Monthly Archives: April 2013

You Have to Go Through Hell to Get to Heaven

I am working on a message that I hope to preach soon. Here are the rough–really rough–notes so far.  I think I should begin by looking at the macro picture of how Jesus is bringing us all to heaven, and by … Continue reading

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Christ is Victor

I am often asked why I assert so strongly that the church shall experience widespread evangelistic victory in the world prior to the Second Coming. Here is the answer, based largely on 1 Corinthians 15:  1. Paul teaches plainly that … Continue reading

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Wales Recapitulatio

First of all, I hope you are duly impressed with my Latin. Now to my point.  I returned from Wales Monday, and, as always, the first few days after returning, I spend time early mornings thinking and praying back over … Continue reading

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New album from Jonathan Alvear

I received Jonathan Alvear’s new album yesterday in the mail. Couldn’t wait to get it out and listen to it. I had long anticipated him recording an album. I have always loved his singing in the various meetings where I … Continue reading

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Cover Me: Stephen Rivers CD Release Concert

Excited to share a video of the release concert for Stephen Rivers new project, Cover Me. Stephen is worship pastor at Cornerstone Apostolic Church, and his music is an incredible blessing. Check it out! (New CD available at iTunes

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Is Jesus Married to a Man?

A visitor to my blog recently posted a comment in response to a post on gay marriage. He argued for gay marriage using this quite simple line of reasoning: As a Christian, I am married to Jesus. Jesus is a man and I am … Continue reading

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Earnestly Desiring Spiritual Gifts

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