040 – Messiah’s Calendar Part 2

Jesus’ Movement through the Sanctuary

The Plan of Redemption is unfolding on time according to key prophecies. Jesus’ movement through the sanctuary marks the big phases of God’s Plan of Redemption.

Today’s program is Part 2 of Messiah’s Calendar, a study of the “mystery of God” contained in the ancient Hebrew Sanctuary and the Jewish religious calendar. Today we’ll be looking at three important aspects of the Sanctuary: 1) We’ll address the question of whether we still need to keep the Sabbath. In our last program 039 – Messiah’s Calendar Part 1 we said that we don’t need to keep the feasts, but do we need to keep the Sabbath? We’re going to tackle that question first. 2) We’re going to consider the importance of time in the unfolding of the Plan of Redemption. I’ll be providing the biblical evidence for the calendar aspects of the Plan of Redemption to demonstrate that God always moves on time. God’s plan is unfolding according to the prophecies given in Genesis 3:15 and Daniel 8:13-14. His … Continue reading

Knowing and Trusting God Amid Spiritual Deception

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Spiritual deception

Recently I was asked to speak on an international prayer line about trusting God. I thought to myself: how interesting! Here I am, someone who has suffered so much spiritual deception is asked to speak about trust. When I had my spiritual awakening (I was living in France at the time) I was such an innocent and sincere seeker of higher truths and spiritual light. But I was deceived by New Age false prophets, false teachings, and false practices. Then I came to Christ and was again deceived by false prayer warriors and false deliverances.

More recently I experienced another episode of deception, even though I was already a student and teacher of God’s Word and walking in His ways. It completely shook my world and led me to ask: Who can you trust? How can you know with certainty that it’s the voice of the one true God that you’re hearing? How can you know if a teacher, or a pastor, or a church friend brother or sister, is deceiving you? Your … Continue reading