Perilous Times Primer

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This series by Gene relates the times we live to the christian life.

We Serve a God Who Hears

Perilous Times Primer #32 - We Serve a God Who Hears “May the LORD answer you in the day of trouble; may the name of the God of Jacob defend you … Call upon Me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you shall glorify Me.” Psa [...]

Beware of the Billionaire Preppers

Perilous Times Primer #31 - Beware of the Billionaire Preppers  “For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world, and loses his own soul?” Mar 8:36 Billionaire Bunkers I have read a number of articles recently of a new trend among the super-rich of the world. [...]

Spiritual Warfare in Heavenly Places

Spiritual Warfare in Heavenly Places An Urgent Call to Arms “For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this age …” Eph 6:12 The Tale of Two Armies The Bible reveals to us often that there is [...]

Biblical Standards and Divine Institutions

Perilous Times Primer #29 - Biblical Standards and Divine Institutions It is a pleasure for me to post this guest article by Ken Buck, offered as the next installment in our Perilous Times Primer series. Ken has been involved in a great mission work overseas through his ministry—C.O.R.E. (Christian Out [...]

Christ Reigns in the Midst of His Enemies

Christ Reigns in the Midst of His Enemies The Real Peril in Perilous Times “The LORD said to my Lord, ‘Sit at my right hand, till I make Your enemies Your footstool’ … rule in the midst of Your enemies.” Psa 110:1–2 “For He must reign till He has put [...]

Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth-Part Three

Perilous Times Primer #27 Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth—Part Three In our last post we used the article, The Student, the Fish, and Agassiz, as an example of the law of critical observation. Anyone who has ever puzzled over a passage of Scripture can identify with the frustration expressed [...]

Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth-Part Two

  Perilous Times Primer #26 Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth—Part Two In my last post, I listed twelve principles or laws of biblical interpretation. One thing I should have added to the Law of Context (#9) is the importance of considering the historical/cultural context of a passage. The more [...]

Thanksgiving in Perilous Times

  Thanksgiving in Perilous Times “In the LORD I put my trust; how can you [the unbeliever] say to my soul, ‘Flee as a bird to your mountain’? For look! The wicked bend their bow, they make ready their arrow on the string, that they may shoot secretly at the [...]

Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth-Part One

Perilous Times Primer #24 Preparing for Persecution Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth—Part One This is being presented as part of our “Perilous Times Primer” series in the hope that it will aid each of you in your personal Bible study, resulting in a life of greater faith, obedience, and [...]

Are You Ready for Legalized Persecution?

Perilous Times Primer #23 Are You Ready for Legalized Persecution?  “When the wicked increase, transgression increases; but the righteous will see their fall.” Pro 29:16 NASB Governmental Corruption Complete In this last week, we have seen the stage finally set for both government tyranny and the persecution of Christians in [...]