102 The Two Great Covenants

The Test in the Garden In Genesis 3 God gave a command to test the man and the woman to see if they would be faithful to their Maker or if they will follow another or decide right and wrong for themselves.  Satan the Adversary of God is allowed to appear on the scene to […]

101 The Sovereignty of God

Introduction Everything written in the scriptures from Genesis to Revelation was written for our instruction to teach us the way to eternal life in peace with God and humanity. Romans 15:4 For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope. 2 […]

UCG Moves Towards Protestantism

This is a follow up post on the recent UCG Conferences.  UCG is now rapidly becoming a Protestant Sabbatarian organization like those in this recent article “The Corporate COG Struggle with Law and Grace.” This article deals specifically with the UCG Doctrinal Statement claiming that God the Father was the God of the Old Testament […]

Pentecost Message

Just in time for Pentecost!  The very popular Biblical Sabbath and Calendar book has now been expanded so much that it has been divided into two books!  The first book is “Personal Salvation,”  but don’t be confused by that title; the book is about much more than repentance and baptism.  This book includes studies in […]

UCG Report May 8-10, 2018

The Annual GCE Report is here. United Church of God, an International Association Council of Elders Quarterly Meeting Report Milford, Ohio Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Chairman Don Ward called the morning session to order at 9 a.m. Eastern, and the meeting was opened with prayer. Eleven Council of Elders (Council) members were present. Rainer Salomaa […]

Exciting New Projects for 2018

Announcement 24 Apr:   Our new book  “Bible Studies Galatians to Philemon” is now available here.  The writings of Paul have been twisted for generations because they are vital to personal salvation.  These studies will be posted serially at the Bible Studies site:  Nevertheless having the complete series in one volume without waiting for day by day […]

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? IF the starting date for the 2300 day [year] prophecy count is correct, the great tribulation will begin at the end of […]

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