MIDEAST UPDATE…3/17/2021…Our GOD Never Leaves Us, Nor Forsakes Us

As I was recalling my last conversation with Pastor R, I thought back on the difficulties that our friend has gone through over the years. Snippets came to mind of stories about the first Omar, back in 2012 and 2013, when he took the first handful of Bibles over the border from Jordan into Iraq and subsequently started a House […]

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Chronology of the Seals in Revelation 6…..Part Seven

As we prepare to discuss the details surrounding the opening of the Sixth Seal of Revelation 6 with an earthquake which the Bible foretells to be the most devastating quake in human history up to that point in time, it is important that a little groundwork be laid first.  So far in our study of Seals 1-5, although there have […]

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Chronology of the Seals in Revelation 6……Part Six

In this current series of writings, two previous articles described the events found in Revelation 4 and 5. These are crucial in understanding what happens directly after the Seals are opened in chapter 6. So far we have discussed the first four Seals in some detail with regard to the significance of each seal and the timing of the beginning […]

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MIDEAST UPDATE…2/23/2023…”Jesus Is The Resurrection And The Life”

As most know by this time, the death toll from the great February 6 quake is inching closer to 50,000 every day. The latest count I have been able to find is 47,244. That is a combined death count between Turkey and Syria. At least 164,000 buildings were destroyed. Many of the House of Blessing missionaries have joined those trying […]

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Chronology of the Seals in Revelation 6……Part Five

Fourth Seal: Death and Hades—Revelation 6:7-8 7 When he opened the fourth seal, I heard the voice of the fourth living creature saying, “Come and see.” 8 So I looked, and behold, a pale horse. And the name of him who sat on it was Death, and Hades followed with him. And power was given to them over a fourth […]

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MIDEAST UPDATE…2/7/2023…”And There Will Be Earthquakes in Diverse Places”

What had been the regular struggle to keep refugee tents upright during winter weather suddenly became a huge effort to reset and rebuild tents that had been shaken and knocked down, and even torn by two major earthquakes that hit just north of the southern border of Turkey with Syria on February 5. The first quake was said to have […]

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Chronology of the Seals in Revelation 6……Part Four

Third Seal: Yoke of Bondage—Revelation 6:5-6 5 When he opened the third seal, I heard the third living creature say: “Come and see.’ So I looked, and behold, a black horse, and he who sat on it had a pair of scales in his hand. 6 And I heard a voice in the midst of the four living creatures saying, […]

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MIDEAST UPDATE….1/25/2023….”Just Passing Through”

The more we see the world situation deteriorate, the more we look forward to the return of our Messiah and King, Jesus! Those of us who are familiar with the things that Jesus told His disciples were coming in the future—particularly the convergence of events at the end of the age, are also familiar with Jesus’ statement, “When you see […]

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Chronology of the Seals in Revelation 6……Part Three

Second Seal: Spirit of Violence and Bloodshed—Revelation 6:3-4 3 When He opened the second seal, I heard the second living creature saying, “Come and see.” 4 Another horse, fiery red, went out. And it was granted to the one that sat on it to take peace from the earth, and that people should kill one another, and there was given […]

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Chronology of the Seals in Revelation 6……Part Two

In Part One, I proposed a question: “To which time, era or age, do the Seal Judgments belong? Do they belong to the first half of the seven years of the Day of the Lord only? Or, could they belong to the period of time we know as the Church Age? There are really only these two options. Answering this […]

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