Feb 16, 2022 Is the world getting worse and worse darker and darker? Is the the return of Jesus soon? Is the Kingdom here and now, or far off into the future? How does this affect our lives right now? Should we even try? These questions and more are Biblically answer in this message! Please watch and build your faith that God is advancing His Kingdom.
Bad Theology: Israel, the "Rapture," and the End Times
Nov 3, 2023 Millions of American Christians have come to believe in a heterodox theology according to which the physical return of the Jewish people to their ancestral lands is necessary to bring about the return of Christ and the end of the world. Furthermore, during the tribulation that will ensue, believers in this theology will be "raptured" into heaven and spared the unspeakable terrors that will then afflict the human race. This theological opinion would have been news to Augustine and St. Thomas, not to mention Martin Luther and the Protestant movement. Brent McGuire, senior pastor at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Dallas, sets the record straight.
The Lordship of Jesus
Is there a difference between being saved (converted) versus living in the kingdom of Jesus (lordship, discipleship)? "A believer and a disciple is not the same thing."