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Truth really can be stranger than fiction.

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La verdad puede ser más extraña que la ficción.

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Is The Covid-19 Vaccine Mandate Of God? Or Is It Evil?

Did you know the Word of God (the Christian Bible) speaks directly against what governments are doing with Covid-19 vaccine mandates? Get the facts here

¿Viene de Dios el mandato de vacuna contra el Covid-19? O ¿acaso es malo?

¿Sabía que la Palabra de Dios (la Biblia cristiana) condena de manera directa lo que los gobiernos están haciendo a través de los mandatos de vacuna contra el Covid-19? Obtenga los hechos aquí.


 

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Was There A Curse On Helen's Romantic Life?

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Should A Christian Practice Yoga Or Pilates? The Shocking Truth

Perhaps you practice yoga for health reasons, or to reduce stress. But, do you really know the diabolical goal of any form or style of yoga, including pilates? Get your answers here

La verdad espeluznante sobre el yoga revelada por la Biblia cristiana

Quizás practiques yoga por motivos de salud o para reducir el estrés. Pero, ¿realmente conoces el objetivo diabólico de cualquier forma o estilo de yoga, incluido el pilates? Obten tus respuestas aquí.


Communicating With The Dead: Learn The Shocking Truth

The spirit you think is mom, dad, or some other loved one from beyond the grave is NOT your loved one. But, what about the "proof" that the living can indeed talk to the dead? Let God's Word open your eyes to a deception that is pure evil. Read Spirits Of The Deceased

Comunicarse con los muertos: La impactante verdad

El espíritu que parece ser tu madre, padre o algún otro ser querido tuyo desde el más allá NO es tu ser querido. Pero, ¿qué hay de "la prueba" de que los vivos pueden comunicarse con los muertos? Permite que la Palabra de Dios te abra los ojos para que veas el engaño que es de la maldad pura. Te invitamos a leer ¿Están los muertos entre los vivos?

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Teofila Gottfried book

¿Qué tiene que ver conmigo? por Teófila Gottfried

Lo que leemos en la Biblia tiene que ver con todos los seres humanos, sean cristianos o judíos, ateos o agnósticos, budistas, musulmanes o adherentes a alguna de las filosofías o nuevas religiones que surgen en el mundo. ¿Por qué? Ver mayor información sobre este interesante libro.


Are Ordained Ministers Prepared for Christian Ministry?

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The question of whether ordained ministers are prepared for Christian ministry can be answered with two different responses depending on how one defines Christian ministry. The Bible repeatedly speaks of man's way of seeing and doing things being very different and very inferior to the way God sees and does things. The scripture of Isaiah 55:8 reads, "For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts." Man's idea and definition of what it means to be prepared for Christian ministry is not the same as God's as evidenced in what is seen and not seen in today's churches.

First and foremost is the biblical truth that true ordained ministers are those who have been called and chosen by God, not by man who sets up his system of ordination consisting of studies in theology which don't prepare students for the real world, but rather for employment within the church. While it is understandable and, I believe, perfectly acceptable by God for man to have a system for the ordination of ministers, the one who has become an ordained minister simply because he has completed some studies is not necessarily ordained by God or prepared for Christian ministry. Ordained ministers certainly have their place in society; they officiate weddings and perform other legal services needed in a society, but these works are what man, not God, has determined to be ministry.

Did the prophet Jeremiah wait to be ordained by a man or a church before beginning his ministry? No, he did not because he knew the authority of the one who truly ordains, God. Jeremiah 1:4-5 says, "Then the word of the Lord came unto me, saying, Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee. And before thou camest forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, and I ordained thee a prophet unto the nations." Furthermore, Jesus made it plain that he is the one who determines when his servants are ready to enter Christian ministry on any level; he alone decides what service each servant will give him as his ordained ministers who received ordination from him, not a man. If the Lord stirs you to become an ordained minister according to man, obey him. There's nothing wrong with seeking ordination for Christian ministry; I hold ordination in the non-denominational church. What's important to remember is that a piece of paper in no way prepares you to do the works that Christ did.

The works that Christ did destroyed the works of Satan, for which reason he was sent to Earth (1 John 3:8). True Christian ministry is not always "clean" and "prissy," but rather sometimes tiresome, uncomfortable, and even dangerous for those who have become an ordained minister authorized by the chief shepherd (1 Peter 5:4) himself, not by a man. "Verily, verily, I say unto you, he that believeth on me, the works that I do shall he do also..." (St. John 14:12).


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