The Sixth Trumpet, Part 14

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"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 14
CONCLUSION
Surely, we have dealt with a most sobering text! The hardness that sin creates has been affirmed with the words, "But the rest of mankind, who were not killed by these plagues, did not repent of the works of their hands,...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 13

Posted Dec 11th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 13
THE HISTORICAL VIEW
Once again, there is an historical view that fulfills, but not completely, this Divine judgment. In it the attitude of God toward those who hate Him is confirmed. While these events do not exhaust our text, they do...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 12

Posted Dec 9th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 12
Immorality--Bred in Religion
There is a moral degradation in idolatry, as is confirmed in our text. Springing from devotion to the "works of their hands," men came under the grip of immorality. As it is written, "Neither repented they of their murders, nor of...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 11

Posted Dec 8th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 11
The Works of Their Hands
This refers to idolatry, and is a Divine manner of speaking. These precise words are used to describe Israel's lapse into idolatry. "Because they have forsaken me, and have burned incense unto other gods, that they might...

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A Successful Trip to New Zealand

Posted Dec 8th, 12:00 by Online Perspective on Teaching/Education


Dear Family:
I just returned from a very successful apostolic trip to New Zealand.  Although confined to Auckland, my heart is blessed to know that I am a part of the larger vision for this precious nation known as the LAND OF THE LONG WHITE CLOUD.
I arrived at the airport on Friday, November 24, and was greeted by the warm spirit of the Pacific Islanders.  The leaders of His Highest Praise New Zealand met me at the airport and took me...

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NOTHING WILL BE IMPOSSIBLE

Posted Dec 7th, 12:00 by LIVING WATERS from Lightbearers on Teaching/Education


 
NOTHING WILL BE IMPOSSIBLE
"...and nothing will be impossible for you." Matt 17:20 NKJV
Perhaps the two greatest spiritual disciplines in the Christian life are to pray in tongues much and keep oneself full of the Word of God. Worship, praise, the renewed mind, walking in love, giving, compassion, prayer, fasting, fellowship, and self-sacrifice all flow from these two spiritual disciplines.
You are full of the Word when it spills out of your mouth, is the meditation of your soul,...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 10

Posted Dec 7th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 10
THEY REPENTED NOT!
"But the rest of mankind, who were not killed by these plagues, did not repent of the works of their hands, that they should not worship demons, and idols of gold, silver, brass, stone, and wood, which can...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 9

Posted Dec 6th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 9
THEIR POWER
"For their power is in their mouth and in their tails; for their tails are like serpents, having heads; and with them they do harm." We are still speaking of the horses, not the riders upon them. It is as...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 8

Posted Dec 5th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 8
THE VASTNESS AND FEROCITY OF THE ARMY
"Now the number of the army of the horsemen was two hundred million (two hundred thousand thousand, KJV); I heard the number of them." Remembering that symbols are always introductory to the reality, this is a...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 7

Posted Dec 4th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 7
Duration
SECOND, the language can denote the duration of the judgment described. In this case, the language is symbolic, each period standing for a length of time: a day, an hour, and a year. Using the formula of a day for a...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 6

Posted Dec 2nd, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 6
DIVINE CONTROL AGAIN REVEALED
"So the four angels, who had been prepared . . . " Again, notice the precision of the language. We are witnessing the execution of the purpose of God. It is characterized by precision and timeliness. These angels,...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 5

Posted Dec 1st, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 5
The Wicked Are Under God
God uses the wicked to accomplish his purposes. Although they are under Satan, he is a secondary ruler, operating within Divine constraints, and in strict accordance with Divine purpose.
This is another truth revealed throughout Scripture, and...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 4

Posted Nov 30th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 4
THE FOUR ANGELS
" And I heard a voice . . . saying to the sixth angel who had the trumpet, Release the four angels who are bound at the great river Euphrates." We are not told whether these are holy or...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 3

Posted Nov 30th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 3
THE PLACE OF THE VOICE
"Then the sixth angel sounded: And I heard a voice from the four horns of the golden altar which is before God . . . " The Spirit will not allow us to get far from the...

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The Sixth Trumpet, Part 2

Posted Nov 29th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 18
THE SIXTH TRUMPET
By Given O. Blakely
Part 2
A Brief Summation
1. John was first confronted with the glorified and REIGNING Jesus (1:10-20).
2. Jesus provides HIS assessment of the churches (2:1-3:22).
3. The throne of heaven is seen, and One sitting in regal splendor and POWER upon it ---UNEQUIVOCAL control...

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