This book is the result of years of study on the topic of reincarnation. It not only provides a religious and cultural description of the subject, but carefully examines the various arguments that are often alluded to in order to try and authenticate the belief system. Further, there is a detailed study of the core... Continue Reading →
Matthew 24 contains some of the most interesting prophecies of the New Testament. As The Lord wandered around the city of Jerusalem and predicted its' eventual destruction, the disciples came to Him and asked Him three questions: Matthew 24:3-Now as He sat on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to Him privately, saying, "Tell... Continue Reading →
The Village That Lived By The Bible
Many skeptics of the Bible tell us that if a nation is built upon the principles of the Bible, that nation will soon be doomed to destruction. In fact, there are many who would have us to believe that Christianity had no part in the foundation of America, despite the obvious facts of history. For... Continue Reading →
Serving God Will Be Costly
It is written: By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac, and he who had received the promises offered up his only begotten son, 18 of whom it was said, "IN ISAAC YOUR SEED SHALL BE CALLED,". 19 concluding that God was able to raise him up, even from the dead, from which he also... Continue Reading →
A Baptist Preacher Who Has Reflected On Baptism
By: Mark Tabata (Evangelist) It is no secret that oftentimes, members of the churches of Christ are looked down upon for teaching that baptism is part of God’s plan of salvation. Although Jesus and His Apostles clearly taught this (Matthew 28:19-20; Mark 16:15-16; Acts 2:38; 22:16; Romans 6:3-4, etc.), the vast majority of Protestantism rejects... Continue Reading →
Is John 3:5 Referring To Baptism Or To Physical Birth?
By: Mark Tabata (Evangelist) One of the most powerful passages about the essentiality of baptism for salvation is found in the Gospel of John. In a conversation with Nicodemus, Jesus says: John 3:5-Jesus answered, "Most assuredly, I say to you, unless one is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of... Continue Reading →
Objections To Baptism # 2: “The Thief On The Cross Was Not Baptized And Was Saved, So That Should Work For Me Too!”
By: Mark Tabata (Evangelist) While the Bible is very clear that baptism precedes the salvation of the repentant sinner (Matthew 28:19-20; Mark 16:15-16; Acts 2:38; 22:16; Romans 6:3-4; Galatians 3:26-27; Colossians 2:12; Hebrews 10:22; 1 Peter 3:20-21), many in the religious world refuse to accept this. Sometimes this is due to the fact that... Continue Reading →
Objections To Baptism: The Bible Says That We Are Saved By Believing And This Excludes Baptism!
By: Mark Tabata (Evangelist) In every New Testament passage which specifically mentions baptism and salvation, we read that baptism always precedes salvation. Matthew 28:19-20-Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to... Continue Reading →
The Judgment Of God Upon Nations Of Man And Heavenly Signs
By: Mark Tabata (Evangelist) Throughout time, God has often forecast His punishments upon sinful nations of humanity through heavenly signs and portents. Throughout Hs inspired Word, the Lord has demonstrated this time after time. Sometimes "Heavenly Signs" Can Be A Reference To Literal Phenomenon In The Heavens When the Jews killed the Messiah of... Continue Reading →