This series by Gene relates the times we live to the christian life.
Perilous Times Primer #15 Never Quit Recently, I have received several emails asking for guidance and direction. These questions relate to the recent election, what the future may hold, and how we can prepare for the uncertainty of the future. Following are some of my thoughts: Dear fellow believer, [...]
Perilous Times Primer #14 Who is That Woman, and Why is She Screaming? “Does not wisdom cry out, and understanding lift up her voice? She takes her stand on the top of the high hill, beside the way, where the paths meet. She cries out by the gates, at the [...]
Perilous Times Primer #13 “Does Preparing for Perilous Times Demonstrate a Lack of Faith?” I recently received a very polite question on our website from a lady who was concerned regarding the above issue: Is it evidence of a lack of faith for a believer to make preparations for what [...]
Perilous Times Primer #12 Omnous Warnings “Now when these things begin to happen, look up and lift up your heads, because your redemption draws near … looking for the blessed hope and glorious appearing of our great God and savior Jesus Christ.” Luk 21:28, Tit 2:13 Ominous Warnings Today is [...]
Perilous Times Primer #11 Fasting as a Means to Spiritual Power “This kind does not go out except by prayer and fasting.” Mat 17:21 The Effects of Spiritual Inconsistency At first, it may seem a long stretch to connect the practice of fasting to preparation to face the [...]
Perilous Times Primer #10 “I Like the Depression” Recently, at the local farmers' market here in Prescott Valley, Arizona, I found a book entitled, “We Had Everything But Money,” a book of memoirs from the Great Depression. As I leafed through the book, I came to a section with the [...]
Perilous Times Primer #9 Survival Preparations According to Scripture "Say to the righteous that it shall be well with them, for they shall eat the fruit of their doings." Isa 3:10 I have always been a keen student of survival techniques. When I was about seven years old, I used [...]