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Church Diagnostics: Self-Dependence (Letter 1 of 7)

In case you missed it, here is the introduction to this series, as we look into the seven letters written to the seven churches in Revelation 2-3. My attempt is to harmonize the letters with Church History as well as to use it as a sort of diagnosis on today’s churches, looking at the possible pitfalls […]

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Thanking the Giver

What is Thanksgiving about? Thanksgiving is relatively unknown outside of the United States and Canada. Many curious friends of mine in Bolivia ask me why Thanksgiving is celebrated. In the last couple days I’ve told the story a few times – how God protected the first Europeans who landed on American soil, fleeing religious intolerance only to find […]

More Friend Than Any Friend

There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship. – Thomas Aquinas A curious idea started forming in my mind as I read Song of Solomon 5:16 – “His mouth is most sweet, and he is altogether desirable. This is my beloved and this is my friend, O daughters of Jerusalem.” Here the woman […]

The Hidden Things (Daily Devotional)

Today’s Reading: Revelation 16. (Context: The last judgement of the Tribulation is poured out on earth by God, referred to as “the bowls”. The Tribulation’s end is then predicted, as Satan’s unholy Trinity prepare to demolish Jerusalem. The short-lived battle and victory of Jesus Christ, King of Kings, is here called Armageddon, in reference to the […]

Noah’s Ark. Really?!

Update: A video of inside the Ark–fascinating! Fox News is reporting that a group has recently come out with some groundbreaking information regarding Noah’s Ark. A group of archeologists, both Chinese and Turkish, are part of Noah’s Ark Ministry International and are reporting an amazing finding. They were able to accurately identify Noah’s Ark on […]