What is Shekinah Glory? Is This In The Bible?

What is Shekinah Glory

Jesus’s glory as God was veiled in human flesh but at times His glory, the so-called Shekinah glory, was revealed.  What is the Shekinah glory of God?Shekinah What does the word “Shekinah” mean?  It’s not in the Bible and so why do we need to know what this word means regarding God’s glory?  The work Shekinah is from the Hebrew word “shekinot” and actually is in the Bible where God is said to “settle in” or “dwell with.”  This word means where God is dwelling, settling or where His Divine Pr … [Read more...]

Faith Without Works Is Dead: Bible Study and Meaning

Faith Without Works Is Dead

What does it mean that faith without works is dead?  Does this mean we need works to help our faith or that our faith is incomplete without works?Religions with Works All religions without Christ demand works that are added as part of their belief system.  They include many of the cults and world religions.  Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, and just about every other faith or belief system you see on the planet except for Christianity says “do, do, do” but with Christ, it is done!  Jesus said on t … [Read more...]

What Is The Jezebel Spirit?

What is a Jezebel Spirit

Have you ever heard of the Jezebel Spirit?  What is it?  What does it mean to have a Jezebel Spirit?Who was Jezebel? Jezebel was the wife of King Ahab and Jezebel was one of the wickedest women in all of the Bible. She was the daughter of a Sidonian king and a Phoenician princess.  In 1 King 16:31c it says that “Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal king of the Sidonians, and went and served Baal and worshiped him” and she caused Israel’s King Ahab to abandon the worship of the One, True God.   He … [Read more...]

Tree Of Life: Meaning And Bible Study

Tree of Life

Why is the Tree of Life given this name?  What does it mean “Tree of Life?”  What does this have to do with us today in the church?The First Tree of Life God, shortly after creating man, “put the man whom he had formed. And out of the ground the Lord God made to spring up every tree that is pleasant to the sight and good for food. The tree of life was in the midst of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil” (Gen 2:8b-9) And the Lord God commanded the man, saying, “You may … [Read more...]

How Old Is The Earth According To The Bible? Does It Say?

How old is the Earth according to the Bible

Can the Bible tell us just how old the earth is?   Are there genealogies or Scriptures that can give us a clue as to whether the earth is a few thousand years old or a few billion years old?A Book about Going to Heaven The Bible is not a book about the heavens precisely; it is precisely a book on how to get to heaven.   The Bible was never intended to tell us specifically how God created the earth and the heavens nor does He lay down a specific time sequence in years for the age of the ear … [Read more...]

What Is The Davidic Covenant? A Look at God and David’s Covenant

What is the Davidic Covenant

God made a covenant with David.  What was the Davidic Covenant?  What does it have to do with Christians?The Cutting of a Covenant What is a covenant?  It is an agreement by which two parties agree on as pertaining to one fulfilling the obligation of their part.  It involves a solemn, binding agreement or promises that is normally under a seal of both parties to which particular promises are guaranteed.  Marriage is a covenant in the same way that both parties agree to certain stipulations l … [Read more...]