Author Archives: Tim

No Need for a Spiritual Israel

The Bible is a legal document. It contains several contracts. The contracts were made by God with specific individuals or groups of people. Some contracts include conditions on actions taken or behavior by a party to the contract. Let’s say … Continue reading

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Basic Bible Truth

The bible teaches some truths that apply to God’s people. All of this was logically accepted truth many years ago. The fact that it even needs to be discussed is a sorry reflection on our current society. The fact that … Continue reading

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Food: Scripture’s Definition

Scripture defines all of its own terms. An example is the word food. Leviticus 11 and Deuteronomy 14 mostly list items that are not food. Basically that is all scavengers. The scripture is very precise in this. In the Hebrew … Continue reading

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Strong’s Concordance

Have you ever read the instructions for use of Strong’s Concordance? James Strong wrote instructions for the use of his Hebrew and Greek dictionaries. The first word in the definition is believed to be the most accurate. The final word … Continue reading

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The New Promised Land

Most people focus on the old land of Palestine and the country that is officially named Israeli today as the promised land of Israel. That is so old news. During the time of King David, Nathan the prophet told of … Continue reading

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The Bible is Exclusive to Israel. The Greek Word Pas

The Greek word pas (G3956) when applied to a group means “all of that part”, or “every one of that part”, or “whosoever of that part”. A lot of the verses that people use to teach a very inclusive gospel … Continue reading

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Paid Preachers

I remember a Bible student coming to our dorm and saying goodbye. Any guesses on the number of preaching school students who quit after learning enough Greek to know that what they have been taught all of their lives isn’t … Continue reading

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Treasure or Peculiar Treasure

Treasure or Peculiar treasure is another scripture defined word that is ignored or not understood. Matthew 13:44 “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in a field; the which when a man hath found, he hideth, and … Continue reading

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The Bible is Exclusive to Israel in 1 Timothy 2:4

1 Timothy 2:4 “Who will have all men to be saved, and to come unto the knowledge of the truth.” Continuing a discussion that some wanted to make scripture more inclusive by advocating a broad view of 1 Timothy 2:4 … Continue reading

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The Bible is Exclusive to Israel in Revelation 5 and 7

Recently there was a discussion that some wanted to make scripture more inclusive by advocating a broader view of Revelation 5:9 and 7:9. Many Christian churches unfortunately teach this broader view. Revelation 5:9 “And they sung a new song, saying, … Continue reading

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