Jesus in HD 172: Demystifying the End Times, Part 2

[display_podcast] “Watch out that no one deceives you.”As you will hear in this podcast, given the wild-eyed speculations with which Christian community has historically been bombarded regarding all-things prophecy-related, Jesus’ words in Matthew 24 give us a good warning indeed. A warning which explains why we want to take a sober, strictly-Biblical look at what Jesus taught in Matthew 24-25 about His Second Coming and the end of the age.Let me remind you that we are now on Tuesday o … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 171: Demystifying the End Times, Part 1

[display_podcast]I can’t tell you how excited I am in this PODCAST to break the seal on this, Jesus’ walk through the remainder of human history as we know it.It’s typically referred to as the Olivet Discourse because Jesus gave this prophetic panorama while sitting on the Mount of Olives, immediately to the East of Jerusalem, right across the Kidron Valley from the glorious Temple. One of the most breathtaking vistas in all the world.This is Tuesday of Jesus’ final week.On Sunday … [Read more...]

School Circle 7: Spiritual Warfare with Josiah Hirsch

[display_podcast]Josiah joins the show this week, straight from his new “agricultural job”, harvesting medicinal marijuana. An interesting endeavor, considering he has never partaken of the forbidden herb.Which leads us to a conversation about the worst jobs we’ve ever had.For Vince, a gearhead at heart, working customer service was the worst ever. Though, he may have taken things a bit too far when he told an overweight (and annoying) customer to calm down, Hometown Buffet will stay … [Read more...]

WWUTT: Day-Age Creationism?

Day-Age Creationism is the idea that the days mentioned in the Genesis 1 Creation Story are not actual 24-hour days, but metaphorical days that stretch thousands of years, or even millions and billions. It’s a theory that's only a couple centuries old, promoted by such notable “Old-Earth Creationists” such as Sir Charles Lyell, Lord Kelvin, and William Jennings Bryan.Now, some say Augustine of Hippo believed in an “Old Earth”. But that's a myth. Augustine wrote three commentaries on Genesis, … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 170: When “THIS Mountain” Moves

[display_podcast]To be perfectly honest with you, the passage here in Matthew 21 is coming - for me, at least - at just the right time. And perhaps for you as well.Given the current political climate in our beloved country, and the increasing despair that I have felt as the presidential primary season has now concluded, I so desperately need to hear my own message, courtesy of Jesus.Jesus assured His disciples, “Whatever things you ask in prayer, believing, you will receive.”As yo … [Read more...]

WWUTT: Jehovah is God’s True Name?

In the film Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, the title hero must make it past three riddles in order to claim the treasure of the Holy Grail – the cup that Jesus drank from at the Last Supper. In the second of those riddles, Indiana must correctly spell God's true name by stepping on tiles for each letter. One wrong step and he'll fall to his doom. He says that God's true name is Jehovah. Now in the movie, the cave temple holding the Grail had been around for almost a thousand years; but a … [Read more...]