And so this story must have some prophetic significance. He could care less about any of these responsibilities. In our lecture today we are going to study about the eight laws of health in the book of Genesis. This is what happens when a smarmy postmodernist, who has capitulated and conformed to the world, is confronted with being consistent and telling the truth. The devil takes Jesus to a high mountain, and I want you to notice what the devil shows Jesus. They are not anxious about Jesus coming. It says there: Now there are three elements in this passage that I want to underline: 1. the expression, in the beginning. 77-79). The church should be busy about its business of housecleaning, of getting the plank out of its own eye, of removing false teachers from within its doors, of properly articulating the doctrines of Christ for which so many Christians have shed their blood, instead of advocating feel-good, politically correct ideologies to please the bleating of goats. Wrong doctrine leads to wrong living and could potentially lead many straight to Hell for all eternity. Bell empties Hell of God’s wrath and shortens its duration. The first point that we want to study is what is life? It says here in chapter 13 and verse 10: And then it explains in parenthesis: You notice that that whole valley, according to this verse, was beautiful. other exhortations to a Christian walk generally. For Rob Bell, the gate to eternal life is broad. Faith helps us see what is invisible to the naked eye. And yet Joseph cooperated with God and the end of the story is absolutely glorious. First of all, in these verses there is a moral authority who is God. The fact is, Scripture teaches that it’s a sin to have sex outside the bonds of marriage. I’d like to just do a little review of what we studied in our last lecture, because it’s foundational for what we’re going to discuss in our lecture today. And then it continues saying: Very interesting dream that God gave to Jacob. And if and when our governing authorities act like despotic tyrants more than servants of God, we should not be surprised. He says: Because the law… And some people say, See, the law is bad because it brings about wrath. “Gays” are obviously fully human (as are pre-born babies) so is he saying that those who don’t support same-sex “marriage” are denying their humanity? It says in verse 1: By the way, when the winds are released that’s the tribulation… the period of the plagues. This commandment sends us back to Genesis. We’ve read these verses before. 3. God gave man dominion. Never mind that Jesus said it would be better for Judas that he was never born (Matthew 26:24). Genesis 13:10. The point that I’m trying to make is that the Creator of Genesis Chapter 1 and verse 1 was none other than Jesus Christ, because in John Chapter 1, we find that the Word is Jesus, because we’re told in verse 14 that the Word was made flesh. We’re going to first of all take a look at the environment which existed at these different stages. The more I read them, the more concerned I become. Notice what He says in Luke 24 and verse 25. It is a continuation of Rome because it’s the same iron as the legs, but it is a different kind of Rome because it is a mixed Rome. “The truth of God is found in His word. A staggering number of people have been taught that a select few Christians will spend forever in a peaceful, joyous place called heaven, while the rest of humanity spends forever in torment and punishment in hell with no chance for anything better.”, “Then Jesus went through the towns and villages, teaching as he made his way to Jerusalem. In the 20th century alone. It’s a commandment, not a suggestion. 11And he said unto me, Thou must prophesy again before many peoples, and nations, and tongues, and kings. It is important for believers to be aware of this devilish device, for it is widely used by Governments and organized religion to garner support and conformity to unbiblical practices. The church does not need the First Amendment to prosper. It says there: Notice, the devil is showing Jesus all of the kingdoms of the world. “Let’s not be confused here nor be too hasty to dismiss Tony Jones’ influence not only within the emergent church, but within the broader professing church itself. He actually understood what it meant to be the ruler, the righteous ruler of the household. 11 And do this, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep; for now our salvation is nearer than when we first believed. In other words, “You’re not going to adopt Eliezer; Eliezer is not going to be your heir. If Hell is merely temporal, then so is Heaven! One modern voice calling out in the wilderness is Douglas Wilson. It was Satan. Now I’m not going to review all the story of creation. Isn’t this exactly what Rob Bell is doing? It is fitted for all ages and all classes.”—Manuscript 16, 1888, quoted in F. M. Wilcox, The Testimony of Jesus, pp. And the emphasis is that Enoch – this man who walked with God, this man who pleased God – actually rebuked the evil which was in the world before the flood and prophesied about the final judgment against those who practice wickedness and who live ungodly lives in the end time. Say ye of him, whom the Father hath sanctified. But then, of course, came the tragic story of the inception of sin into the world, and another being took over the throne. Why many times do our lives appear to be out of control with no guiding force? Here Jesus says this: Now why are we beginning our study with this verse? It says there: So was Enoch a prophet? The Lord makes it clear that there will be a time when it is too late to repent and even the cries for mercy from the wicked will go unheard by God: “Then they will call to me but I will not answer; they will look for me but will not find me, since they hated knowledge and did not choose to fear the LORD.” –Proverbs 1:28-29. And at the end of creation we find these words: Then God saw every thing that he had made, and, indeed, it was very good. Now the question is, what is the testimony of Jesus Christ? When you listen to Bell, you have to ask, “What ever happened to the holiness of God and the sinful nature and depravity of man? Something terrible had happened to this world as a result of sin. Add this to the fact that Bell promotes in Love Wins, “At the heart of this perspective is the belief that, given enough time, everybody will turn to God and find themselves in the joy and peace of God’s presence. It says here: So you have Abraham… “the ancient of days. For as the Father hath life in himself; so hath. Daniel knew this, so although he was very highly placed in the Government, he remained faithful to the divine law, rather than comply with the human law. This is written by Ellen White. And there are two things that I want to underline in these verses as we begin our study today. This truth of resisting tyrants stands on the bedrock of Christian political resistance argued by many in Church History (See Glenn Sunshine’s Slaying Leviathan for a full bibliography). And I’m going to underline two ideas that we find in this verse… which we have underlined before. Among the quotes, he states things like Christianity is a little true, that perhaps our understanding of Christianity is wrong, that masculine pronouns used to describe God should be avoided, that we probably haven’t got the gospel right yet, that understanding nothing is good, that Gandhi followed the way of Christ, that being saved is not being saved from God’s damnation, that we haven’t got the homosexuality issue right, and that systematic theology is a practice in arrogance. Someone asked him, “Lord, are only a few people going to be saved?” He said to them, “Make every effort to enter through the narrow door, because many, I tell you, will try to enter and will not be able to.”, “Enter through the narrow gate. And, so, the Creator of the book of Genesis is Jesus Christ. Therefore, I can only conclude that Brian McLaren is a dangerous teacher. Point number nine, when will death be totally eradicated from the universe? Now in our lecture today we are going to study that the story of. Emerging Church pastors Mark Driscoll and Dan Kimball both acknowledge the necessity of preaching doctrinal truths which properly define Christianity while others like Brian McLaren are extremely lax when it comes to proclaiming the true biblical faith, so much so that he’s been called a false teacher.2. Thus, we will have no one to blame but ourselves (Romans 1:18-21; 2:5). For Rob Bell, Hell, is merely an emergent ‘purgatory’ where men like Adolph Hitler and Joseph Stalin are being held for “pruning” and “correction.” It has nothing to do with the wrath of God. • Wrong to use Romans 13 to support laws that are in opposition to the divine law We’re going to say a few things about between now and the end of time and how those laws of health apply eventually in God’s everlasting kingdom. Now the character of Jacob was different. I’d like us to begin our study today by going to the book of Psalm; Psalm 8 and I want to read verses 3 through 5, Psalm 8:3-5. hard to understand? He warned about Hell because He knew well that the fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge (Proverbs 1:7) and wisdom (Psalm 111:10). In fact, I’m not laughing at all. I’ve done a lot of research on McLaren, reading his books, and I’m very sad to say that there are some serious problems. What is the spirit? So far, so good. Now before we begin reading at verse 3, allow me to say that this epistle of Peter was written very close to the end of his life. The second day God made the firmament. And it says this: Now in our lecture today we are not going to study everything relating to the Battle of Armageddon. And the fourth stage is as things are, of course, today. Here God is speaking to the serpent. For I know this, that after my departure savage wolves will come in among you, not sparing the flock.” –Acts 20:26-27. The title of our study today is Innocent Until Proven Guilty. The story of Peter and John before the Sanhedrin is another splendid example, the law of Yahuwah takes precedence over earthly decrees. Verse 26 says: Then God said, Let us make man in our image, according to our likeness: and let them have dominion… That’s the first idea that I want us to notice: dominion. Love Wins helps us have a biblical imagination that leaves room for the hope of the redemption of all while recognizing humanities free will to continue to reject God…. The belly was of bronze. Two points: 1. In our lecture for this moment, we are going to speak about God’s heavenly counsel. This unbiblical claim by Rob Bell that God will eventually melt the hardest hearts in Hell and bring them to Heaven implies that Mao Zedong, Josef Stalin, Adolf Hitler, Genghis Khan, and even Judas Iscariot, will one day be able to walk the streets of gold! In other words, it’s with but having a relationship with. Three times a day he knelt and prayed toward Jerusalem as he always did. It is permeating everything upon the earth…. Bashir told Edwards that after reading Rob Bell’s book propagating the heresy of Universalism, that Bell was dishonest in his handling of church history and Holy Scripture. It says here: So Genesis tells us that Enoch walked with God. As you know, Jacob was deceived into marrying Leah. The only way that this can be true is if God is a person. The woman represents the church. And then we will end our study by noticing the concept of judgment in the book of Revelation. Our study in Romans has brought us to that famous passage in Chapter 13 that deals with the Christian and his relationship to the government. Cracking the Genesis Code Video 10 text summary. Now there’s a third characteristic that this end time remnant is going to have, and that characteristic is found in Revelation 14:12, Revelation 14:12. When a vain King erected a golden image on the plain of Jura and commanded all to bow down and worship it; the three worthies risked their lives to remain faithful to Yahuwah, they boldly declared: Several decades later Daniel faced a similar situation; when a law was passed regulating worship, Daniel calmly went about his business without altering his normal practices in any way. We sometimes feel that we are surrounded by evil leaders who seem to have an anti-God agenda and we find it difficult to understand why. Here David says: By the way, the word man there is Adam, the word Adam. That may be true… if you “call evil good and good evil”(Isaiah 5:20) and you believe, contrary to the scriptures, that “drunkards, adulterers and fornicators will inherit the kingdom of God.” (1 Cor. And this mysterious serpent is actually slandering God, which seems to be a discordant note in the context of every thing being created good, and created perfect. I’d like to begin our study today at the place where we began our study last time. And, by the way, we’re going to notice that he is speaking about the end time generation. Visit our library of inductive Bible studies for more in depth inductive studies on this and other books of the Bible you can use in your small group. And that is that when Jesus or God, because Jesus is God, created this world Adam and Eve were not eye- witness of the work of Jesus. And so this evening, in our study, we’re going to discuss what the book of Genesis has to say about investing; investing our material resources. A quote frequently attributed to him states: Government’s, powers, and authorities hold their positions by permission of the Almighty; their authority is delegated authority, as such, ultimately, they are. 6:15). 5:5-8, Gal. Still others have believed that Melchizedek is really a name for Christ in his preincarnate state and still others have believed that Melchizedek is actually a manifestation of the Holy Spirit in the Old Testament. 2 Consequently, whoever rebels against the authority is rebelling against what God has instituted,r and those who do so will bring judgment on themselves. Women pastors are not biblical and it tells me that the church is not taking the word of God seriously, at least in this issue. The wicked do not only go into Hell and the lake of fire; but, part of their judgment from God includes the fact that they are left in the wicked state they have chosen! But it’s only as we look back on our lives that we understand this. During the course of this seminar we have been studying stories in Genesis which have a prophetic dimension. We’d like to begin our study today at that verse which has basically been the theme of the Genesis series: Genesis chapter 3 and verse 15. Now these individuals that are mentioned in Hebrews 11 are great heroes of faith. Than after we’ve determined what life is, we want to go and ask the question, What is the body of man? Men like Tony Jones, Doug Pagitt, Rob Bell, Dan Kimball and Brian McLaren are influencing an entire generation to embrace vain traditions and a re-imagined theology that runs contrary to the historic, orthodox tenets which are fundamental to the Christian faith itself! Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. It doesn’t mean we are to reject the people who have committed them if they are seeking reconciliation with God. I’m going to focus especially on verse 7. Without getting too far afield, it’s impossible for a practicing homosexual, a bisexual or a transgender person to live in accord with biblical Christianity. Rob Bell is turning the finished work of Christ into an open sesame, a license to sin with impunity in this life while guaranteeing a shot at Heaven after spending time in Hell! And so we find very clearly in this statement that Melchizedek was not Christ. First of all, the expression “in the beginning. Outcasts of society. After talking about the flood, Jesus says, Likewise as it was also in the days of Lot; they ate, they drank, they bought, they sold, they planted, they built; but in the day that Lot went out of Sodom it rained fire and brimstone from heaven, and destroyed them all. There’s more than physical appetite involved here. that hell ever brings about genuine repentance. He argues people will be persuaded by God’s love, postmortem in the life to come.”, “All this, on a website. Rob Bell is changing the message of the Gospel for the sake of broadening his audience. Genesis chapter 3 and verse 15. They “still do evil” and will “still be filthy” (Revelation 22:11). 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