A Few More Reasons

A Few More Reasons

Today I want to begin to wrap up our first of four topics on Israel — why this is not a side issue for Christians.  We have looked at three reasons so far: 1.  Paul’s warning not to be ignorant of the mystery of Israel 2.  God’s everlasting love for...Read more …
Happy New Year

Happy New Year

As I write this we have had a beautiful sunny morning here in Baja.  The morning took a very different turn from what we might have expected.  It turned out to be a thoroughly Jewish Wednesday.   You know what it’s like.  One thing leads to another and then  leads...Read more …
Why Pray For Israel?

Why Pray For Israel?

I spent the past three blogs developing a theme not well understood by most Christians.  We are to pray for the plans and purposes of God to be fulfilled in the earth, not only in personal matters but also in the nations, especially Israel.  God is working in the nations...Read more …

Advancing The Kingdom — Part 3 (Rees Howells)

Today we conclude our little story about Rees Howells and his band of intercessors.   I trust it has been a blessing for you to have a window into the way the Lord powerfully invaded this man’s life and those around him.  I also hope these selected quotes from the...Read more …

Advancing The Kingdom — Part 2 (Rees Howells)

Let’s continue today with more background on Rees Howells and his intercessors.  They and others (including Derek Prince) were called by the Lord to pray and intercede during the 1930’s and 40’s for major international events, according to the will of the Lord as revealed to them by the Holy Spirit....Read more …

Advancing The Kingdom — Part 1 (Rees Howells)

So far we have looked at two compelling reasons all followers of Christ need to engage in understanding the mystery of Israel: 1.  We are warned in scripture against ignorance of the mystery of Israel.            (Romans 11:25-26) 2.  The Bible displays and declares the everlasting love...Read more …
Israel My Beloved

Israel My Beloved

I am struck by this phrase today, Israel my beloved.  It has such a tender feel to it, don’t you agree?  There is something special about the word beloved. My last two blog entries have been about the love God has for Israel and the Jewish people.  First, we had...Read more …