In his early years, John Wesley was heavily influenced by the English philosopher, John Locke. This influence is evident in a letter he wrote to his mother. “I call faith an assent upon rational grounds; because I hold Divine testimony to be the most reasonable of all evidence whatever. Faith must necessarily, at length, be … Read more
But there will be no gloom for her who was in anguish. In the former time he brought into contempt the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the latter time he has made glorious the way of the sea, the land beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the nations. The people who … Read more
The rites and ceremonies of the Egyptians provides an interesting contrast with the Torah. Some of the ceremonies are similar but only in a shallow way. The spirit of the laws and ceremonies are poles apart. Here are few quotes from Pierre Montet’s book ‘Eternal Egypt’: The daily rites were performed by priest who had … Read more
Martyn Lloyd Jones writes in 1980, one year before his death. To me 1967, the year that the Jews occupied all of Jerusalem, was very crucial. Luke 21:43 is one of the most significant prophetic verses: ‘Jerusalem,’ it reads, ‘shall be trodden down of the Gentiles until the time of the Gentiles be fulfilled.’ It … Read more
A heartfelt thank you to the soldiers who risk their lives for our freedom.