset, so the Festival of Purim begins tonight, March 20th at sunset and will continue through March 21st. Purim is … Continue reading Purim Blessings
The Southern Kingdom of Judah, whose capital was Jerusalem, lasted for approximately 150 years longer than the Northern Kingdom of Israel (aka Samaria or Ephraim) before they, too, were finally sent into exile. YHWH did not divorce Judah, like He did Israel (Samaria). Every single King in the northern Kingdom of Israel was evil. In … Continue reading Judah’s 70 year exile