April/May 1989

A Rod From the Stem of Jesse

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A Man Called Hezi

Sunday, February 26, was a beautiful morning in Midland, Texas. In less than five minutes I would be preaching the first two morning messages at the Midland Bible Church. I was anxious to get into the pulpit.

“The Seventh from Adam”

Have you ever made a “spiritual” new year’s resolution to read through the Bible in one year?  If you are like most Christians, you may have launched off safely and made good progress on your voyage...

Amos: An Introduction

Amos (meaning to bear or burden-bearer) was reared in Tekoa, a small town in the hill country of Judah, six miles south of Bethlehem and 18 miles from the Dead Sea.

God’s Judgment: Inevitable, Irrevocable Amos 1:1-2:16

Buzz words concerning political and social justice fill the air. The Soviets are talking about “glasnost” (openness) and “perestroika” (reconstruction) in hope of producing greater understanding and defusing tensions with the west.

Has God Rejected Israel? Romans 11:1-10

That’s the question the Apostle Paul posed as he opened the 11th chapter of Romans. For nearly two thousand years, many have asked the same question, and the majority of Christendom has answered, “Yes.”

The Cessation of the Gift of Tongues

In 1 Corinthians 14:21-22, the Apostle Paul indicated a connection between Isaiah 28:11 and the gift of tongues in the New Testament Church. The previous article examined that connection and Paul’s conclusion concerning the purpose of the gift of tongues.

The Solution to The Problems Facing The Church Today

There are multitudes of problems in the world today. They can be categorized as social, physical, economic, national, international, personal -the list goes on almost ad infinitum. It seems as though new problems develop every few days.

Joel of Jerusalem Apr/May 1989

While traveling recently, I met and spoke with two men who are representatives of the educational system in Israel.  They had just returned from a visit to the United States to observe the schools in that country. 

Daily News from Israel

News Digest — 6/14/24

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday (13th) visited the special anti-terrorism unit base, together with National Security Minister...

News Digest — 6/13/24

Approximately 250 rockets were launched on Wednesday (12th) towards northern Israel, disrupting...

Israel Rescues Four Hostages—and Still Suffers Consequences

IDF soldiers and commandos rescued four hostages from Gaza on Saturday. The daring rescue took place in a...

Rescued Hostages May Have Saved the Israeli Government!

Knesset member Benny Gantz RESIGNED from Netanyahu's wartime cabinet and called for new elections...

News Digest — 6/12/24

Hezbollah announced the death of a senior commander in an alleged Israeli airstrike in southern Lebanon on Tuesday night (11th), as the terror group fired...

News Digest — 6/11/24

The Wall Street Journal, on Monday night (10th) revealed condemning correspondence between...

Israel at War: Week 35

It seems that the numbers Hamas has used to detail Israel’s causing civilian deaths in large numbers are not accurate...

News Digest — 6/10/24

A cell of Hezbollah operatives launched anti-aircraft missiles at Israeli fighter jets over southern...

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