Month: January 2016

To Fight or Not (11)

By Dan Lazich / January 30, 2016 /

Weddings in Jesus’ time The weddings in Jesus’ time were conducted in the evening because people worked during the daylight. There was no street lighting in those days. The primary duty of virgins at weddings was to light the way for the bridegroom. The virgins were not there so that the bridegroom will have guests…

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To Fight or Not (10)

By Dan Lazich / January 23, 2016 /

The kingdom of heaven “At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom.” Mathew 25:1, NET. Jesus told the story about ten virgins in conjunction with the description of the events that will take place just before He returns to take…

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To Fight or Not (9)

By Dan Lazich / January 16, 2016 /

Jesus Our Mediator. “For there is one God and one intermediary between God and humanity, Christ Jesus, himself human, who gave himself as a ransom for all, revealing God’s purpose at his appointed time.” 1 Timothy 2:5, 6, NET. What is the meaning of the “intermediary” or “mediator”? The Greek word employed here is “mesites”…

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To Fight or Not (8)

By Dan Lazich / January 9, 2016 /

The promised Land Denied. “Then the Lord spoke to Moses and Arron, ‘Because you did not trust me enough to show me as holy before the Israelite, therefore you will not bring this community into the land I have given them’” (Numbers 20:12, NET). What did Moses do; and why was it wrong? God’s chosen…

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To Fight or Not? (7)

By Dan Lazich / January 2, 2016 /

What should the yielded believers do? The answer is simple, do not fight Satan. Stand still, watch, and consider. “Moses said to the people, ‘Do not fear! Stand firm and see the salvation of the Lord that he will provide for you today; for the Egyptians that you see today; you will never, ever see…

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