Welcome to Leaving LaodiceaThe Survival Manual for the Coming Underground Church
One of the hidden dangers of striving to have correct doctrine, and then letting that striving become the mark or brand of our faith, is that we can become more concerned and focused with serving the Lord than with knowing and loving Him. Now, don't get me wrong, I...read more
We talk much about revival in Christian circles. In fact, often we schedule an evangelist to come to our church and preach salvation messages for an entire week and call it a "revival." But what does revival mean? What are we trying to experience? What are we...read more
As we have repeatedly warned, you and your church need to begin to prepare for the coming persecution against Christians in this nation. You need to open your eyes and wake up and see that it's right around the corner. For me, this looks like we are living in Nazi...read more
In Zechariah 7 we find the Lord stripping away the face paint of religion and forcing His children to look deeply at their attitudes and motives, and not their religious actions and practices. Here He says to them, and to us: "When you fasted and mourned in the fifth...read more
It's hard to believe, but in the book of Zechariah we have a complete picture of the climax of the ages when the Lord Jesus, the Man, the Branch, comes to establish His Kingdom on this earth. It shows humanity crowning Him with an elaborate crown and declaring Him to...read more
As crazy as it may sound, many of us spend our Christian lives playing Whac-A-Mole with the strongholds of sin and consequences of disobedience that we have allowed to take root in our lives. And why do we do this? What's the point? Where's the payoff for us? There...read more
Then Jesus answered and said to them, "Most assuredly, I say to you, the Son can do nothing of Himself, but what He sees the Father do; for whatever He does, the Son also does in like manner." John 5:19 Independence is one of the hallmarks of our society. It is...read more
This video by Matthew West is a great example of living out the famous words of William Carey, founder of the Baptist Missionary Society and known as the "father of modern missions." In fact, his words ring as true today as they did almost 200 years ago. "Expect...read more
There is a way that seems right to a man, But its end is the way of death. Proverbs 14:12 I was reading in the Proverbs and came across a verse that seems to perfectly describe the contemporary church culture of today. Surprised? You really shouldn't be. After all,...read more
Two related truth, one from the Old Testament and one from the New: Proverbs 12:26 - The righteous should choose his friends carefully, for the way of the wicked leads them astray. 1 Corinthians 15:33 - Do not be deceived: “Evil company corrupts good habits.” Or,...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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