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  THE BASICS  


GOD IS A FAMILY CALLED THE TRINITY

AN EXPLANATION OF THE 'ONENESS' OF GOD, OF THE TWO-STAGE EXISTENCE OF BOTH THE SON OF GOD AND THE HOLY SPIRIT, OF THE HETEROSEXUALITY OF GOD, AND OF A HUMAN RACE CREATED IN THE IMAGE AND LIKENESS OF GOD.



WHY GOD REQUIRES OUR FAITH

AN EXPLANATION OF THE FUNDAMENTAL MORAL PRINCIPLE UNDERLYING GOD'S RELATIONSHIP WITH MANKIND.



DEATH AND THE JUDGMENT OF GOD

AN EXPLANATION OF THE FOUR MAJOR JUDGMENTS OF GOD DESCRIBED IN THE BIBLE:
1) IN EDEN
2) AT DEATH
3) AT CHRIST'S SECOND COMING
4) AT GOD'S GREAT WHITE THRONE



GOD'S FORGIVENESS

AN EXPLANATION OF HOW GOD COULD ALLOW A RIGHTEOUS MAN (JESUS CHRIST) TO SUFFER A CRIMINAL EXECUTION, AND THEN BE ABLE TO FORGIVE WICKED PEOPLE AS A RESULT OF THAT DEATH.



TESTING CHRISTIANITY

AN EXPLANATION OF HOW WE CAN PUT THE CLAIMS OF CHRISTIANITY TO THE TEST IN OUR EVERYDAY LIVES.




  PROPHECY  


AN INTRODUCTION TO PROPHECY

AN EXPLANATION OF THE FOUR COVENANTS OF GOD (ABRAHAMIC, MOSAIC, DAVIDIC, AND THE NEW COVENANT), AND OF THE PROMISES REGARDING THEIR FULFILLMENT GIVEN TO THE PROPHET DANIEL.



THE OLIVET DISCOURSE

AN EXPLANATION OF JESUS' FULFILLMENT OF THE 69-WEEK TIMETABLE OF DANIEL CHAPTER 9, AND OF HIS 'KEYSTONE PROPHECY' GIVEN ON THE MOUNT OF OLIVES 2 DAYS BEFORE HIS DEATH.



THE TIMETABLE FOR JESUS' RETURN

THE CORRECT EXPLANATION OF THE 70TH WEEK OF DANIEL CHAPTER 9. JESUS IS COMING SOON, AND WE CAN KNOW THIS AS WE COMBINE JESUS' OLIVET DISCOURSE WITH JOHN'S 'LITTLE BOOK' OF REVELATION 10-13.



ISRAEL IN PROPHECY

AN EXPLANATION OF THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN BIOLOGICAL JEWISHNESS AND SPIRITUAL JEWISHNESS, AND OF THE GLORIOUS FUTURE OF ISRAEL WHEN ALL OF ITS CITIZENS WILL BE BOTH BIOLOGICALLY AND SPIRITUALLY JEWISH.



THE CITY OF ROME IN PROPHECY

AN EXPLANATION OF WHAT THE BIBLE SAYS ABOUT THE CITY OF ROME IN WORLD HISTORY:
1) ITS BEGINNINGS AS THE CENTER OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE (IN THE BOOK OF DANIEL)
2) ITS ROLE SINCE 70 AD AS A RELIGIOUS CITY CALLED 'BABYLON', PROSTITUTING ITSELF THROUGH A UNION OF 'CHURCH AND STATE', RIDING UPON THE BACK OF MILITARY POWER (REVELATION 17)
3) ITS FINAL FIERY DESTRUCTION JUST PRIOR TO THE SECOND COMING OF CHRIST (REVELATION 18).



THE BEAST AND THE FALSE PROPHET

AN EXPLANATION OF THE 10-HORNED BEAST OF DANIEL 7, ITS METAMORPHOSIS INTO THE 7-HEADED, 10-HORNED BEAST OF REVELATION, ITS ALLIANCE WITH THE FALSE PROPHET AND PROMOTION OF ITS 'MARK' IN THE LAST DAYS, AND THE BEAST'S DESTRUCTION OF THE ROMAN CATHOLIC WORLD JUST PRIOR TO CONFRONTING JESUS CHRIST AT HIS SECOND COMING.



THE UNITED STATES IN PROPHECY

THE UNITED STATES IS DESCRIBED IN BOTH THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS. ITS RISE AS A 'LITTLE HORN' IS DESCRIBED IN DANIEL CHAPTER 7, AND ITS FINAL DESTRUCTION AS THE SPIRITUAL HEART AND FINANCIAL CENTER OF ROMAN CATHOLIC 'BABYLON' IS DESCRIBED IN REVELATION 18.




  DOCTRINE  


BAPTISM AND PENTECOST

AN EXPLANATION OF THE BAPTISM OF THE HOLY SPIRIT, THE WATER-BAPTISM THAT SYMBOLIZES IT, AND OF WHAT REALLY HAPPENED AT PENTECOST.



THE NECESSITY OF CHRISTIAN PERSEVERANCE

MANY CHURCHES TEACH THAT ONCE A PERSON HAS BEEN BORN AGAIN, THERE IS NO WAY THAT HE OR SHE CAN FAIL TO ENTER HEAVEN. THIS IS FALSE TEACHING AND A REPETITION OF SATAN'S GREAT LIE: 'YOU SHALL NOT SURELY DIE'.



THE TRUTH ABOUT ORIGINAL SIN

THE BIBLE STATES THAT DEATH HAS COME UPON EVERY MEMBER OF THE HUMAN RACE BECAUSE EACH ONE OF US PERSONALLY AND CONSCIOUSLY SINNED WITH ADAM IN EDEN. BUT SINCE THE DAYS OF AUGUSTINE CHRISTIAN 'THEOLOGIANS' HAVE DENIED THIS TRUTH, AND HAVE INSTEAD BLAMED GOD FOR MAN'S MORAL CONDITION.



PREDESTINATION vs. FREEDOM OF CHOICE

MANY PEOPLE STRUGGLE WITH THESE TWO TRUTHS. THE SECRET LIES IN DEFINING EACH ONE OF THEM CORRECTLY, ACCEPTING THEIR APPARENT CONTRADICTION, AND APPLYING THEM AS GOD TELLS US TO, BY FOCUSING EXCLUSIVELY UPON OUR OWN MORAL ACCOUNTABILITY AND FREEDOM OF CHOICE.



SCIENCE AND THE BIBLE

AN EXPLANATION OF HOW GOD IS REVEALED IN OUR UNIVERSE, OUR UNIQUE LIFE-SUPPORTING PLANET, AND IN BIOLOGICAL LIFE ITSELF. THIS REVELATION OF GOD'S POWER AND 'INTELLIGENT DESIGN' HAS NEVER BEEN MORE CLEARLY SEEN THAN IT IS TODAY IN OUR PRESENT 'SCIENTIFIC AGE'.




OTHER VIDEOS

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A FATHER'S CONFESSION



CREATED IN THE IMAGE OF A HETEROSEXUAL GOD



THREE HINDRANCES TO CHRISTIAN WORSHIP



SEEING CREATION THROUGH CHRISTIAN EYES



MAKING SENSE OF PREDESTINATION AND FREEDOM OF CHOICE



THE MARK OF THE BEAST HAS ARRIVED



THE FALSE PROPHET



PALESTINE BELONGS TO GOD



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(Bible quotations are from the old King James version, with modifications by the author.)