The Final Temptation

A lot of times when we think about Jesus being tempted we think about his time fasting in the desert. But if we pay attention we can see temptation continue on throughout his ministry. We even see Satan’s temptations come at Jesus in his final moments as he hangs upon a cross. Check out this…

Led into Suffering

Jesus’ Spirit and water baptism kicks off His entire ministry. The focus has been on John’s ministry up until this point and now the Spirit has appointed and anointed Jesus to begin His. And while such an anointing sounds like lollipops and gumdrops to the average Charismatic, we should note that the Holy Spirit kicks…

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 Bait of the Cross

Satan portrayed his reign over the earth to Jesus when he showed Jesus all the kingdoms of the world and offered him authority over them if Jesus would only worship him. Jesus rebuked Satan, but he did not correct or refute Satan’s claim of authority—nor does the rest of the Bible. The apostle John refers to…

Leviathan in Revelation

One is hard pressed to find a few words go by without some kind of allusion to a Bible passage. John is pulling references from left and right. With this in mind, it’s not unthinkable to see the Leviathan of the Old Testament resurface, especially given the fact that Isaiah said God would deal with…