There are 3 uses for the beautiful gift of tongues:
(Note: the gift of tongues is the only one of the nine gifts that the believer can use at their own choosing, the other 8 gifts are as HE wills. 1Cor 12v7-11, 1Cor 14v4,18, Jude v20,21).
1) The main use of the gift of tongues is for private prayer (including intercession, 1Tim 2v1-8) and for building up one's faith. Matt 6v6, 7v7-11, Luke 11v9-13, Rom 8v26-28, 1Cor 14v2,4,18, Jude v20,21. Paul thought
Updated 1 Week Ago at 10:19 AM by jb
The strategic timing of the start of the prophetic ministry of the Two Witnesses.
The Two Witnesses appear to start their ministries a few days before Antichrist’s image is set up in the Temple, and they warn of the terrible events that are about to overtake Israel and the world. In spite of innumerable attempts to kill them, their ministries continue for 1,260 days, until their death, a few days before the return of Jesus.
The conflict in Jerusalem between God's Two Witnesses
Updated April 8th, 2016 at 07:57 AM by jb
A major cause of lawlessness in the last days will be a greed, which results in escalating crime and violence on a world scale, just as in Noah’s day, when every thought of men was only evil continually, and violence filled the whole earth. Gen 6v1-13. This moral degeneration was also caused by evil spirits (referred to as "sons of God," Gen 6v2,4 with Job 1v6, 2v1, 38v7) infiltrating mankind by taking upon themselves giant fleshly bodies, which though outwardly similar to human bodies
Updated May 4th, 2016 at 07:51 AM by jb
Rev 22v7: “Behold, I am coming quickly! Blessed is he who keeps the words of the prophecy of this book."
Rev 22v12: “And behold, I am coming quickly, and My reward is with Me, to give to every one according to his work.”
Rev 22v20: “He who testifies to these things says, "Surely I am coming quickly." Amen. Even so, come, Lord Jesus!”
In the last chapter of the Bible (Rev 22) the Lord Jesus says the following words, “behold/surely, I am coming
Updated December 7th, 2016 at 07:00 AM by jb
"The city, the great one" is the city of Jerusalem."
The emphatic and exclusive phase, “the city, the great one,” which describes “Babylon” in Rev14v8, 16v19, 17v18, 18v10,16,18,19,21; is said, in Rev 11v8, to be the place “where also our Lord was crucified,” that is, Jerusalem. Those who say that “Babylon” is Rome, admit that it is very difficult to ignore this plain statement that “the city, the great one” is Jerusalem. They admit that they lay
Updated 2 Weeks Ago at 09:06 PM by jb