Welcome to Leaving LaodiceaThe Survival Manual for the Coming Underground Church
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
The following warning from AW Tozer was made almost 50 years ago and still rings true today. Lord, bring us back to true "spirit and truth" worship and not let us be satisfied any longer with imitating the world and its fallen, carnal, pagan form of entertainment...read more
The first of the eight visions revealed to Zechariah tell a harrowing tale of disappointment and disillusionment to those who are waiting for God to keep His promise. But as you dig deeper into the vision of the Man and the Myrtle trees, you find that God has not...read more
The book of Zechariah begins with one of the most challenging and frightening conditional promises found in Scripture. First, there is God's statement of their condition: “The Lord has been very angry with your fathers." Then, the wonderful and frightening promise:...read more
A number of years ago I received this monthly newsletter and resource offering from John MacArthur's Grace to You Ministry. The offer is a teaching called, "When Believers Stop Believing: Portrait of an Apostate." And, quite honestly, it was pretty good. But what...read more
He came from nowhere. No warning, no advanced notice, nothing. One day, he just showed up and spoke a few words that brought an entire nation to its knees... literally. Without any fanfare, pedigree, entourage or press agent, this strangely-clad man with intense,...read more
The doctrine known as eternal security or the perseverance of the saints is one of the cornerstones of Reformed Theology. It can be defined as follows: The perseverance of the saints means that all those who are truly (the operative word) born again will be kept by...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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