Tags archives: Obedience

  • Hi Mike, I'm curious to know your answer to the following question, "how does the Sovereign God make Satan do that which he is predicted to do?"  For example: Rev 20:7 When the thousand years are complete, Satan will be released from his prison, and will go out to deceive the nations in the four... [read more]
  • Dear brother Mike, Thank you for your email. I just wanted to quickly share something with you. It has mostly to do with a research I have being doing for the past months about some specific questions that I have not found in christianity. What I am sending you here is just part of this research... [read more]
  • Thank you Mike!! As always, I much appreciate your thoughtful scriptural responses. It ALWAYS adds to my understanding. I actually don't really disagree with anything you have written here. I have no false delusions about the 'evil manner' (going against His Word while thinking they are serving H... [read more]
  • Hey Mike, I was wondering if you could give me some scripture and explanation for a few questions I have that have been on my mind a lot lately: How do we know we are elect? Can you explain the mean of "the brothers who give their father an evil report"? How do we interact with those in Babylon? How... [read more]
  • Hi, It's been difficult for me to accept the concept that we have no free- will. It's difficult to accept because there is so much evil in the world, that I don't like to think God causes evil, even though he might have a good purpose in it. I've done lots of evil and sin in my life, and I'm current... [read more]
  • Mike, Quick question: if you can clarify the meaning for me on Ephsians 5:33. The word translated reverence is Strong's 5399-- phobeomai. That word is always translated as fear or afraid. I can see why the translators had difficulty translating this verse as fear since the Scriptures teach to 'fear ... [read more]
  • Hello, I came across your website a few months ago when doing an online search for "type and shadow" (I forget what the specific type and shadow I was looking for though!) I have really enjoyed and been blessed by what is written. I still don't understand it all and some of it I still don't have the... [read more]
  • The Necessity of Gratitude for Our Fiery Trials Hi, This is a question for Mike. It's been difficult for me to accept the concept that we have no free- will. It's difficult to accept because there is so much evil in the world, that I don't like to think God causes evil, even though he might have a g... [read more]
  • Mobile, AL Conference, Dec. 2-4, 2011 Joh 2:13 And the Jews' passover was at hand, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem, Joh 2:14 And found in the temple those that sold oxen and sheep and doves, and the changers of money sitting: Joh 2:15 And when he had made a scourge of small cords, he drove them all o... [read more]
  • Hi Mike, Just want to know the spiritual significance of Ezekiel chapter 23. This is how I understand it. The two sisters: the younger one being us when we first left Babylon, newly borne into the Spirit, (with refers to Amo 5:1-6) ... and the older sister being; ... have grown in the Spirit exposed... [read more]