Author: Jim

Escape from Egypt

GOD knew Pharaoh couldn’t be trusted, for he repeatedly broke his promises to free God’s people. He’d eventually send his fully-equipped army on the Gaza land bridge, to kill or capture the Israelites. So, HE had Moses lead the Israelites east into a seeming trap at the Red Sea. Yes, it was a trap, but for Pharaoh’s army!

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10s of Thousands Killed Overnight

Miracle n. an extraordinary event manifesting divine intervention in human affairs Around 700 B.C. “The Assyrians” captured most of Judah and Israel. Sennacherib, (Sin-ak-er-ib) their king with 185,000, fully-equipped, crack troops surrounded a weak Jerusalem, blaspheming God and His power to save the city. (I don’t know about you, but that sounds hopeless.) Soon, they’d all die. Let’s consider how large his fully-equipped army was. (The city of St. Louis is approximately 345,000 people in an area of 62 square miles.) This army with its horses, supply wagons, battering rams, support staff, cooks/kitchens, bathrooms, etc. would have had to take up considerable space. But let’s say it was only 11% of St. Louis’ land area or 7 square miles. That’s a lot of soldiers! Gravely concerned, Hezekiah ordered the Jerusalem’s inhabitants to pray while he sought advice from the prophet Isaiah. (I Corinthians 14:3 defines prophecy as edification, exhortation and comfort to men NOT prediction of the future.) Hezekiah was told, “Fear Not!” Sennacherib shall NOT come into this city, nor shoot an arrow there, etc. “For I (God) WILL defend this city to save it for My own sake.” Question: Would you believe a national leader backed by 185,000 troops at your doorstep – or GOD? Isaiah’s account says: The Angel of the Lord killed all the Assyrian soldiers. The next day when the people of Jerusalem awoke,...

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Is God Male or Female?

The Bible calls women – Wisdom, Knowledge and Understanding AND the FIRST thing God ever created. Actually, from the very beginning it’s been a partnership. No one can argue with the fact, women were with God before men. YES, God is Male!

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Who is Satan?

Satan plots against everything good and truly profitable. But who is this Satan and from where did he come from?  As Lucifer, he was originally one of the 3 Archangels but was kicked out of Heaven for plotting against God.

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