1 John 1:9
9 If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
At first glance, this verse appears very cut and dry.
If we confess our sins, God, being faithful and righteous, will forgive us our sins and cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
Our Thursday evening service at Lighthouse Bible Church is canceled for Thursday, September 14th. Travel conditions are still sketchy, particularly gas availability and traffic light outages.
We will be having our Sunday service this Sunday, September...
28 Then they cried to the Lord in their trouble,
And He brought them out of their distresses.
29 He caused the storm to be still,
So that the waves of the sea were hushed.
30 Then they were glad because they were quiet,
So He guided them to their desired haven.
31 Let them...
Services at Lighthouse Bible Church are cancelled for Thursday September 7th, and Sunday September 10th due to the threat of, and preparation for Hurricane Irma.
Services will hopefully continue the following week, depending on the circumstances.
A word I heard a lot last week is the word “totality”. Here is one definition:
Totality (Astronomy) the state or period of an eclipse when light from the eclipsed body is totally obscured
The coverage of the sun during a solar eclipse
The period during which an eclipse is total
In the first part of this two part series, we established that the assemblies of Revelation 2 and 3 are fundamentally different from the churches to whom Paul wrote.
Now that we know who these assemblies are NOT (Pauline churches), it’s time to find out...
I have had three hospital stays this month. And at one stretch, I had 4 roommates in a row.
I did not want to have roommates. I wanted a private room.
I came up with sound reasons as to why they simply had to give me a private room. Why, my heart rate has remained stubbornly high, and it must be because I had roommates!
I even calculated the odds...
We will not be having our usual Thursday Night informal bible study on March 16th, 2017.
We will be having Sunday service, and will continue with next Thursday's informal study.
Thank you for your patience.
Three more pieces of evidence
We have assembled a growing body of evidence that has come from comparing Paul’s letters to Revelation 2 and 3. That evidence strongly suggests that the seven assemblies in Revelation 2 and 3 are not the same kind of assemblies as are the churches to whom Paul wrote.
This week, we wrap up this phase of our investigation by...
Name’s the same
We have been compiling a large amount of evidence that strongly suggests the assemblies in Revelation 2 and 3 are NOT churches of the kind that Paul writes to in his letters.
We still have a few more things to consider.
This week we start out by noticing one similarity between the assemblies of Revelation and the churches in Paul’s...