Welcome to Leaving LaodiceaThe Survival Manual for the Coming Underground Church
The following wisdom is from Oswald Chambers and is taken from his daily devotional, My Utmost For His Highest, from April 23rd. These words ring true of pastors and ministers like me— but they also are true of anyone known by the name of Christ who ministers in His...read more
This Easter, commit your life and thoughts and dreams to Him who can do far beyond what we can possibly imagine. Do not, like Nicodemus and Joseph of Arimathea, fall back and fade into obscurity regarding the moving of God and remain satisfied with the trinkets and...read more
American Pastor Saeed Abedini wrote the following Easter message from his hospital room while serving an eight year sentence for his Christian faith in Iran. Each of us could learn much from what Saeed says regarding dead faith. I know I did. Crucifying the...read more
"Expect great things from God. Attempt great things for God." William Carey In John 3 we meet a man named Nicodemus. We see him first coming to Jesus by night. In fact, this act alone defined his character throughout his life in Scripture. For example, John 7:50...read more
Wonderful words from Oswald Chambers: Being saved and seeing Jesus are not the same thing. Many are partakers of God’s grace who have never seen Jesus. When once you have seen Jesus, you can never be the same, other things do not appeal as they used to do: Always...read more
"Write the things which you have seen, and the things which are, and the things which will take place after this." Revelation 1:19 One of the key truths that explains almost everything pertaining to the Christian life today is found in the second and third chapters of...read more
A good man leaves an inheritance to his children’s children, But the wealth of the sinner is stored up for the righteous. Proverbs 13:22 I was recently the recipient of an inheritance. My first. On Wednesday, May 23, 2012 my mother, Delores McCranie, passed away...read more
In the fourth of Zechariah's eight visions we see the following prophetic words about Jesus: For behold, I am bringing forth My Servant the Branch. For behold, the stone that I have laid before Joshua: Upon the stone are seven eyes. Behold, I will engrave its...read more
In the last verse of the second chapter of Zechariah we find the chilling statement that God will no longer stay silent while His people, the apple of His eye, are mistreated by others. The sleeping Giant has awakened. Momma bear is ready to protect her cubs. The...read more
It is possible that something like this could happen today? I think so. How about you? Jeremiah sat alone in the empty meeting room feeling a growing sense of despair. The meeting had been announced to begin at noon— with lots of advertising and many people...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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