Welcome to Leaving LaodiceaThe Survival Manual for the Coming Underground Church
In reading the 11th chapter of Proverbs, I was struck by two simple questions: One, who are the Righteous that the Proverbs speak about and two, how do you become one? Let me explain. Proverbs 11 is basically a summary of the contrast between the wicked and the...read more
I still get a big ol' catch in my throat every time I watch Andrew Peterson's video, Family Man. It is my story, indeed. Thanks to my family for helping me become a Family Man.read more
As Bob Dylan once said, "The times, they are a-changin'." And they are changing at light speed for the church in America. Actually, they've already changed. Let me elaborate. For years, decades actually, we as the church have been pretty much satisfied with sitting...read more
Spirit and Truth I am awed by the words the Lord spoke to His disciples after they returned from Wal-Mart with some groceries and supplies and found Him conversing with a woman from Samaria. If you recall, the heat of the Gospel was burning close to this woman and...read more
Below are some sad stats on why pastors quit their calling. This has become almost epidemic today. What happened to the men of God? And what happened to the churches they were to lead? Shame on us all. Hours and Pay 90% of the pastors report working between 55 to...read more
Guilty as charged. No minister is worthy of his calling. Every preacher is vulnerable to the charge of hypocrisy. In fact, the more faithful a preacher is to the Word of God in his preaching, the more liable he is to the charge of hypocrisy. Why? Because the more...read more
The following is from the late David Wilkerson and spoke powerfully and directly to me today. If you will take the time to read and reflect on his words, I believe it will speak to you also. Perverted Priorities Christians who neglect prayer have perverted their...read more
One of the most chilling verses in the book of Matthew is this: Now He did not do many mighty works there because of their unbelief. In this verse, the He is Jesus and the there is Nazareth and the truth is that because of their unbelief Jesus was not able to do what...read more
The following is from RC Sproul, Jr and cuts me personally to the very core of my self-justifying, slothful life. I hope it will do the same to you. Read and be warned. Evangelical Self-Delusion It is because we love the world so profoundly that we think we're...read more
We are in danger of getting the barter spirit when we come to God, we want the witness before we have done what God tells us to do. "Why does not God reveal Himself to me?" He cannot; it is not that He will not, but He cannot, because you are in the road as long as...read more
Something About Us
This is a collection of the many questions I have struggled with and the answers I have found regarding the relationship between authentic faith in Christ and much of what is portrayed today as Biblical Christianity. Especially with the coming darkness looming over all of us, including the church.
Come with me. It should be a wild ride!
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