Dispensationalism is a theological system held by untold millions of Bible-believing Christians in thousands of churches across our land. Some of the great evangelists of our day and of the recent past have faithfully preached dispensational 'truths'. Dispensationalism extols Old Covenant Israel as “the apple of God’s eye.” It recognizes the future glory awaiting the … Continue reading DISPENSATIONALISM AND EPHESIANS
Strangers Joined to the Community of Israel Neither let the son of the stranger, that hath joined himself to the LORD, speak, saying, The LORD hath utterly separated me from his people: neither let the eunuch say, Behold, I am a dry tree. For thus saith the LORD unto the eunuchs that keep my sabbaths, … Continue reading Strangers in the Congregation of Israel
The King's Wedding Feast Below is yet another parable from our Lord. Please complete the reading assignment and answer the following questions as homework. Check back later in the comments section for answers. READING ASSIGNMENT: Luke 14:15-24 and Matthew 22:1-10, Isaiah 25:6-9, Revelation 19:7-10 Matthew 22:1-10 And Jesus answered and spake unto them again by … Continue reading The King’s Wedding Feast for His Son
The Vineyard of the Lord of Hosts Please complete the reading assignment below and answer the following questions as homework. Check the comments for answers. READING ASSIGNMENT: Isaiah 5, Luke 20:9-18, Matt 21:33-44 Luke 20:9-18 Then began he to speak to the people this parable; A certain man planted a vineyard, and let it forth … Continue reading Other Husbandmen
The Abrahamic Promise Now the LORD had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land that I will shew thee: And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt … Continue reading NOT REPLACEMENT…EXPANSION! part 3
The link below will take you to an article published by Charles Spurgeon in his magazine "Sword and Trowel" published in March, 1867. The article is written in response to the Dispensationalist crisis that was beginning to simmer in his day and served as a rebuttal to articles lately being published by Plymouth Brethren in … Continue reading Old Testament Saints: Members of the Church
For ye are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus. For as many of you as have been baptized into Christ have put on Christ. There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female: for ye are all one in Christ Jesus. And … Continue reading NOT REPLACEMENT…EXPANSION! part 2
For ye are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus. For as many of you as have been baptized into Christ have put on Christ. There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female: for ye are all one in Christ Jesus. And … Continue reading NOT REPLACEMENT…EXPANSION!