Notes on the Seven Churches (30)

"Searching the Seven Churches" The Teaching of Balaam  – (Revelation Chapter 2 Verses 12-17) What is meant by the doctrine of Balaam (v14a)? It was cunning counsel that led Israel to fornicate, both sexually and spiritually. "Behold, these, on Balaam's advice, caused the people of Israel to act treacherously against the LORD in the incident of …

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What Profit Christ’s Resurrection?

"Pertaining to the Resurrection of Jesus Christ" 1Corinthians 15:1-58 In summary, Jesus Christ overcame death, made us be partakers of the righteousness of God in him at the cost of his death and resurrection. As a consequence we, God's people have been raised to newness of life and have the pledge of a future resurrection, …

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Notes on the Seven Churches (29)

"Searching the Seven Churches" The Slackness in Discipline  – (Revelation Chapter 2 Verses 12-17) The church at Pergamum had withstood the onslaught of the roaring lion, she wouldn't be moved. So now Satan comes with a different tactic, he comes smiling. This is a fearful time for the church. Can she escape, flee from this? No, …

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Notes on the Seven Churches (28)

"Searching the Seven Churches" Satan's Throne  – (Revelation Chapter 2 Verses 12-17) This is the third of the seven churches, Pergamum. It could be described as post-martyr, it has stood the test and not denied the faith (v13). The church here has rest from her enemies. That though is always a very dangerous time, after you …

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