Church of God News Blog: 2018, 1 January –

A very warm welcome to all our brethren and guests.   For older COG news please see the COG News Blog category on the sidebar.   19 Apr:   UCG-   Chloe Aschenbrenner daughter of Randy and Keri (Seelig) Aschenbrenner passed away in Cincinnati at the age of two years. Sedro-Woolley, Washington elder Warren Larson died from heart complications last […]

Exciting New Projects for 2018

Announcing the publication of our first four totally new, New Testament books.  For details please visit this article at our Bible Studies site.  Brethren, the recent studies through the Spring Festivals have revealed a need to write new editions of the Biblical Festivals books and the Sabbath/Calendar book.  To aid in this I have posted […]

Biblical Philadelphian Love

There is enormous talk about brotherly love and the “Philadelphian Christian” in the assemblies.  It is important to have a good understanding of the subject of love and the meaning of Philadelphian love as we examine ourselves before Passover.  Regardless of all the hair splitting over the meaning of words like Agape Love,  if we […]

Passover Personal

Passover Did you know that the sacrificial animals had to be perfect and without blemish because they represented the perfect Lamb of God?   Then why use white flour matzoth, devoid of its bran, germ and many of its nutrients and  trace elements to represent the perfect Lamb of God during Passover and the Feast?   Unleavened […]

Godly Leadership

This is intended to cover the basics of proper godly leadership in this life, in preparation to become the kings and priests, the leadership of the kingdom of God.  The job of the priests and Levites was primarily to TEACH the people, set an example of godliness and to effect a reconciliation between the people […]

The Days of Daniel 12

When will the great tribulation begin?   This is a companion study to last week’s article explaining the Daily Sacrifice and its end time pre-tribulation significance in detail.    Will a Daily Sacrifice Begin Soon?   Prophecy News Update  In Israel the situation is rapidly worsening for prime minister Netanyahu.  The police have recommended that he be […]

This Work and Preparing the Bride

Today I want to explain this work and how it will progress up to the coming of Christ.  As most of you know I have been diligently doing studies through all of the books of the Bible for nearly ten years now, which studies have never been done by the Armstrong based corporate church groups.  […]

The Flat Earth

Is The Earth Flat?  Today we begin the new studies through Genesis and Exodus at The School of Biblical Studies site.  I have recently received some inquires as to my position on the flat earth idea and since Genesis 1 begins the book of Genesis with the  Creation Week,  I thought that this was a […]

Teaching Our Children: Part 3

Communicating For today’s purpose there are three main types of communications. 1  To a others in a personal situation. 2  To those who will not respond to personal communications I.E. going to the assembly as per Matthew 18. 3  Public addresses in which a sin is condemned and the gospel of salvation preached. Godly communications […]

Teaching Our Children: Part 1

God Commands Parents to Teach Their Children This is the introduction to a series of articles on “Teaching Our children About God”. In this “Introduction” we stress the IMPORTANCE of putting forth the effort to teach our offspring the whole Word of God and that imparting this knowledge and understanding to them is commanded by […]

Honor Thy Father

Proverbs 22:6 says:“Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it”. This verse is perhaps the most familiar verse in the Bible when it comes to rearing our children.  In this Proverb, Solomon emphasizes the importance of training a child beginning from his […]

The Work of the Ekklesia

For we are labourers together with God: ye are God’s husbandry, ye are God’s building.” (1 Corinthians 3:9)   Paul told the brethren in Corinth that they were all laborers together with God and that they were God’s husbandry. The Greek word for husbandry meaning, the produce of a cultivated field, and that they were […]


Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves. (Matthew 10:16) This is a huge topic for discernment encompasses so much; it is about having wisdom, knowledge, right understanding, discretion, prudence, good judgment, perception, insight. No wonder it was the gift that Solomon […]

The True Gospel

If we want to know what the true gospel is and what we should preach:  we can do no better than to follow the example of our Lord! Isaiah 61:1 The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me; because the Lord hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the […]

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