Monthly Archives: February 2016

Not a madman?

For, this fellow-man of yours is not a madman; Quick – who said that in the midst of an end-time prophecy? And what’s the significance of it? Here’s a hint.  Just before this, the prophecy includes these things: the sun goes dark the stars go dark mountains vanish the seas are boiling Hell and paradise can both be seen the deeds of men are made known OK – who is it? Post Views: 6

God: Believe in, Believe, or Follow Him?

  For I command you today to love the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, and to keep his commands, decrees and laws; then you will live and increase, and the LORD your God will bless you in the land you are entering to possess. Deuteronomy 30:16 NIV   Sometimes the Bible says “believe in”. Searching the NIV for the words “believe in” yields 27 results.  All of them have to do with believing in God.  Three are from the Old Testament.  The other 24 are from the New Testament, and refer specifically to Jesus.  For instance,  Jn 6:28 Then they asked him, “What must we do to do the works God requires?” Jn 6:29 Jesus answered, “The work of God is this: to believe in the one he has sent.” Other times it says “believe”. Searching the NIV for the word “believe” yields 150 results.  Not all of them refer to God – some refer to believing (or not) other people.   Twenty of them are in the Old Testament.  The other 130 are in the New Testament.   Jn 5:36 “I have testimony weightier than that of John. For the very work that the Father […]