How To Be Saved

What must I do to be saved?  Answer:  Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ and you will be  saved!  (Acts 16:31)   How can I become a child of God?  “For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus  (Galatians 3:26; John 1:12).  See also John 3:3, 15;…

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PROPER RELATIONSHIP

Mankind has a problem!  Mankind is separated from God! Mankind in and of himself cannot restore his lost  relationship with God.  Only God has the necessary power  to restore (save) mankind!   That divine power was demonstrated by the Cross-death and resurrection of Jesus Christ!  Therefore, because God Loved Mankind so…

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GOOD, GREAT, CHIEF SHEPHERD!  

GOOD, GREAT, CHIEF SHEPHERD!   The following footnote  on John, chapter 10, verse 11 is from the “Lindsell Study Bible,  Concordance, Published by Tyndale, Page 164: “Christ is called the Good Shepherd  in 10:11,   the Great Shepherd in Hebrews 13:20,  and the Head or Chief Shepherd  in 1 Peter 5:4.…

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CHRONOLOGICAL EVENTS OF THE LAST DAYS

CHRONOLOGICAL EVENTS OF THE LAST DAYS  RAPTURE TRIBULATION SECOND COMING OF CHRIST ARMAGEDDON MILLENNIUM GREAT WHITE THRONE JUDGEMENT  ETERNITY This study is primarily concerned with the next great event on the calendar of prophecy:     THE COMING RAPTURE OF THE CHURCH. The Rapture of the Church refers to the events…

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Empowered Mentality

EMPOWERED MENTALITY Understanding God  requires more than innate curiosity.   God is fascinating!  Unfortunately, most people turn aside long before reaching the magnificent knowledge plateau that formulates God in our thinking.  The Bible is the Mind of Christ and His Mind is a terrible thing to waste!  1 Corinthians 2:16).  The…

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THE STONE ROLLED AWAY

  THE STONE ROLLED AWAY  “And, behold, there was a great earthquake: for the angel of the Lord descended from heaven, and came and rolled back the stone from the door, and sat upon it.” — Matthew 28: 2. The Cross is the portal to immortality!  The stone was removed…

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THINKING EVIL AND GOOD Part One

THINKING EVIL and GOOD – Part One Since we know good and evil, we think good and evil with the result that we  do good and evil.  Merrill Unger,  in his book ” DEMONS IN THE WORLD TODAY” well said: Satan and demons are in opposition to God, exalting themselves…

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GRACE BEFORE JUDGMENT

Grace before judgment!   During the Tribulation,  the Gospel will be proclaimed as never before in history.    Please turn to  and read in your Bible (Matthew 24:3-44), where we read that   Christ taught His Disciples as He sat on the Mount of Olives.  They asked Him about the end…

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The Angelic Infiltration

ANGELIC INFILTRATION  By R. B. Thieme, Jr. Used with permission.   Genesis, Chapter Six opens with a brief statement regarding the antediluvian civilization.  It reads: “Now it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the land, and daughters were born to them.” “Men” is a generic…

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End Times

CHRONOLOGICAL EVENTS OF THE LAST DAYS: RAPTURE TRIBULATION SECOND COMING OF CHRIST ARMAGEDDON MILLENNIUM  GREAT WHITE THRONE JUDGEMENT ETERNITY Please note: this is only a basic summary for clarification.   However, at the conclusion of this study you will fine recommended reading for a more detailed study of the fascinating  end…

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RESURRECTION CELEBRATION 

RESURRECTION CELEBRATION    April 5th,   2 – 4 a.m. 2020   In the First Epistle of Paul to the Thessalonians (A. D. 54); Chapter One, verse 10, we read:  “and to wait for His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead, even Jesus,  who delivereth us from the…

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BIBLE STUDY

 KNOWLEDGE – TRUTH – BELIEF  Bible Study demands your undivided attention.   Prayer, Meditation and fellowship are prerogatives.  Therefore,  “THE FILLING OF THE HOLY SPIRIT”  is an Imperative. Before you begin any Bible Study, as a believer in the Lord Jesus Christ, be sure you have named your sins  (idle thoughts…

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CURRENT EVENTS

CURRENT EVENTS-LOOK UP! Every crisis in the life of a believer is designed by God, for His purpose.  God has a definite Plan for each believer!  God’s Plan is designed to glorify God and to focus attention on the Person and Work of Christ and the Grace of God.  Now,…

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YOUR SALVATION HAS BEEN GRACIOUSLY PROVIDED

Salvation is perfect!  We can never improve  salvation.  We can disapprove salvation. How?  By rejecting the Cross of Christ.  Salvation is complete!  We can add nothing to it.  Salvation is everlasting!  God  provided salvation! We can accept it or reject it. Each person with the available knowledge, may choose – personal choice! What…

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DIVINE OPERATING ASSETS

A dark house on a dark street may not be visible. But if the night lights are on, on the inside,  we see the light.  The house takes on a beauty of it’s own.   When the Holy Spirit controls our life (thinking) our soul is lighted by His power in…

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WE THE PEOPLE

Hoi polloi:  “Ordinary people”  (From  Greek, literally “the many”) “We the people” – the ordinary people of America – the heart and the soul of our nation.   “We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect Union , establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide…

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PSALM 23

The Shepherd-sheep relationship is meant to be calming and re-assuring in Psalm 23 – read it often, and then just meditate on each expression. The entire Bible assumes and presents  the existence of one true God. There is no attempt to prove  and no attempt to defend the point – it…

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GOD IS INFINITE UNFAILING LOVE

WE LOVE BECAUSE GOD FIRST LOVED US (1 John 4:7-21). God in His Word declares that  “God IS ” (Exodus 3:14).  The Bible declares that “God IS Love.”— a simple yet significant statement revealing that love is what God IS as well as what God does. No one can fully understand…

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What is a “Statement Of Faith?”

A Statement of Faith is a public explanation of the fundamental beliefs  as taught by the Pastor or denomination, of the local church.  It is a summary,  a teaching platform  expressing  the principles of the Christian Faith. PLEASE GO TO OUR  “STATEMENT OF FAITH”  ON THE HOME PAGE FOR A…

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THE SHARP EDGES OF FAITH

THE SHARP EDGES OF FAITH THE QUESTION OF UNANSWERED PRAYER AND THE ADDICTED WHO FEEL DEJECTED ARE THE OBJECT OF THIS STUDY. We believe in a transcendent God, all-powerful, yet personable.   But, so much about life cannot be understood rationally, especially unanswered prayer.  Can we talk? I’m not certain that…

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Serving Secrets

Please open your Bible to Matthew 25 and  read verses 35-40.   From these words in Matthew twenty-five spoken by Christ Himself , we  learn that when we  serve others we are literally serving our blessed Savior.   Opportunities to serve others (Christ) are all around us.  These opportunities are given…

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HEAVEN – THE KINGDOM OF GOD

Heaven – The Kingdom of God, is based on my study outline on Heaven, as well as  various books and publications by some of the greatest teachers of the Word of God over the last 100 years.   Before we begin our study, please be sure you have acknowledged your sins…

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HAVE YOU HUGGED YOUR BIBLE TODAY?

GOD BREATHED — have you hugged your Bible today? Have you embraced the Lord today.  Do it right now.  It is so reassuring, that the Lord God is always listening….do you have any thoughts for God? (The Bible is the Eternal Word of God.) The Bible is the Book of…

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THINKING GOOD AND EVIL -Part Two

THINKING GOOD AND EVIL –  Part Two TWO CONTRASTING DYNASPHERES What we think is who we are in the present, and what we become in the future.  But, what we think has roots that go back before time, to a point in eternity past.   There are two systems of thought; …

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The Fellowship Of Giving

“The Fellowship Of Giving” 1 Corinthians 10:16-17 In this study, we will look at a few  points of doctrine, which are presented for your edification to build you up, to feed your soul,  in the love,  in the body of Christ.  FELLOWSHIP – SHARING  “Is not the cup of blessing…

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TRUTHS FOR THINKING

  Absolute Truth exists in three categories: Divine Laws of Establishment – for believers and unbelievers. The Gospel of Salvation – for unbelievers. The Word of God – for believers. Integrity is loyalty to truth.  Christian integrity is faithfulness to God. “The sum of Thy Word is Truth, And every one of Thy Righteous ordinances is…

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MY RULER-PRINCE….

Jesus Christ Our Prince-Ruler, My Ruler-Prince During His First Advent,  Christ (Messiah) earned the title “King of Kings and Lord of Lords” (1 Timothy 6:15).  Our Lord Jesus Christ defeated Satan at the Cross. For winning the strategic victory in the angelic warfare,  God the Father gave Him the title…

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Ego Trips and Fame Seekers…..

“For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them” (Ephesians 2:10).   Notice we are the result of His workmanship, created IN Christ  for good works – GOD HAS A PLAN for each of His children.  Even…

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ADDICTION

ADDICTION: Since everyone has a human nature that sins, everyone has a sin nature.  We all have addictions – many kinds, and another one, too! A Lifelong, Close Friend – Leroy Wyatt (now with the Lord), confided in me often – just about every time we got together.  The one…

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THE SEARCH LIGHT AND THE DIPPER

Desperate men and women subconsciously yearn  for God’s Love, mercy and forgiveness. They are in search of Truth, peace and light.  As ambassadors  we hold in our hands  a search light and a dipper.  The search light shines in the darkness so that men can see the Cross.  The dipper, is for dipping into the…

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Walking With Our Paraclete

The modern world of secularism has done deep damage, deep treason to the Eternal Intellect…and it is up to Christians to stand fast on Truth, pray to the Father for guidance,  study God’s Word  daily, and spread the Gospel.  We are to plant seeds of God’s Truth’s wherever the Holy Spirit leads us,…

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IF ONLY

IF ONLY…. If only everybody respected the Lord, they would respect each other. If only everybody loved the Lord, they would love each other. If only  everyone  was a giver, there would be no getters. If only everyone was a servant there would be no needs. If only everyone was…

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SMUDGE POT OR TORCH BEARER

SMUDGE POT OR TORCH BEARER The Doctrine of Worry In certain parts of California it  can be a disaster of catastrophic proportion to the citrus crop if the temperature drops below 32.’ Therefore, the industry  in an effort to help reduce loss of crops, place thousands upon thousands of little…

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THE POLITEUMA METAPHOR

THE POLITEUMA METAPHOR The Greek word politeuma appears only once in the entire Bible. Paul uses this word in Philippians 3:20.   “For our citizenship  (politeuma)  is in heaven (present tense), from which also we eagerly await a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ:”  Our status as believers in Christ, grants to…

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AMERICAS SPIRITUAL BATTLE

ALLEGIANCE  AND APOLOGETICS  What do these two terms have in common? “I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the  United States of America, and to the Republic for which is Stands, One nation under God, Indivisible, with Liberty and Justice for all.”   Our public school systems must return to our…

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AUTHORITY – DIVINE INSTITUTIONS

AUTHORITY and RESPECT for Authority According to the Word of God  (Genesis early chapters),  God has given us certain protective rules and instructions for the perpetuation and preservation of the human race….in the devils world.    Man is to be governed by divinely established  institutions. A divine institution is a rule…

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THEOLOGY

THEOLOGY:  Theology comes from two words:  “theos”  which means God, and “logos” meaning word, or rational expression.  Therefore theology is the study of God’s Word. Theology has many definitions. Theology pursues God. Theology is the process of discovering God – God is Truth.   Theology is the process of exploration, extraction…

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From the Upper Room to the Garden

FROM THE UPPER ROOM TO THE GARDEN The Bible is the story of Grace-fields!  Come with me as we walk with the Lord in Fields of Grace…. Please open and turn in your Study Bible to John Chapters 13-17.  Read the context for yourself.   As you read realize that you have…

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Gracefields

Gracefields: In our Bible Study class “Grace Awakening, Defining Truth”  we learned that  God has appointed (ordained)  all the occurrences of history (time) before He Created anything.  This Ordained history is called in theology,  the Doctrine of “Divine Decree.” We also learned that God has a Plan for each of…

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DEFINING TRUTH IN A WORLD OF UNTRUTH.

“DEFINING TRUTH IN A WORLD OF UNTRUTH” This statement defines the Word Of Truth Ministries Mission, and immediately follows  our ministry name on the Opening Page of our web site.  At some point in the distant past I read this powerful statement while studying God and His Perfect Righteousness. Please…

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THE ETYMOLOGY OF OUR ENGLISH WORD: EDIFICATION

In this study we will be looking at several Greek words, which will help us understand certain points of doctrine.  We will begin with the word Edification.     Etymology of the Word “Edification.” This term comes to us in Scripture from the Koine Greek of the first century. Three different Greek…

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COSMOS DIABOLICUS

“COSMOS DIABOLICUS” – Satan’s world (worldly) systems. A brief survey: The term “cosmos diabolicus” means: “characteristic of the devil,” or the “devil’s world.”  In the original Greek of the New Testament we find the word “world” many times such as in 1 John 2:15.  The word for world is “kosmos,”…

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GRACE NOTES

GRACE!  Grace!, God’s Grace!….Greater than all the world to me. There is perhaps no greater word brought over from the Greek Language that can more adequately describe our undefinable God, than Grace.    GRACE may be defined as:   “All that God is free to do for man based on the Cross …

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DIVINE GUIDANCE

DIVINE GUIDANCE “The pure thoughts of Biblical Truths, illumined by the Holy Spirit,  not the deceptive thoughts of man, are the basis for Divine Guidance.  The Father, through the Son, by the Holy Spirit, is the light by which everything is enlightened, that has enlightenment.”     C. S. Craig.  Do not…

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THE CHRISTIAN OBJECTIVE

The Christian Objective is to be conformed to the “Image  of  Christ”  (Romans 8:29) by the renewing of our minds. We must continually renew our minds with the “Mind of Christ” (1 Corinthians 2:16).  Our objective is to be “imitators” of Christ (1 Cor. 4:16;  Eph. 5:1).  We are to become…

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SOTERIOLOGY – PART FOUR – IMPUTATION

Soteriology – Part Four – Imputation The doctrine of Imputation is one of the most important in Scripture because it explains how God views sin,  and man in sin.  Furthermore, imputing sin  also opened the door for imputing righteousness.   Righteousness is  what Adam lost when he chose to do his…

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FORTY GRACE GIFTS – DETAIL EXAMINATION:

FORTY GRACE GIFTS THAT ACCOMPANY OUR GREAT SALVATION We hope you will share this unique Bible Study with other believers for the glory of God the Father and His Son Jesus Christ.    We Believe it is the calling, obligation and responsibility of  every Pastor to  Teach Their Congregation the…

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KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS

KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS Jesus Christ truly is the King of Kings Preeminent Jesus Christ is the “Preeminent One” in the universe and He earned the right to this title. Colossians 1:18 concludes with a purpose clause: “that in all things He might have the preeminence.” God…

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