I. God's Hand Over Other People: Even though humans have intelligence and their own will, God ultimately governs all they do, even their "accidental" actions: The preparations of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. Proverbs 16:1 A man's heart plans his way, But the LORD directs his steps. … Continue reading *Determinism
"The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the LORD and against His Anointed (Christ, Messiah), saying, 'Let us break Their bonds in pieces and cast away Their cords from us.' He who sits in the heavens shall laugh; the LORD shall hold them in derision. Then He shall … Continue reading When God Gets Angry
"'Why does this Man speak blasphemies like this? Who can forgive sins but God alone'? But immediately, when Jesus perceived in His spirit that they reasoned thus within themselves, He said to them, 'Why do you reason about these things in your hearts? Which is easier, to say to the paralytic, "Your sins are forgiven … Continue reading It’s Logical
Here is another excellent article (somewhat abbreviated to fit our format), from my friend George Zeller in Connecticut: "And there will be signs in the sun, in the moon, and in the stars; and on the earth distress of nations, with perplexity, the sea and the heavens will be shaken. Then they will see the … Continue reading Good News for Uncertain Times
"Who among all these does not know that the hand of the LORD has done this, in Whose hand is the life of every living thing, and the breath of all mankind?" (Job 12:9, 10) "The LORD has established His throne in heaven, and His kingdom rules over all" (Psalm 103:19) In 1875 the British … Continue reading Deciding Your Own Destiny?