“For what man knoweth the things of a man, save the spirit of man which is in him? even so the things of God knoweth no man, but the Spirit of God.”
Contrary to what the world and Satan tell men EVERY SINGLE DAY, the world HATES God and His Son, Jesus Christ.
Contrary to what the worldly churches tell their members EVERY SINGLE DAY, the world–including those worldly church members–HATE Jesus Christ.
Contrary to what MOST of the world believes, man lives in a world of HATE, NOT LOVE.
As Jesus Christ Himself observed:
“If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before it hated you. If ye were of the world, the world would love his own: but because ye are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hateth you. Remember the word that I said unto you, The servant is not greater than his lord. If they have persecuted me, they will also persecute you; if they have kept my saying, they will keep yours also. But all these things will they do unto you for my name’s sake, because they know not him that sent me.”
There is a KIND OF LOVE in the modern world: a LOVE–which is really nothing more than a GREAT coveting–for the things of the world.
OF COURSE, so many moderns are a friend of the world and the things of the world.
And ALL of those who are friends with the world are ENEMIES of God.
“Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whosoever therefore will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God.”
It is not so much that end times man deliberately sets out to be an enemy of God.
Being an enemy of God is sort of an interesting by-product of end times man’s friendliness with the world and his desire for the things of the world.
Does the reader NOT believe this truth?
All the reader need do is listen to the talk of his friends and acquaintances.
How often do they refer to God or God’s Son, Jesus Christ?
How often do they refer to the things of this world?
End times man’s LOVE and ADORATION; his OBSESSION with the things of the world leads straight to end times man’s disbelief.
Because end times man would rather covet, chase after and obey the things of the world rather than the things of God.
“Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world.”
DOES the reader make excuses for why his friends and neighbors are wicked?
It is not YET too late: there is still a little time to change direction (repent), place your faith (hope) for the future entirely on Jesus Christ and enter the kingdom of heaven.
DOES the reader believe he is saved?
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DOES the reader believe he is NOT saved?
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THE GOSPEL OF JESUS CHRIST
“Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and wherein ye stand; By which also ye are saved, if ye keep in memory what I preached unto you, unless ye have believed in vain. For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures:
And that he was seen of Cephas, then of the twelve: After that, he was seen of above five hundred brethren at once; of whom the greater part remain unto this present, but some are fallen asleep. After that, he was seen of James; then of all the apostles. And last of all he was seen of me also, as of one born out of due time. ”
–1 Corinthians 15:1-8
“For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.”
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by Jeremiah Jameson
–with Mondo Frazier
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