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Abraham and Isaac – Seven Prophetic Samples

 A Recent Prophetic Sample From time to time, God graciously gives mankind prophetic samples of things to come. For example, a few weeks ago on July 19, an unexpected asteroid impacted Jupiter. The crash created an impact crater approximately 6,000 miles wide! Fifteen years earlier, a comet, named Shoemaker-Levy 9, broke apart and impacted Jupiter….

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The Mystery of Mary Magdalene

Since the four gospels were canonized in the fourth century, there has been an on-going debate among Christians about the identity and character of Mary Magdalene. Was she a prostitute, was she the woman caught in adultery in John 8, or was she the woman with "a sinful past" who washed Jesus’ feet in Luke…

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The Rich Man and Lazarus

Mr. Wilson: I recently landed on your website while doing a Google search. After reading some of the articles on your website, I have a question. You say there is no eternal burning hell, so please explain the story of the rich man and Lazarus. Sincerely, Robert Hello Robert: Thank you for your e-mail. Before…

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Peter and the Rooster

On August 14, 2006, Steve Centani, an American reporter working for Fox News, and his camera man, Olaf Wiig, a New Zealander, were captured in the Gaza Strip by a formerly unknown group called The Holy Jihad Brigades. A day or so later, a video tape surfaced showing the two men were alive. Certain demands…

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The Sacrificial Gift

Abraham and Sarah were childless and they desperately wanted a son. In those days, a son was the most important asset parents could have. Sons were highly valued because the family name was perpetuated and expanded through the sons. Big families (dynasties) could dominate the land. Big tribes ruled over smaller tribes making large families…

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Moses and the Mark of the Beast

The Moses Murder Mystery The life of Moses could be divided into three distinct segments of 40 years each: The first segment began with his birth and ended with him murdering an Egyptian taskmaster. The next segment began when Moses escaped from Egypt and ended when he returned to Egypt. The final segment of his…