Category Archives: Community in Christ

Just One Verse to Prove the Pre-Trib Rapture?


The Family Squabble Has Gotten Out of Control

Allow me to begin this article with one heartfelt word:  *Sigh*

There is so much debate right now between the various camps holding differing positions on the timing of the rapture, an outsider would look at the situation in the pre-millennial prophecy community and assume we are enemies rather than family.  You would think, based upon what has been said recently, we are forgetting that our adversaries are the teachings of antagonistic secular humanists, new age pantheists, and radical Muslims. That is a shame, … Read More


This 75 minute conversation is a stunning and inspiring witness of a remarkable pastor who lives in Vyborg, Russia (north of St. Petersburg, 70 miles from the Finnish border), and who pastors a truly evangelical church (old school you might say), where evangelicalism and discipleship is practiced as a way of life.  Wow!  What an example and what a contrast with what is happening with the evangelical church in America.

Here is the link to the show:

He tells of growing up in the Soviet Union, especially during the times when it was falling apart in the late 1980s.  … Read More

Filling the Void – Prophecy Buffs Need Community Too

The Quiet Minority

Over the past five years, I have had the privilege of being a speaker at a number of conferences dedicated to Bible prophecy. Prophecy enthusiasts (“buffs”) come to such conferences—and do so with frequency. I have had the chance to meet many people who stop by my table to buy a book or just chat. Consequently, I see many of the same faces from one conference to the next. During this time, I developed some terrific friendships with many of these frequent attendees. For me, “reconnecting” remains one of the best aspects of doing these conferences. Despite … Read More