What Does The Bible Say About Bad Dreams Or Nightmares?

Does the Bible say about nightmares or bad dreams and their meanings?Dreams and Visions God used Joel the Prophet to write of a coming time when dreams and visions would be the method for God to communicate; at least for some and that was fulfilled on the Day of Pentecost and during the first century church but today, that is the exception I believe because we have the whole Word of God and the whole counsel of God with the Old and New Testament. Of course God can still use a dream to try … [Read more...]

This Too Shall Pass Bible Verse Meaning And Study

What does the phrase “this too shall pass” mean? What is the significance of this phrase to the believer?The Origin of “This too shall Pass” You’ve probably heard the phrase “This too shall pass” but what does it mean? Where did it come from? Is it in the Bible? It could have been a paraphrase of what is found in Acts 2:21 which says “And it shall come to pass that everyone who calls upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.” Peter is quoting Joel 2:32 which says “And it shall come to pass t … [Read more...]

Does God Speak To Us Through Dreams and Visions?

Does God speak to us through dreams and visions today? How can we know its God and not the enemy?In the Last Days When Peter was giving arguably the greatest sermon in the first century church he said “In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams” (Acts 2:17) and he was quoting Joel 2:28 which says the very same thing. Joel was prophesying of a day where God would po … [Read more...]

A Big List of Prophets From The Bible

Here is as nearly comprehensive of a list of the prophets in the Bible. Introduction You probably know most of the prophets in the Bible like Isaiah, Ezekiel, Jeremiah, and many others but there were a lot more prophets than you might first think but first of all, what does the word prophet mean? It doesn’t actually specifically mean predicting the future but it comes from the Hebrew word “nabiy'” and means “spokesman” or “speaker.” In the Greek the word for prophet is “prophētēs” and means sev … [Read more...]

What Importance Is The Restoration Of Israel In The Study Of End Times?

What role does Israel hold in the end times? What can we learn about the restoration of Israel? The Church and Israel There are some analogies between Israel and the church but these are not the same entities at all. No Israelite can be saved apart from trusting in Christ (Acts 4:12) but the early disciples and the early church consisted mainly of Jews and authored almost the entire Bible and the first to believe in Jesus were the Jews so at one time the church were all Jews but not all Jews … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Say About Predicting The Future?

Does the Bible condemn predicting the future?  Since God predicts the future why can we?  Why is this a detestable thing to God?Prophecies Bible prophecies are a prediction of the future but the difference is that they have already come to pass or those yet in the future will certainly occur.  You could say that prophecies are events that are poured into the mold of history that cannot be broken.  God has power to bring about what He prophecies.  Isaiah speaks the words of God as He says, “I … [Read more...]