The 144,000 Virgins of Revelation

In Revelation 14, Jesus and 144,000 Christians are found standing in God’s presence on Mount Zion. They join God and the other spiritual beings of God’s Heavenly courtroom in singing a beautiful song. It’s there that an interesting note is made about the 144,000: “It is these who have not defiled themselves with women, for…

Why Do Bad Things Happen?

As we continue our series on, “God’s Grand Framework,” we address the question of why bad things happen if God is omnipotent and desires a world full of love and goodness? Watch above or listen to this episode on the 1208GREENWOOD webpage or by subscribing to the 1208PODCAST on iTunes, Spotify, or Google Play.

The Rise of the Water Kingdom (Paperback)

Well that happened quicker than usual! My new allegorical fantasy, The Rise of the Water Kingdom, was just approved by Amazon for paperback production! So now you can grab it in Kindle and Paperback form! This book was especially inspired by Michael Heiser’s scholarly book, The Unseen Realm (which everyone should read), as well as the guys…

The Giant Clans of the Bible

The creation of the giant Nephilim in Genesis 6, right before the flood, is a story that surprises most people today no matter how long they’ve been a Christian. Therefore, it’s perhaps even more surprising when our eyes are opened to see the giants present after the flood. This is clearly seen in Numbers 13…

What Did Jesus Do While He Was Dead?

To answer this question, we need to take a look at 2 Peter and Jude, but a little bit of background is going to be necessary first. Some of the strange sayings in 2 Peter and Jude come from the story communicated in 1 Enoch. This means that while 1 Enoch is not a part…