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God's Plan for this World and You

 

THE view of planet earth, seen from outer space, is very beautiful indeed. Confirmation of this has come from the astronauts who have gazed upon it. The earth is the fairest jewel in God's creation and it is the chosen place in the whole universe where He has promised to reveal His Kingdom in all its glory. That is why it is so beautiful.

 

The earth, of all the planets in the solar system, is the one that is perfectly suited to all forms of life and the one that orbits at exactly the right distance from the sun to provide comfortable conditions for the human race.

 

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WHY IS BIBLE TRUTH SO IMPORTANT?

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THE IMPORTANCE OF BIBLE TRUTH

Is Bible Truth important to your Faith and Salvation ie. will you be saved despite what you believe the bible teaches or does it matter what you believe?

Well the word “truth” appears 237 times in the bible, that alone says it must be important!

Therefore it must be important to understand what “truth” is.

A quick scan of the passages using this word “truth” leave us in no doubt that it is not only important, but vital to our salvation.

John 17:3

3 And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.

1 John 5:20

20And we know that the Son of God is come, and hath given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true,even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.

1 Timothy 2:3-4

3For thisis good and acceptable in the sight of God our Saviour; 4 Who will have all men to be saved, and to come unto the knowledge of the truth.

 

Clearly then knowing what is Bible Truth is important and vital, in addition to this we are also warned that some would depart from the “truth”…

1 Timothy 4:1

1Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils; 2 Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron; 3 Forbidding to marry,and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to be received with thanksgiving of them which believe and know the truth.

1 John 4:6

6We are of God: he that knoweth God heareth us; he that is not of God heareth not us. Hereby know we the spirit of truth, and the spirit of error.

From these passages it is very clear that we need to know the “truth” about God and His Son as it is taught to us in the Bible.  This means we must learn what this is from the Bible itself.

 

Don't let your HOPE of LIFE ETERNAL rest with someone else eg. your pastor or minister, YOU owe it to yourself and your family to be fully convinced of what it is you believe to be sure it HOLDS something REAL for you.

We have all been warned by God that there would be many false teachers and Jesus himself has told us that "Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it."  See Matthew 7:14

 

Sadly when Christ returns to this earth, many will only then realise that they have believed in lies Jeremiah 16:19

"19 O LORD, my strength, and my fortress, and my refuge in the day of affliction, the Gentiles shall come unto thee from the ends of the earth, and shall say, Surely our fathers have inherited lies, vanity, and things wherein there is no profit."

Don't let this be you or your family!

 

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“And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.”  John 17:3

 

Our Commitment to all True Bible Teaching Seekers is that all our teaching will be supported by consistent and clear Bible Passages.

 

The Greek word for "know" in the passage above is 'ginosko' and it means to have a thorough and deep understanding of the subject. 

 

So if you seek "life eternal" then you must truly "know the only true God and Jesus Christ".

 

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You owe it to yourself and your family to be sure of what it is you believe, the Apostle Paul has told us to "work out our own salvation with fear and trembling"  Philippians 2:12

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True Bible Teaching fundamental beliefs are:

  1. The Bible is God's word and the only message from him. It is without error, except for copying and translation errors.
  2. There is only one God - the Father. The Holy Spirit is God's power.
  3. Jesus is the Son of God, and a human being, through his mother Mary.
  4. Man is mortal, having no existence when dead.
  5. By living a sinless life, ending with his sacrificial death by crucifixion, Jesus has opened the way of salvation from death.
  6. Belief and baptism are essential steps to salvation.
  7. God raised Jesus from death. Jesus is currently in Heaven, on God's right hand. He will one day return.
  8. When Jesus returns, he will raise his "sleeping" followers from death and grant immortality to the faithful who have tried to live by God's precepts.
  9. His followers will help him to rule, bringing justice, righteousness and peace to the whole world - the Kingdom of God.

 

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The Bible is our only true source for the Truth!

 

If we claim to follow Christ we should trust in the Scriptures as confidently as Jesus and his Apostles did:

Jesus said that: The Scripture cannot be broken.  (John 10:35)

 

Paul said that: All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness. (2 Timothy 3:16)

 

Peter said that: For prophecy never came by the will of man, but holy men of God spoke as they were moved by the Holy Spirit (2 Peter 1:21)

The things which now have been reported to you through those who have preached the gospel to you by the Holy Spirit sent from heaven (1 Peter 1:12)

 

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The OFFER of LIFE or DEATH

God's Offer of LIFE or DEATH

“Now what I am commanding you today is not too difficult for you or beyond your reach. It is not up in heaven, so that you have to ask, “Who will ascend into heaven to get it and proclaim it to us so we may obey it?” Nor is it beyond the sea, so that you have to ask, “Who will cross the sea to get it and proclaim it to us so we may obey it?” No, the word is very near you; it is in your mouth and in your heart so you may obey it.   See, I set before you today life and prosperity, death and destruction. For I command you today to love the Lord your God, to walk in obedience to him… This day I call the heavens and the earth as witnesses against you that I have set before you life and death, blessings and curses. Now choose life, so that you and your children may live and that you may love the Lord your God, listen to his voice, and hold fast to him. For the Lord is your life…"  Deuteronomy Chapter 30:12-20

 

From this passage we see how important it is to each one of us that we seek after God and His Word the Bible to us.

 

Without this we have no hope of LIFE, but only a future of DEATH.

 

This Word of God was originally given to the Nation of Israel and later it spread via the Apostles of Christ to the World, that even we today might have this same HOPE of LIFE ETERNAL.

 

It is UP to YOU then to seek out God’s Word, to KNOW what is the TRUTH of God’s Word so that you and your family might KNOW the way of LIFE ETERNAL and the great HOPE of living in God’s Kingdom on EARTH.

 

Do not let your HOPE rest upon others and most importantly on what others teach, search it out for yourself because we have been warned that the churches would be astray from God’s word in the last days.

 

"For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they heap to themselves teachers, having itching ears; And they shall turn away their ears from the truth, and shall be turned unto fables.”   2 Timothy 4:3-4

 

Too much is at stake for you to not act yourself to seek out the TRUTH.

 

Christ himself has told us to do this when he said…

 

But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeketh such to worship him. Godis a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.” John 4:23-24

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“HE THAT HATH AN EAR LET HIM HEAR”

"ears to hear with"A Study of Revelation 22 the last words of Christ

Revelation Chapter 22 brings the “Revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ” to an end.  Read this chapter along with these study notes.

One cannot emphasis enough the SIGNIFICANCE of the fact that these are the last words of Christ to all his followers.

They are his final message to his followers who look to his coming with great joy and to the fulfilment of the promise that “we shall be like him”!.

Revelation 21

The last two chapters introduce the Glorious Consummation of the purpose of Almighty God.

Revelation Chapter 21:1-1-8  Presents as it were the FINAL SCENE of God’s Purpose.

The verses following these to Vs6 of Ch22 deal with the Millennial Reign of Christ and the Saints as the necessary step to the “ALL IN ALL” or “NEW JERUSALEM” that 21:1-8 presents.

The first is a Literal Temple (dwelling) whereas the second is a Spiritual Temple (dwelling).

Ezekiel's Temple of the Kingdom Age

Revelation 22: 1-6           

THE RIVER OF LIFE

In these verses John describes the “pure river of water of life clear as crystal proceeding out of the throne of God and the Lamb” from the Holy City  JERUSALEM.

Vs1… read

“river of water of life…”

This is the “stream of living water” flowing from the Altar of Ezekiel’s Temple to be built when Christ returns.

Ezekiel 47:1-2

“1Afterward he brought me again unto the door of the house; and, behold, waters issued out from under the threshold of the house eastward: for the forefront of the house stood toward the east, and the waters came down from under from the right side of the house, at the south side of the altar. 2 Then brought he me out of the way of the gate northward, and led me about the way without unto the utter gate by the way that looketh eastward; and, behold, there ran out waters on the right side. 3 And when the man that had the line in his hand went forth eastward, he measured a thousand cubits, and he brought me through the waters; the waters were to the ankles. 4 Again he measured a thousand, and brought me through the waters; the waters were to the knees. Again he measured a thousand, and brought me through; the waters were to the loins. 5 Afterward he measured a thousand; and it was a river that I could not pass over: for the waters were risen, waters to swim in, a river that could not be passed over. 6 And he said unto me, Son of man, hast thou seen this? Then he brought me, and caused me to return to the brink of the river. 7 Now when I had returned, behold, at the bank of the river were very many trees on the one side and on the other. 8 Then said he unto me, These waters issue out toward the east country, and go down into the desert, and go into the sea: which being brought forth into the sea, the waters shall be healed.”

Christ is the Altar, and from him will come the doctrine of life as a “stream of living water”. 

This will bring to life the barrenness of men’s minds, and it will heal the “dead sea of the nations”.

 “proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb…”

Vs2… read

“In the midst of the street of it…”

Greek ‘plateia’ sig. “broad-space”   and relates to the four square area of the Holy City.

“And on either side of the river, was there the tree of life…”

Greek ‘xulon’ can relate to a wood or a forest of trees.

“…twelve manner of fruit…”    “twelve” identifies the fruit with the Hope of Israel (ie. The 12 Tribes of Israel)

“And the leaves of the trees were for the healing of the nations…”

Ezekiel 47:12

 “12And by the river upon the bank thereof, on this side and on that side, shall grow all trees for meat, whose leaf shall not fade, neither shall the fruit thereof be consumed: it shall bring forth new fruit according to his months, because their waters they issued out of the sanctuary: and the fruit thereof shall be for meat, and the leaf thereof for medicine.”

vs3… read

“And there shall be no more curse…”  ie. The Curse of Eden, death shall be no more.

Man’s sinful inclinations will be gone!

Vs4… read

“And they shall see his face…”  The face of Christ and  “we shall be like him”!

1John 3:2

“2Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.”

vs5… read

“…no more night…”

“…they need no candle”RV “light of lamp”

Gr. luchnos   sig. portable lamp fed by oil.  These will not be required as the Glory (light) of God shall light this area at all times.

Ezekiel 43:1-6

“1Afterward he brought me to the gate, even the gate that looketh toward the east: 2 And, behold, the glory of the God of Israel came from the way of the east: and his voice was like a noise of many waters: and the earth shined with his glory. 3 And it was according to the appearance of the vision which I saw, even according to the vision that I saw when I came to destroy the city: and the visions were like the vision that I saw by the river Chebar; and I fell upon my face. 4 And the glory of the LORD came into the house by the way of the gate whose prospect is toward the east. 5 So the spirit took me up, and brought me into the inner court; and, behold, the glory of the LORD filled the house. 6 And I heard him speaking unto me out of the house; and the man stood by me.”

Vs7 - 21        CHRIST’S FINAL ADMONITION AND APPEAL

The visions have now come to an end.

Christ proceeds now to give warning, encouragement and a rebuke to those who would seek to meddle with his words.

Vs7… read

“Behold, I come quickly…”           

It’s significant that this occurs 7 times in Revelation (2:5, 16; 3:11; 11:14; 22:7, 12, 20)

7 is the number of divine perfection and so this is what all true followers of Christ most strive for now in the days of our flesh in the full measure that we are able.

  “quickly”        Gr. Sig. Swiftly, speedily or unexpectedly.  Strong says it signifies ‘shortly’.

As 1900 years have now passed Christ obviously used the term in reference to the context of the unfolding visions seen by John.

The warning therefore is most appropriate to us!

“Blessed is he that keepeth the sayings of the prophecy of this book…”

“Blessed”      signifies happy.

“keepeth”      signifies to watch over, preserve, to guard.  Imp. We keep our mind focused or attuned to the words of this back and take comfort and happiness from them despite our personal circumstances knowing that all things are being worked out according to Christ’s words.

Vs8… read

This is the end for all those who would resist God and walk after the ways of mankind.

vs9… read

This was the angel that spoke to John, “…thy fellowservant, and of thy brethren the prophets…”

Revelation 19:10

“10And I fell at his feet to worship him. And he said unto me, See thou do it not: I am thy fellowservant, and of thy brethren that have the testimony of Jesus: worship God: for the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy.”

Our wonder and adoration of the greatness of Yahweh’s purpose should be directed to God alone.

vs10… read

“…Seal not up the words of the prophecy of this book…”        ie. Don’t shut them up, these things are about to unfold.

These things were afar off, and typically some may have tended to ignore these words.

Vs11… read

“unjust”         These are those unjustified through faith demonstrated in baptism, through which they enter into covenant relationship with Christ.

“filthy”           Greek signifies ‘vile clothing’   These are those who whilst entering into covenant relationship with Christ have failed to keep their garments clean.  (Rev 3:4)

“righteous”    Those who are justified by faith.

“holy”            Those who have maintained their separateness from the world.  (vs14-15)

Let us “work out our own Salvation with fear and trembling”

Vs12… read

“…behold I come quickly…”

“…my reward is with me…”          Greek signifies ‘wages’  The redeemed will receive payment for their faithful service far beyond the value of the work.

“…according as his work shall be…”

Vs13… read

“…Alpha and Omega”        “The Beginning and the End”         

“The First and the Last” (see Revelation 1:8, 11)

Vs14… read

“Blessed are they that do his commandments…” 

RV. & Diaglott have “wash their robes”

See Revelation 7:1-4,  &  14

“That they may have right to the tree of life…”   Greek signifies authority

John 1:12 

“But as many as received him, to them gave he power (RV. the right) to become the sons of God, even to them that  believe on his name.”

At last the ELECT of God receive that which was denied to ADAM and EVE.

These will inherit the NEW JERUSALEM.

Isaiah 26:2   

“Open ye the gates, that the righteous nation which keepeth the truth may

enter in.”

See Revelation 21:7-8        Outside are all others.  

Vs15… read

Vs16… read

“I Jesus have sent…”

Our Lord speaks directly to us to confirm the things his angel had spoken.  Jesus had taken great effort to ensure the Apocalypse was revealed to his brethren.

We can imagine his desire for us to know these things.

Cp.  Moses words to Israel  “I have called heaven and earth to witness against you this day, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing: therefore choose life, that  thou and thy seed my live.”

How much more so does Jesus desire that we should read and know the things contained in this final message to his followers, to those who desire to be like him, to those who desire to be resurrected and clothed in immortality like him, for such is the promise.

“I am the root and offspring of David…”

Isaiah 11:1, 10

“1And there shall come forth a rod out of the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall grow out of his roots:”

10And in that day there shall be a root of Jesse, which shall stand for an ensign of the people; to it shall the Gentiles seek: and his rest shall be glorious.”

Compare: The Parable of the “Grain of Mustard Seed”

From small beginnings and great humiliation will arise the greatest King this earth has and will ever know.

“…the bright and morning star.”

The star that heralds the beginning of a NEW DAY!   A NEW AGE commences upon the earth.

Revelation 2:28       “And I will give him the morning star.”

At this time we will be ONE with Jesus and the Father.

Vs17… read

“spirit”  ie. The state of mind produced by the Word.   The mind of the true Bride.

Compare: Revelation 21:6  “…I will give unto him that is athirst of the fountain of the water of life freely.”

Vs18-19… read

There is a clear warning here that we all must give the appropriate place of importance to these last words of our Lord.

Sadly these words suggest that some might be rejected at the Judgement Seat because they have failed to heed this warning and have ignored or worse changed the teaching of THE APOCALYPSE of our Lord Jesus Christ.

The importance of this book can not be emphasised enough!!!

Vs20… read

“…Surely I come quickly…”

“Even so”   should be “Amen”  as RV.

The words of Paul come to mind:

2 Timothy 4:8

“…henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day; and not to me only but unto all them also that love his appearing.”

Vs21… read

Surely in view of this age in which we live we have no hesitation in adding our AMEN - SO BE IT!  to these words of John.

What a wonderful privilege was given to him, and yet it is a privilege we can still share in today.

 

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God's Declared Purpose with YOU and the EARTH

 

 

ARE YOU SAVED?  IF SO HOW ARE YOU SAVED?

 
 

 

Is YOUR knowledge of the BIBLE 

and YOUR belief and worship of GOD 

able to SAVE YOU?

 

Not sure? Well consider this passage from JOHN CHAPTER 17

"1 These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee: 2 As thou hast given him power over all flesh, that he should give eternal life to as many as thou hast given him. 3 And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent. 4 I have glorified thee on the earth: I have finished the work which thou gavest me to do."

The Greek word for "know" is 'genosko' and it means to have a thorough intellectual understanding of what something is all about.

Do you have this understanding of God and His Son

Jesus Christ?

The need for this full understanding of the TRUTH is further underlined by Christ's words in John 17:17Only a TRUE understanding of the Word of God can Save YOU

We are sanctified in our understanding of God's word of Truth ie. set apart as special unto God and Christ, without this we cannot be saved.  Just as Israel were not saved when they strayed from their TRUE knowledge of God.

God's special people the nation of Israel were destroyed for lack of knowledge as we read in Hosea 4:1 Hear the word of the LORD, ye children of Israel: for the LORD hath a controversy with the inhabitants of the land, because there is no truth, nor mercy, nor knowledge of God in the land.

In Hosea 4:6 My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee.

In Hosea 6:6 For I desired mercy, and not sacrifice; and the knowledge of God more than burnt offerings.
 

The Apostle Paul has warned us that some would not be in the Faith (ie. the true knowledge of God and Christ)...

1 Timothly 4:1 Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils; 2 Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron; 3 Forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to be received with thanksgiving of them which believe and know the truth.
And again by the Apostle Peter...

2 Peter 2:1 But there were false prophets also among the people, even as there shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies, even denying the Lord that bought them, and bring upon themselves swift destruction.

And in 2 Thessalonians where the Apostle Paul tells us that some would fall away from "the Truth" he says that this would be becaused they had lost their love of the Truth and had chosen rather to believe a lie.

2 Thessalonians 2:10-12

"10 And with all deceivableness of unrighteousness in them that perish; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved. 11 And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie: 12 That they all might be damned who believed not the truth, but had pleasure in unrighteousness."

And so the Apostle Paul counselled us all to Work out OUR OWN SALVATION...

Philippians 2:12 Wherefore, my beloved, as ye have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling.


You owe it to yourself and your family to seek the Truth

about God, His Son Jesus and His purpose with you

and this earth.

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