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The Treasury of Rare Dispensational Commentaries
     The Treasury of Rare Dispensational Commentaries is a collection of 100 rare old commentaries that are written from a Dispensational and Premillennial position.
    The majority of commentaries that are readily available today are Reformed and Amillennial. They interpret prophecy by the allegorical methodology and erroneously view the Church as Israel. Many of the best Dispensational and Premillennial commentaries are out of print.
    I decided to create this collection when I realized that very few Premillennial commentaries are available in electronic edition for the computer. As a missionary who lives overseas and travels extensively for Bible conferences and research, almost all of the... Read More
Lancaster Baptist Church’s Contemporary Fruit
    California is being populated with contemporary churches that are products of and spin-offs of Lancaster Baptist Church of Lancaster and the West Coast Baptist College that it operates. The same thing is happening in many other parts of North America and beyond. In fact, the reason we began warning about Lancaster a few years ago was that we had seen the fruit of its contemporary compromise in churches overseas.
    In many cases, the pastors of the contemporary churches are sons of Lancaster’s leaders, staff, and... Read More
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Friday Church News Notes
EMERGING CHURCH PASTOR SAYS YOUNG PEOPLE NEED A CALLING, NOT RULES (Friday Church News Notes, September 15, 2017, www.wayoflife.org fbns@wayoflife.org, 866-295-4143) - Steven Furtick of Elevation Church in Charlotte, North Carolina, says that what this generation needs is not more rules to live by, but a calling to live for (“Charlotte Pastor,” The Christian Post, Nov. 26, 2010). This is typical emerging church philosophy. In reality, what youth need is BOTH rules to live by and a call to real... Read More
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Lessons From a Hurricane
    The Bible teaches us to learn spiritual and moral lessons from the creation, which was made, among other things, as a divine revelation (Psa. 19:1-3; Rom. 1:20). Everything is under God’s control. He upholds all things by the word of His power (Heb. 1:3). By Him all things consist (Col. 1:17). He “hath his way in the whirlwind and in the storm” (Nahum 1:3).
    We need to look at life through the lens of Scripture and always be learning.
    Hurricane Irma hit mainland Florida on September 10. I am a native Floridian and I travel there to visit Mom (age 93) and other relatives as often as I can. I was scheduled to fly into Tampa on September 8 but cancelled the trip due to the approaching hurricane. Growing up in Florida, I experienced many hurricanes. As a nine year old, I was staying with my grandparents north of Lakeland when the eye of Donna came right over central Florida in 1960. It came ashore as a category 4 with sustained winds... Read More
Christian Dress and 1 Timothy 2
    In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and sobriety; not with broided hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array; but (which becometh women professing godliness) with good works” (1 Timothy 2:9-10).
    This is the key New Testament passage on female modesty. Note what it teaches us about the Christian... Read More
A Defense of 1 John 5:7
    1 John 5:7-8 in the King James Bible reads: “For there are three that bear record in heaven, THE FATHER, THE WORD, AND THE HOLY GHOST: AND THESE THREE ARE ONE. AND THERE ARE THREE THAT BEAR WITNESS IN EARTH, the Spirit, and the water, and the blood: and these three agree in one.”
    The capitalized words, called the Johannine Comma, are omitted in the modern Greek texts and English versions. (The term “comma” described “a group of words isolated as a single group.”)
    It would seem, in fact, that modern textual critics despise the traditional Trinitarian statement in 1 John 5:7-8 more than any other passage in the Received Text.
    Bruce Metzger called it “spurious” (The Text of the New Testament: Its Transmission, Corruption, and Restoration, p. 101). Kurt and Barbara Aland had no... Read More
Friday Church News Notes
AMERICAN’S CONTINUAL CURSE OF $1 BILLION STORMS (Friday Church News Notes, September 8, 2017, www.wayoflife.org fbns@wayoflife.org, 866-295-4143) - Between 1980-2016, 196 billion-dollar weather and climate disasters caused $1.1 trillion in damage in America. In the 1980s, the annual average was 2.7 billion-dollar disasters. That more than doubled in 2000s. It has doubled again in the 2010s, with an annual average of more than 10 billion-dollar disasters (“Billion Dollar Disasters,” newamerica.org). In 2017, there have been 10 “disaster events” costing more than $1 billion each, capped off in August with hurricane Harvey, the costliest storm in American history (National Centers... Read More
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Diversity and Variety in the Song Service
     Too many churches are stuck in a rut with their song services. “Victory in Jesus” is a wonderful song, but when it is sung every week for fifty years, even a wonderful song can grow tiresome! There are hundreds of songs in the traditional sacred hymnbooks, but many churches sing only a few of them. Variety is the spice of life. The largest book in the Bible is Psalms, and God has provided 150 different psalms in this... Read More
How the Preacher Receives Correction
     In this report, I am speaking of how a pastor receives godly counsel, reproof, correction, and constructive “criticism.”
    I am not referring to the issue of bringing accusations against a pastor. That is dealt with in 1 Timothy 5:17-20. It is not something to be done by one individual; it is to be “before two or three witnesses.” But that is not the subject of this report.
    Be a Team Member
    For a preacher to receive counsel and godly reproof and “criticism” properly and effectively, he must think of himself as a team member. If he has a Diotrophes mindset, he will not receive “criticism” even from one of the Lord’s apostles (3 John 9-11). And because of the fallen flesh, it is easy to get a Dioptrophes mindset. Both young preachers and... Read More
From Bro. Cloud’s Mailbox - Sept. 2017
    "Your book The Discipling Church is well named. It is loaded with Scriptural exposition, Scriptural explanation, and Scriptural edification. This spiritually rich volume covers almost every phase of a genuine Biblically discipling church. Every pastor should procure this spiritually enriching treasury, one which a preacher will readily consult for valuable assistance and counsel in seeking to maintain a Scripturally balanced N. T. ministry’ (Dr. Don Jasmin).
    “Thank you, David, for possibly the best summary of the decline of the evangelical church in America I've read. [‘Emerging Church: The 21st Century Face of New Evangelicalism,’ FBIS, May 17, 2017] As a graduate of Dallas Seminary, I experienced much of what you wrote, and was there when Charles Woodbridge lectured there. What a campus controversy ‘emerged’ when he exposed this movement for what it was. I sat under professors like Ryrie, Unger, Pentecost, Walvoord... Read More
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A History of the Churches
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Ruth, Godliness in Friendship
Ruth, Godliness in Friendship - NEW - This video download teaches children the Biblical perspective of true friendship. Entertaining, instructive, and inspirational.
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