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The Sovereignty of God and the Elect-Part 5

We are going to talk about the subject of free will in regards to man and how it impacts this subject of the sovereignty of God and the elect. Free will is the ability of men to make choices that

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The Sovereignty of God and the Elect-Part 4

In Psa 139, we read that it is impossible to get beyond the reach of God and shows the doctrines of omniscience and omnipresence (Rom 8.38). We are going to look at the Will of God in this segment and

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The Sovereignty of God and the Elect-Part 3

Many people say that it would be unjust for the Lord to choose some and not others, but is it? Is it unjust to command a person to repent when he has been “predestined” to be lost? Would it be

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The Sovereignty of God and the Elect-Part 2

We have established the fact that the Lord controls all things and we have also shown that he controls thoughts and actions and determines who will be saved. Now we are going to discuss some questions that may come up

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The Sovereignty of God and the Elect-Part 1

Having established the fact that God controls all things in the Introduction, we are going to move on to the concept that the Lord controls who will be saved and who will not. We know that the Lord chose Abraham

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The Sovereignty of God and the Elect – Introduction

We are going to look into the doctrine of salvation and discuss how the concept of “election” fits in. Simply put, the elect are those who God has chosen, or predestined, to salvation before the world came into being. In

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The Real Agenda of the Vatican

There are many who have a hard time understanding why the Vatican and the Pope seem to side with the Palestinians and those opposing the nation of Israel. In May, 2015, Pope Francis called the leader of the Palestinians an

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How Well Do You Know The Scriptures-Part 1

Many people have grown up in “church” and then try to understand the Scriptures from a Hebrew perspective, and find themselves confused. They study from this teacher and that teacher and many times they conflict with each other. It has

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The Birth-pains of the Messiah-Conclusion

We have come to the third and final significant Rosh Ha Shannah to Yom Kippur of the Birth-pains. This is at the end of the seven years and Messiah will come from heaven, as we all know, but he does

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The Birth-pains of the Messiah-Part 4

We have reached the half-way point of the Birth-pains, so let’s do a quick review before we move on. The last 1000 year period of the 7000 year plan of God is called the “Day of the Lord” or “Lord’s

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The Birth-pains of the Messiah-Part 3

We are going to begin to discuss the events of the Birth-pains or Tribulation period. There are many events that happen during this time and many prophecy teachers discuss them, but there are a few keys that need to be

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The Birth-pains of the Messiah-Part 2

As of Spring, 2015, Many teachers on television are saying that we may be entering into the Birth-pains in the next few months, but they are totally out of the loop as far as Bible prophecy is concerned. We are

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The Birth-pains of the Messiah-Part 1

We have learned in previous studies that the spring festivals of Passover, Unleavened Bread, First Fruits and Pentecost were blueprints for the first coming of Yeshua and certain prophetic events, such as the crucifixion, burial, resurrection and the coming of

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Have you ever heard of Saulus Benjaminus Tarsus Paulus?

During the Roman Republic, Roman males were often referred to by four names. Examples of this is Gaius Julius Caesar Imperator. The first name (Gaius) was the persons “given” name called the “praenomen.” The second name (Julius) is called the

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The Spiritual Sniper-Conclusion

The establishment of the spiritual sniper has also led to the development of spiritual sniper countermeasures to reduce the damage caused by another spiritual sniper. The spiritual sniper will look for high value targets by observing the behavior of those

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The Spiritual Sniper-Part 2

We know from Scripture that we are engaged in a war, and that our weapons are not carnal. It is clear from Scripture that the Lord does not want us to approach this subject lightly, and not know what we

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The Spiritual Sniper-Part 1

War is the attempt by one entity to impose its will over another by force. War always involves at least two sides and new tactics by one always meant that new countermeasures had to be developed. The three elements of

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Tithing and Biblical Giving-Conclusion

We are going to continue discussing public giving and how it related to tithing and biblical giving. A “beit din” or a court was set up in cities everywhere. This court would receive applications from the poor and they presented

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Tithing and Biblical Giving-Part 9

We left off in Part 8 talking about how we should not let our left hand know what the right hand is doing when it comes to giving alms. This means we should give “in secret” and not blow a

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Tithing and Biblical Giving-Part 8

Now we are going to get into the area concerning money, alms giving and prosperity. We read in Acts 24.17 that Paul was coming to the festival of Shavuot (Acts 20.16) and was bringing “alms to my nation and to

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