Christian Father-in-Law Syndrome?

Fortunately, Sheila and I both have a good relationship with our parent’s-in-law. I know we are certainly blessed in this regard, because for whatever reason this is not the case for every married couple. Usually one or both tend to have “issues with the in-laws.”...

Why Did Yeshua Curse the Fig Tree?

This is one of those stories I have wondered about for a long time. It never made sense to me… The lesson of the Fig Tree (Mark 13:28-31; Luke 21:29-33) 32 Now learn a parable of the fig tree; When his branch is yet tender, and putteth forth leaves, ye know that...

No Man Knows the Day or Hour?

How many of you have heard, said or taught that the Rapture is going to happen at any time because “No man knows the day or the hour”? I have. But let’s go back and look at that Scripture again. In fact, let’s just look through all of that...

50 Reasons or 50 Errors for a pre-Trib Rapture?

The recent blogs and Facebook posts I’ve done concerning the pre-Trib Rapture has stirred up no shortage of responses (as I knew they would). One person sent me a link to a website, with an article titled, “50 Reasons Why the Rapture Must Happen Before the...

How many firsts, seconds and lasts are there anyway?

How many FIRST times are there? How many SECOND times? How many LAST times? Modern pre-Trib Rapture “scholarship” appears to be not too far off from an Abbot and Costello routine… OK. So we have TWO second comings following a resurrection on the LAST...

Why the pre-Trib Rapture is a false doctrine

When is the Rapture? It seems to me that the Scriptures cannot be more clear as to the timing. Let’s set the stage with the words of Yeshua concerning the resurrection of His followers… John 6: 39 And this is the will of him who sent me, that I should lose...