Thursday, September 21, 2017

End Times Talk: No One Knows When, But Are We Ready?


This year's partial solar eclipse from our  front deck in Ontario Canada.
There have been a lot of YouTube videos and articles in internet land about a celestial event on September 23rd, 2017. Here is a picture that was another "sign" according to some on August 21, 2017. I struggled with this because we knew about it coming for about 100 or more years. It was not a surprise event. Yet, of course we learned that God created the lights in the skies for a variety of reasons, one of the stating signs.
[Gen 1:14-19 ESV] 14 And God said, "Let there be lights in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night. And let them be for signs and for seasons, and for days and years, 15 and let them be lights in the expanse of the heavens to give light upon the earth." And it was so. 16 And God made the two great lights--the greater light to rule the day and the lesser light to rule the night--and the stars. 17 And God set them in the expanse of the heavens to give light on the earth, 18 to rule over the day and over the night, and to separate the light from the darkness. And God saw that it was good. 19 And there was evening and there was morning, the fourth day.

We have listened to the ideas and possible predictions about the Rapture being on September 23rd, in two days, and as much as we do believe God's Word is definite about Christ's return and about believers being caught up in the air with Christ. We know Christ could return at any moment.  We should always be prepared no matter what. But, we are sure that God's Word is also clear about any kind of date setting.  See the last article here on this topic from SHG.

On that note, we wanted to share this passage (portions of it) where Jesus Christ tells us all about His return and warning us to not be lead astray and to be prepared. Take a look or watch/listen here.

[Mark 13:4-10, 12-16, 18-37 ESV] 4 "Tell us, when will these things be, and what will be the sign when all these things are about to be accomplished?" 5 And Jesus began to say to them, "See that no one leads you astray. 6 Many will come in my name, saying, 'I am he!' and they will lead many astray. 7 And when you hear of wars and rumors of wars, do not be alarmed. This must take place, but the end is not yet. 8 For nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom. There will be earthquakes in various places; there will be famines. These are but the beginning of the birth pains. 9 "But be on your guard. For they will deliver you over to councils, and you will be beaten in synagogues, and you will stand before governors and kings for my sake, to bear witness before them. 10 And the gospel must first be proclaimed to all nations. ... 

...12 And brother will deliver brother over to death, and the father his child, and children will rise against parents and have them put to death. 13 And you will be hated by all for my name's sake. But the one who endures to the end will be saved. 14 "But when you see the abomination of desolation standing where he ought not to be (let the reader understand), then let those who are in Judea flee to the mountains. 15 Let the one who is on the housetop not go down, nor enter his house, to take anything out, 16 and let the one who is in the field not turn back to take his cloak. ... 

....18 Pray that it may not happen in winter. 19 For in those days there will be such tribulation as has not been from the beginning of the creation that God created until now, and never will be. 20 And if the Lord had not cut short the days, no human being would be saved. But for the sake of the elect,
whom he chose, he shortened the days. 21 And then if anyone says to you, 'Look, here is the Christ!' or 'Look, there he is!' do not believe it. 22 For false christs and false prophets will arise and perform signs and wonders, to lead astray, if possible, the elect. 23 But be on guard; I have told you all things beforehand. 24 "But in those days, after that tribulation, the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light, 25 and the stars will be falling from heaven, and the powers in the heavens will be shaken. 26 And then they will see the Son of Man coming in clouds with great power and glory. 27 And then he will send out the angels and gather his elect from the four winds, from the ends of the earth to the ends of heaven. 28 "From the fig tree learn its lesson: as soon as its branch becomes tender and puts out its leaves, you know that summer is near. 29 So also, when you see these things taking place, you know that he is near, at the very gates. 30 Truly, I say to you, this generation will not pass away until all these things take place. 31 Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away. 32 "But concerning that day or that hour, no one knows, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father. 33 Be on guard, keep awake. For you do not know when the time will come. 34 It is like a man going on a journey, when he leaves home and puts his servants in charge, each with his work, and commands the doorkeeper to stay awake. 35 Therefore stay awake--for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, or when the rooster crows, or in the morning-- 36 lest he come suddenly and find you asleep. 37 And what I say to you I say to all: Stay awake."

Friday, September 1, 2017

"Encouragement Video Share: From R$E "This Amazing Truth will BLOW YOUR MIND!

Seeking Truth, encouragement and comfort? Seeking the reason for living on this planet? We want to share from one of our favourite Ministries, Round Saturn's Eye. David researches and produces videos that  are all about the Way, The Truth and the Life. Today, we watched this inspiring video. It is a good reminder that we can never make Jesus love us more than He already loves us.
Watch and Be Encouraged

Sunday, August 13, 2017

WATCH!- Be Ready At All Times...

Watch!
I know you may be hearing this a lot, but nevertheless, I feel the need to share these Bible verses because, we really do need to be prepared for the return of Jesus at all times. My husband and I have met a Christian or two over the years who were so sure that they would live until the return of Jesus Christ to earth. Well, they were all wrong and are now in Heaven. Mind you considering God's Kingdom is not stuck in linear time (the past to present  to future - 24 hours a day), maybe they technically will be witnessing His return. Their hope was in Him, is In Him. We are alive at this moment and know beyond all doubt that there is only One Sure Hope, One Truth, One Way. It would be wrong to keep w hat we know to our selves. How often has something wonderful happened and you want to share it with all your friends and family?!  Well that is what happened to us. Makes sense to share Jesus with anyone who wants to listen. We both lived without Him for part of our life and we would never want to return to that hopelessness.

So here are but a few of countless verses to share encouragement and God's unfailing Word. In a world of great uncertainty, there is One True Certainty, Jesus Christ, He loves you so much. Just open the door to your heart if you want to have peace in all situations.

[Psa 86:15 NLT] 15 But you, O Lord, are a God of compassion and mercy, slow to get angry and filled with unfailing love and faithfulness.

[Mar 13:33-37 KJV] 33 Take ye heed, watch and pray: for ye know not when the time is. 34 [For the Son of man is] as a man taking a far journey, who left his house, and gave authority to his servants, and to every man his work, and commanded the porter to watch. 35 Watch ye therefore: for ye know not when the master of the house cometh, at even, or at midnight, or at the cockcrowing, or in the morning: 36 Lest coming suddenly he find you sleeping. 37 And what I say unto you I say unto all, Watch.

[Mat 24:37-44 KJV] 37 But as the days of Noe [were], so shall also the coming of the Son of man be. 38 For as in the days that were before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noe entered into the ark, 39 And knew not until the flood came, and took them all away; so shall also the coming of the Son of man be. 40 Then shall two be in the field; the one shall be taken, and the other left. 41 Two [women shall be] grinding at the mill; the one shall be taken, and the other left. 42 Watch therefore: for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come. 43 But know this, that if the goodman of the house had known in what watch the thief would come, he would have watched, and would not have suffered his house to be broken up. 44 Therefore be ye also ready: for in such an hour as ye think not the Son of man cometh.

[1Th 5:6 KJV] 6 Therefore let us not sleep, as [do] others; but let us watch and be sober.

[Rev 3:3 KJV] 3 Remember therefore how thou hast received and heard, and hold fast, and repent. If therefore thou shalt not watch, I will come on thee as a thief, and thou shalt not know what hour I will come upon thee.

[Jhn 15:9-16 NLT] 9 "I have loved you even as the Father has loved me. Remain in my love. 10 When you obey my commandments, you remain in my love, just as I obey my Father's commandments and remain in his love. 11 I have told you these things so that you will be filled with my joy. Yes, your joy will overflow! 12 This is my commandment: Love each other in the same way I have loved you. 13 There is no greater love than to lay down one's life for one's friends. 14 You are my friends if you do what I command. 15 I no longer call you slaves, because a master doesn't confide in his slaves. Now you are my friends, since I have told you everything the Father told me. 16 You didn't choose me. I chose you. I appointed you to go and produce lasting fruit, so that the Father will give you whatever you ask for, using my name.

Friday, August 4, 2017

Sharing True Stories: Steven Bancarz's Testimony - "From New Age To Jesus - My Testimony"

Sure Hope, is all about our Absolute, Sure Hope, Jesus Christ. Well, over the years we have watched many Christian testimonies and You Tube channels. Some seeking to share Thee very Sure Hope, we seek to share. Some of them have been very inspiring and encouraging, full of God's Truth and then some, we just can't recommend with a clear conscience. Then this week, we stumbled upon this incredible young man named, Steven Bancarz. Someone worth sharing in hope that God would speak to someone out "there" who would benefit from Steven's testimony or, even to encourage fellow believers as we welcome in, another family member!

His sincerity and obvious love for Jesus Christ, and how He transformed his heart, is worth sharing. His heart felt and I believe spirit filled testimony video is below, along with some of his other informative videos. When someone is wise beyond their years, you just know it. That is this young man. All glory goes to God!
 
Steven had gained worldly wealth through ad revenue from sharing articles and blogs/web sites writing about all he knew and experienced with "Spirit Science," Metaphysics, New Age topics and the like. His involvement with occult activities and the New Age and even possessing wealth, left him unfulfilled. Watch and listen to Steven's heart moving story.

 "From New Age To Jesus - My Testimony"


Why I Am Exposing The New Age

Occult Objects In Your House Give Demons Legal Ground
Check Out Steven's Web Site Here, and His YouTube Channel Here.


Saturday, July 15, 2017

Troubled On Every Side, Yet Not Distressed!

In this crazy mixed up world, it is easy to fall in despair and sadness. That goes for our fellow believers as well, it is why we must remind each other what God's Word says....
[2Co 4:1-6, 8-18 KJV] 1 Therefore seeing we have this ministry, as we have received mercy, we faint not; 2 But have renounced the hidden things of dishonesty, not walking in craftiness, nor handling the word of God deceitfully; but by manifestation of the truth commending ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God. 3 But if our gospel be hid, it is hid to them that are lost: 4 In whom the god of this world hath blinded the minds of them which believe not, lest the light of the glorious gospel of Christ, who is the image of God, should shine unto them. 5 For we preach not ourselves, but Christ Jesus the Lord; and ourselves your servants for Jesus' sake. 6 For God, who commanded the light to shine out of darkness, hath shined in our hearts, to [give] the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ. ... 8 [We are] troubled on every side, yet not distressed; [we are] perplexed, but not in despair; 9 Persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed; 10 Always bearing about in the body the dying of the Lord Jesus, that the life also of Jesus might be made manifest in our body. 11 For we which live are alway delivered unto death for Jesus' sake, that the life also of Jesus might be made manifest in our mortal flesh. 12 So then death worketh in us, but life in you. 13  We having the same spirit of faith, according as it is written, I believed, and therefore have I spoken; we also believe, and therefore speak; 14 Knowing that he which raised up the Lord Jesus shall raise up us also by Jesus, and shall present [us] with you. 15 For all things [are] for your sakes, that the abundant grace might through the thanksgiving of many redound to the glory of God. 16 

For which cause we faint not; but though our outward man perish, yet the inward [man] is renewed day by day. 17 For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, worketh for us a far more exceeding [and] eternal weight of glory; 18 While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen [are] temporal; but the things which are not seen [are] eternal.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Comfort One Another With These Words: The Rapture - What Does It Mean?

One of the most awesome things that happened to me when I first became a believer in Christ was learning that I no longer needed to afraid of dying. Since middle childhood (7 or 8) I was so scared. So many questions about the after life and all the between part. I discovered that we can not earn salvation by any good works or anything we do. My heart wanted to know the absolute Truth about life and the meaning of it. It took a long time, but one day the blinds opened and the light bulb went on. At first I didn't have assurance about Heaven because every time I sinned, I felt so yucky and guilty that every opportunity on television or a meeting, I would invite Jesus into my heart repeatedly. That was until God blessed me by sending a godly Christian woman. She boldly came up to me in church (as if she knew) and asked "If you died today or tonight, do you know if you would go to Heaven?" My answer was an instant, "No!" She then told me she was having a new believers Bible study, would I like to join. It was where I learned the basic foundational doctrines about Christianity. Death lost it's sting.

[1Co 15:49-57 KJV] 49 And as we have borne the image of the earthy, we shall also bear the image of the heavenly. 50 Now this I say, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God; neither doth corruption inherit incorruption. 51 Behold, I shew you a mystery; We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed, 52 In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed. 53 For this corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal [must] put on immortality. 54 So when this corruptible shall have put on incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written, Death is swallowed up in victory. 55 O death, where [is] thy sting? O grave, where [is] thy victory? 56  The sting of death [is] sin; and the strength of sin [is] the law. 57 But thanks [be] to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.

[Jhn 14:2-4 KJV] 2 In my Father's house are many mansions: if [it were] not [so], I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. 3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, [there] ye may be also. 4 And whither I go ye know, and the way ye know.

The Rapture?
This leads right into this question: Ever see the movie or read the "Left Behind," book series? The basic focus is an event known as "the Rapture," occurs for all Christian Believers and those who are not, are left behind. Some Christians will say the word "Rapture," is not in the Bible and they would Harpazo." Click here to see the definition breakdown. The one that best sums it up is, "to snatch out or away."
be correct. It is a word that has been used to describe an event mentioned more than a few times in God's Word. Instead of trying to explain it in my own words, the best place is to go the source to see what God says about this rapturous event yet to come.  But first, I do want to say that the word best known in the original Greek from the New Testament, that is about the "rapture," is "
As well click here, for an article about the Rapture, with a lot of verses best explaining the hope we are to comfort one another with.

[1Th 4:13-18 KJV] 13 But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not, even as others which have no hope. 14 For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with him. 15 For this we say unto you by the word of the Lord, that we which are alive [and] remain unto the coming of the Lord shall not prevent them which are asleep. 16 For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first: 17 Then we which are alive [and] remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord. 18 Wherefore comfort one another with these words.


Sunday, April 23, 2017

Encouragement Share: Video Messages By One Incredible Godly Man, Henry Gruver: After Dying- A Trip Through Outer Space And More

Been listening to the incredible messages by a godly brother Henry Gruver. Never have I heard such life altering stories/experiences/miracles and over such a close walk with God!
Be Inspired.

In Our Sure Hope,
Anita

Henry Gruver: After Death Trip Through Outer Space

Henry Gruver: After Death Trip Through Outer Space


Steve Quayle and Henry Gruver Part 1 

Henry Gruver - Prayer Walker

Come My Bride Part 1 by Henry Gruver



Come My Bride Part 2 by Henry Gruver


Henry Gruver I Saw SUBS Attack America 


Steve Quayle & Henry Gruver on The Hagmann & Hagmann Report


Monday, April 17, 2017

Even In This Crazy World: Having The Mind Of Christ Causes Joy To Overflow Our Soul: Pastor Paul Begley

Today God touched my heart as I was listening to Pastor Paul Begley. The show is broadcast live daily and is about 2 hours. What touched my heart starts at about the 1:26:00 mark on the video. So the last quarter or so.  That makes me want to share his message/God's message with anyone who wants to listen.

Love Covers A Multitude of Sins. He is The Potter, We are the clay. God shapes us and keeps reshaping us, as a potter does his clay. If we have the mind of Christ, we receive peace that we can not create on our own. And we will have love for others, that flows from Christ's Love in our hearts.
Just my short paraphrase. Watch at the 1:26:00 mark to hear what I can't expressed.

[Jer 18:1-6, 19-23 NLT] 1 The LORD gave another message to Jeremiah. He said, 2 "Go down to the potter's shop, and I will speak to you there." 3 So I did as he told me and found the potter working at his wheel. 4 But the jar he was making did not turn out as he had hoped, so he crushed it into a lump of clay again and started over. 5 Then the LORD gave me this message: 6 "O Israel, can I not do to you as this potter has done to his clay? As the clay is in the potter's hand, so are you in my hand. ... 19 LORD, hear me and help me! Listen to what my enemies are saying. 20 Should they repay evil for good? They have dug a pit to kill me, though I pleaded for them and tried to protect them from your anger. 21 So let their children starve! Let them die by the sword! Let their wives become childless widows. Let their old men die in a plague, and let their young men be killed in battle! 22 Let screaming be heard from their homes as warriors come suddenly upon them. For they have dug a pit for me and have hidden traps along my path. 23 LORD, you know all about their murderous plots against me. Don't forgive their crimes and blot out their sins. Let them die before you. Deal with them in your anger.

[Rom 9:19-24 NLT] 19 Well then, you might say, "Why does God blame people for not responding? Haven't they simply done what he makes them do?" 20 No, don't say that. Who are you, a mere human being, to argue with God? Should the thing that was created say to the one who created it, "Why have you made me like this?" 21 When a potter makes jars out of clay, doesn't he have a right to use the same lump of clay to make one jar for decoration and another to throw garbage into? 22 In the same way, even though God has the right to show his anger and his power, he is very patient with those on whom his anger falls, who are destined for destruction. 23 He does this to make the riches of his glory shine even brighter on those to whom he shows mercy, who were prepared in advance for glory. 24 And we are among those whom he selected, both from the Jews and from the Gentiles.

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Saturday, April 15, 2017

UFO's?! Strange Encounters?! - Are Aliens Real?

Okay, here is a topic many Christians do not discuss. And even non-believers avoid it as well. Have
you ever thought about or even seen strange lights or images in the skies? How about in your home? What about night terrors or sleep paralysis? Are you about to leave this page thinking "That's it, she is out of her mind!" Consider these researcher's conclusions before you write me off :o)

First of all, the Bible tells us that our battle is not against flesh and blood, but against the spiritual forces in the Heavenly realm. So the fact that many people experience things that are not "normal" but, that appear inter dimensional, makes sense. No doubt, there are some who may be dealing with troubling issues or witnessing military aircrafts or hologram images (yes, Star Trek seems to be coming to real life.) But, out of the incredible increase in UFO sightings and these days, video and picture evidence, many of them have to be real. One Christian researcher/speaker explains it best...What is happening in the spiritual realm/dimension, is manifesting in the physical (our's) realm or dimension.

[Eph 6:10-14 NLT] 10 A final word: Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. 11 Put on all of God's armor so that you will be able to stand firm against all strategies of the devil. 12 For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers and authorities of the unseen world, against mighty powers in this dark world, and against evil spirits in the heavenly places. 13 Therefore, put on every piece of God's armor so you will be able to resist the enemy in the time of evil. Then after the battle you will still be standing firm. 14 Stand your ground, putting on the belt of truth and the body armor of God's righteousness.

Supernatural
We know beyond all doubt that we are not just in the physical dimension, that there is an unseen realm, the supernatural - we know God is very real- we see evidence of His reality in all of His creation, but we do not see Him. Jesus Christ is God coming in Human form to fulfill Biblical prophecy.
Chuck Missler and other Christians we have listened to, have said that the unseen world is more real, than the world we can not see. We are also told to seek out God with our whole heart, mind and soul, and to trust in Him alone, to avoid as warned by God in His Word, to not purposely seek out hidden things - which is what the word "occult" means. Here are some great verses about all that.
[Rev 22:14-16 NLT] 14 Blessed are those who wash their robes. They will be permitted to enter through the gates of the city and eat the fruit from the tree of life. 15 Outside the city are the dogs--the sorcerers, the sexually immoral, the murderers, the idol worshipers, and all who love to live a lie. 16 "I, Jesus, have sent my angel to give you this message for the churches. I am both the source of David and the heir to his throne. I am the bright morning star."
[1Co 10:18-24 NLT] 18 Think about the people of Israel. Weren't they united by eating the sacrifices at the altar? 19 What am I trying to say? Am I saying that food offered to idols has some significance, or that idols are real gods? 20 No, not at all. I am saying that these sacrifices are offered to demons, not to God. And I don't want you to participate with demons. 21 You cannot drink from the cup of the Lord and from the cup of demons, too. You cannot eat at the Lord's Table and at the table of demons, too. 22 What? Do we dare to rouse the Lord's jealousy? Do you think we are stronger than he is? 23 You say, "I am allowed to do anything"--but not everything is good for you. You say, "I am allowed to do anything"--but not everything is beneficial. 24 Don't be concerned for your own good but for the good of others.
[2Co 11:13-15 NLT] 13 These people are false apostles. They are deceitful workers who disguise themselves as apostles of Christ. 14 But I am not surprised! Even Satan disguises himself as an angel of light. 15 So it is no wonder that his servants also disguise themselves as servants of righteousness. In the end they will get the punishment their wicked deeds deserve.
[Lev 19:26 NLT] 26 "Do not eat meat that has not been drained of its blood. "Do not practice fortune-telling or witchcraft.
[Isa 44:24-25 NLT] 24 This is what the LORD says--your Redeemer and Creator: "I am the LORD, who made all things. I alone stretched out the heavens. Who was with me when I made the earth? 25 I expose the false prophets as liars and make fools of fortune-tellers. I cause the wise to give bad advice, thus proving them to be fools.
[2Ki 17:14-20 NLT] 14 But the Israelites would not listen. They were as stubborn as their ancestors who had refused to believe in the LORD their God. 15 They rejected his decrees and the covenant he had made with their ancestors, and they despised all his warnings. They worshiped worthless idols, so they became worthless themselves. They followed the example of the nations around them, disobeying the LORD's command not to imitate them. 16 They rejected all the commands of the LORD their God and made two calves from metal. They set up an Asherah pole and worshiped Baal and all the forces of heaven. 17 They even sacrificed their own sons and daughters in the fire. They consulted fortune-tellers and practiced sorcery and sold themselves to evil, arousing the LORD's anger. 18 Because the LORD was very angry with Israel, he swept them away from his presence. Only the tribe of Judah remained in the land. 19 But even the people of Judah refused to obey the commands of the LORD their God, for they followed the evil practices that Israel had introduced. 20 The LORD rejected all the descendants of Israel. He punished them by handing them over to their attackers until he had banished Israel from his presence.
[Deu 18:9-13 NLT] 9 "When you enter the land the LORD your God is giving you, be very careful not to imitate the detestable customs of the nations living there. 10 For example, never sacrifice your son or daughter as a burnt offering. And do not let your people practice fortune-telling, or use sorcery, or interpret omens, or engage in witchcraft, 11 or cast spells, or function as mediums or psychics, or call forth the spirits of the dead. 12 Anyone who does these things is detestable to the LORD. It is because the other nations have done these detestable things that the LORD your God will drive them out ahead of you. 13 But you must be blameless before the LORD your God.
[Gal 5:18-22 NLT] 18 But when you are directed by the Spirit, you are not under obligation to the law of Moses. 19 When you follow the desires of your sinful nature, the results are very clear: sexual immorality, impurity, lustful pleasures, 20 idolatry, sorcery, hostility, quarreling, jealousy, outbursts of anger, selfish ambition, dissension, division, 21 envy, drunkenness, wild parties, and other sins like these. Let me tell you again, as I have before, that anyone living that sort of life will not inherit the Kingdom of God. 22 But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
[1Pe 5:8-9 NLT] 8 Stay alert! Watch out for your great enemy, the devil. He prowls around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour. 9 Stand firm against him, and be strong in your faith. Remember that your Christian brothers and sisters all over the world are going through the same kind of suffering you are.
[Mat 24:23-27, 29-30 NLT] 23 "Then if anyone tells you, 'Look, here is the Messiah,' or 'There he is,' don't believe it. 24 For false messiahs and false prophets will rise up and perform great signs and wonders so as to deceive, if possible, even God's chosen ones. 25 See, I have warned you about this ahead of time. 26 "So if someone tells you, 'Look, the Messiah is out in the desert,' don't bother to go and look. Or, 'Look, he is hiding here,' don't believe it! 27 For as the lightning flashes in the east and shines to the west, so it will be when the Son of Man comes. ... 29 "Immediately after the anguish of those days, the sun will be darkened, the moon will give no light, the stars will fall from the sky, and the powers in the heavens will be shaken. 30 And then at last, the sign that the Son of Man is coming will appear in the heavens, and there will be deep mourning among all the peoples of the earth. And they will see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of heaven with power and great glory.
Do Not Be Afraid
If More evidence that these encounters are demonic, are when you hear testimonies about those witness either a visible presence or images, who rebuke and/or declare the Name Of Jesus for them or "it," to stop, because the believe in Jesus Christ, and instantly, the whole event or images disappear, in many cases, never to return again. No other Name can make these things go away, that speaks volumes to anyone who believe they are actual extra terrestrial beings. Jesus' Name would have no effect if it were the case.
[Psa 14:1-7 NLT] 1 For the choir director: A psalm of David. Only fools say in their hearts, "There is no God." They are corrupt, and their actions are evil; not one of them does good! 2 The LORD looks down from heaven on the entire human race; he looks to see if anyone is truly wise, if anyone seeks God. 3 But no, all have turned away; all have become corrupt. No one does good, not a single one! 4 Will those who do evil never learn? They eat up my people like bread and wouldn't think of praying to the LORD. 5 Terror will grip them, for God is with those who obey him. 6 The wicked frustrate the plans of the oppressed, but the LORD will protect his people. 7 Who will come from Mount Zion to rescue Israel? When the LORD restores his people, Jacob will shout with joy, and Israel will rejoice.

Our protection from such things is in Jesus Christ alone. If you do not know Him, please consider seeking out His Truth. He saved my husband's life, and mine too...just to name a couple :o)

[1Ch 22:19 NLT] 19 Now seek the LORD your God with all your heart and soul. Build the sanctuary of the LORD God so that you can bring the Ark of the LORD's Covenant and the holy vessels of God into the Temple built to honor the LORD's name."

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Seek The Lord And You Find Him
[Jer 29:11-14 NLT] 11 For I know the plans I have for you," says the LORD. "They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope. 12 In those days when you pray, I will listen. 13 If you look for me wholeheartedly, you will find me. 14 I will be found by you," says the LORD. "I will end your captivity and restore your fortunes. I will gather you out of the nations where I sent you and will bring you home again to your own land."
[Pro 8:17 NLT] 17 "I love all who love me. Those who search will surely find me.
[Isa 55:1-13 NLT] 1 "Is anyone thirsty? Come and drink--even if you have no money! Come, take your choice of wine or milk--it's all free! 2 Why spend your money on food that does not give you strength? Why pay for food that does you no good? Listen to me, and you will eat what is good. You will enjoy the finest food. 3 "Come to me with your ears wide open. Listen, and you will find life. I will make an everlasting covenant with you. I will give you all the unfailing love I promised to David. 4 See how I used him to display my power among the peoples. I made him a leader among the nations. 5 You also will command nations you do not know, and peoples unknown to you will come running to obey, because I, the LORD your God, the Holy One of Israel, have made you glorious." 6 Seek the LORD while you can find him. Call on him now while he is near. 7 Let the wicked change their ways and banish the very thought of doing wrong. Let them turn to the LORD that he may have mercy on them. Yes, turn to our God, for he will forgive generously. 8 "My thoughts are nothing like your thoughts," says the LORD. "And my ways are far beyond anything you could imagine. 9 For just as the heavens are higher than the earth, so my ways are higher than your ways and my thoughts higher than your thoughts. 10 "The rain and snow come down from the heavens and stay on the ground to water the earth. They cause the grain to grow, producing seed for the farmer and bread for the hungry. 11 It is the same with my word. I send it out, and it always produces fruit. It will accomplish all I want it to, and it will prosper everywhere I send it. 12 You will live in joy and peace. The mountains and hills will burst into song, and the trees of the field will clap their hands! 13 Where once there were thorns, cypress trees will grow. Where nettles grew, myrtles will sprout up. These events will bring great honor to the LORD's name; they will be an everlasting sign of his power and love."

Friday, April 14, 2017

But Easter Is In The Bible! Why, If It Is A Pagan Word?

As always, I agonizingly want to search out the history and real history and/or meaning of many festivals and holidays we grew up celebrating. In the last few years, we have felt similar to what Lea does in the video in a previous post (click here) and even after what we learned today, still concur that paganism is at the root of this particular time of year as it relates to Easter the event, bunnies, eggs
and Ashtoreth. But not when people are honouring what Christ did for us during passover. Going by the passover dates would be the perfect way to follow the specific time period, of the resurrection of Jesus, because that is a celebration done every year, even to this day, ever since the Israelite's exodus out of Egypt.

Well, Today as my husband and I discussed why only the King James Translation, uses the pagan word Easter in Acts 12:4.  Since the original Greek word used is Pascha , which from Greek to English has been translated to Passover, not Easter. The Easter word only appears once, in the KJV,  and every where else in the KJV, the word Passover  is used (where Pascha in Greek is used in the original Biblical language) . In other translations, the word Passover is used in every occurrence where "Pascha is used in Greek).

What was confusing, is how the KJV only folks, say Herod meant the pagan festival Easter in Acts 12:4,  and could not have meant the Jewish Passover. The feast of unleavened bread precedes the Passover meal. The explanations from KJV only folks, state that Herod is saying he will bring Paul forth out of prison for judgment after Easter, is because Passover is already over, so he must mean the Pagan Easter. If you read Acts 12, you will see it is not. In fact the Bible clearly says: 
[Act 12:1-5 NLT] 1 About that time King Herod Agrippa began to persecute some believers in the church. 2 He had the apostle James (John's brother) killed with a sword. 3 When Herod saw how much this pleased the Jewish people, he also arrested Peter. (This took place during the Passover celebration.) 4 Then he imprisoned him, placing him under the guard of four squads of four soldiers each. Herod intended to bring Peter out for public trial after the Passover. 5 But while Peter was in prison, the church prayed very earnestly for him.

It appears, they are trying to justify why the word, Easter is used (because it is pagan after all). But, the more we researched this, the more their explanation did not match Scripture. The Bible is always our plumb line. Here is a decent article we found about the origins of the word Easter." 
Ask God for guidance, He leads us into all Truth.

Remember this always, as we are asked to by Jesus....
[1Co 11:23-34 NLT] 23 For I pass on to you what I received from the Lord himself. On the night when he was betrayed, the Lord Jesus took some bread 24 and gave thanks to God for it. Then he broke it in pieces and said, "This is my body, which is given for you. Do this to remember me." 25 In the same way, he took the cup of wine after supper, saying, "This cup is the new covenant between God and his people--an agreement confirmed with my blood. Do this to remember me as often as you drink it." 26 For every time you eat this bread and drink this cup, you are announcing the Lord's death until he comes again. 27 So anyone who eats this bread or drinks this cup of the Lord unworthily is guilty of sinning against the body and blood of the Lord. 28 That is why you should examine yourself before eating the bread and drinking the cup. 29 For if you eat the bread or drink the cup without honoring the body of Christ, you are eating and drinking God's judgment upon yourself. 30 That is why many of you are weak and sick and some have even died. 31 But if we would examine ourselves, we would not be judged by God in this way. 32 Yet when we are judged by the Lord, we are being disciplined so that we will not be condemned along with the world. 33 So, my dear brothers and sisters, when you gather for the Lord's Supper, wait for each other. 34 If you are really hungry, eat at home so you won't bring judgment upon yourselves when you meet together. I'll give you instructions about the other matters after I arrive.

Out Of Interest, here is a link to the Jewish Calendar. Much different from ours.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Updated, April 14, 2017- SHOULD CHRISTIANS CELEBRATE EASTER? - Two Views Part 1

Updated: Friday, April 14, 2017
As always, I agonizingly want to search out the history and real history and/or meaning of many festivals and holidays we grew up celebrating. In the last few years, we have felt similar to what Lea does in the video below and even after what we learned today, still concur that paganism is at the root of this particular time of year. That passover would be the perfect way to follow the specific time period, of the resurrection of Jesus, because that is a celebration done every year, even to this day, ever  since the Israelites exodus out of Egypt.

Well, Today as my husband and I discussed why only the King James Translation, uses the pagan word (so we had learned up until that point) Easter in Acts 12:4.  Since the original Greek word used is Pascha , which from Greek to English has been translated to Passover, not Easter. That word only appears once, in the KJV,  and every where else in the KJV, the word Passover  is used. In other translations, the word Passover is used in every occurrence.
What was confusing, is how the KJV only folks, say Herod meant the pagan festival Easter and not Passover, trying to justify why Easter is used (because it is pagan after all). But, the more we researched this, the more their explanation did not match Scripture. That is always our plumb line. Here is a decent article we found about the origins of the word Easter." Ask God for guidance, He leads us into all Truth.
Remember this always, as we are asked by Jesus....


Out Of Interest, here is a link to the Jewish Calendar. Much different from ours.



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Deuteronomy 12:29-32(KJV) When the Lord thy God shall cut off the nations from before thee, whither thou goest to possess them, and thou succeedest them, and dwellest in their land; Take heed to thyself that thou be not snared by following them, after that they be destroyed from before thee; and that thou enquire not after their gods, saying, How did these nations serve their gods? even so will I do likewise. Thou shalt not do so unto the Lord thy God: for every abomination to the Lord, which he hateth, have they done unto their gods; for even their sons and their daughters they have burnt in the fire to their gods. What thing soever I command you, observe to do it: thou shalt not add thereto, nor diminish from it.
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Sunday, March 19, 2017

A Share: Dr. Rawlings Documentary about Near Death Experiences-To Hell and Back

We have been listening to a documentary, recommended by the Pastor we were listening to today Charles Lawson, of Dr. Rawlings. Pastor Lawson recently experienced a cardiac event  and he officially died for about 8 seconds. He recommended watching documentary about Dr. Rawling. Rawling,  was an atheist but then after experiencing the literal death of patients on the table, he became a Christian! This is a powerful testimony about the very real existence of Hell and Heaven. If you are an atheist, we challenge you to watch. If you are searching, take a look and if you are a Christian, be encouraged.

Monday, February 27, 2017

Love The World But Be Not Of It

[1Co 5:9-13 NLT] 9 When I wrote to you before, I told you not to associate with people who indulge in sexual sin. 10 But I wasn't talking about unbelievers who indulge in sexual sin, or are greedy, or cheat people, or worship idols. You would have to leave this world to avoid people like that. 11 I meant that you are not to associate with anyone who claims to be a believer yet indulges in sexual sin, or is greedy, or worships idols, or is abusive, or is a drunkard, or cheats people. Don't even eat with such people. 12 It isn't my responsibility to judge outsiders, but it certainly is your responsibility to judge those inside the church who are sinning. 13 God will judge those on the outside; but as the Scriptures say, "You must remove the evil person from among you."

[Mat 5:43-48 KJV] 43 Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. 44 But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you; 45 That ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for he maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust. 46 For if ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? do not even the publicans the same? 47 And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more [than others]? do not even the publicans so? 48 Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.

Monday, February 20, 2017

Watch Becki Share Her Horrific Story. How She Miraculously Survived Satanic Ritual Abuse

Becki Percy, is a beautiful young lady, that we met today through the internet. We are here to share her incredible video Sure Hope, testimony. Yes, I am warning that Becki's experiences have been beyond  horrific.  If you have lived through or are being sexually abused, a victim of S.R.A. (Satanic Ritual Abuse), Becki is living proof of the Sure Hope that our Lord, Jesus Christ gives. Watching this sister in Christ, share her heart wrenching story that lead to a miraculous new Life. He is our Sure Hope for all who call out and surrender to Him.

My Testimony Part 1

My Testimony Part 2
My Experience With Immigration And Sex Trafficking

Exposing Evil....Protecting Our Children
Becki shares her testimony to expose the dark evil that was done to her, and to share the reality that even if mainstream media refuses to acknowledge it, the "Pizzagate/Pedogate," conspiracy is real. But not only involving Washington DC and America, but all over the world there are innocent, infant, child, to teen age victims of Child Sex Trafficking, Satanic Ritual Abuse....unimaginable crimes against children that we will never be able to grasp with our mind. Only God can help us to see enough to be able pray for the exposure of the criminals, and the rescue of these innocents. It isn't something we want to even look at or hear about, but it is real and we must share this information and testimonies like Becki's to shine a light in this dark dark work. Satan can not handle the light of Christ, the more we expose darkness, the more it disappears. So please pray for  Becki, and consider learning more about this subject in honour of the children as of right now, being held captive.

Doing The right thing is never easy, may God give us all His boldness and protection. May He cause the authorities around this earth to seek out these evil groups and individuals to arrest them and lead them to rescuing the innocent children. Thank You Lord for saving Becki. Please surround her and others like her, with Your healing love, protection, and comfort. Bless them with safe, caring, brothers and sister in Christ, to be the family they desire. May their minds be set free from the lying words from enemy of our souls, like Becki experiences at times. Guard her heart, guard their hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.

Thank You Lord for our Sure Hope. May all those who seek to fulfill the hole that only You can fill, repent and surrender their lives to you. Open their eyes Lord.
We love You Jesus. Thank You for Becki's courage and for her life.

Just after I wrote this blog article, I found Becki's actual YT channel. The video above was from another channel. Here is her channel below and here is her Twitter link. Been watching her videos and we highly recommend watching this dear young lady share all God is doing in her life. Thanks to God leading us to her video, it is clear we need to be more vocal about S.R.A and the "Pizzagate/Pedogate" situation. Light overcomes darkness and Jesus Christ is the Only Light that can and will eliminate darkness. 

Here is Becki's Channel: Watch her 



Sunday, February 5, 2017

Food For Thought: The Bright Morning Star Is Jesus

Food for thought on Bible translations. If you look through the Sure Hope Gazette, you will see there have been times where I struggle with whether or not there is an english Bible translation that is ordained by God, and others are not ordained or basically approved, by God. Being someone who struggles with old english, like Shakespeare's work, I all my past twenty five years I used the modern paraphrases and translations only because it was was for me to understand. But in the last 8 years or so, it came to our (my husband as well) attention that there is a huge difference between the Authorized King James Version and so far, every single other translation published in the last two hundred years. For a year or so I had concluded the KJV was definitely something special, there was no denying that other translations, NASB, ESV and NIV included. My husband is still adhering to the King James translation, but when I read the New Living Translation it just felt like I understood it so much easier. So I justified ditching all I had concluded about  the KJV and embraced the "it doesn't really matter attitude."
Well, we just watched an excellent sermon by Pastor Charles Lawson and I was convicted about my attitude. And now I need to reconsider my "easy way out," stance. For me reading old english is like doing mathematics, but if there really is an english translation that has God's seal of approval, then, He will help me to understand and see what He wants. Just wanted to share this with you.

Since my words can not do Pastor Lawson's message any justice, please watch for yourself. We highly recommend watching the series of messages and other very pertinent ones,  under the playlists on their YT channel. The one below was from a series about Lucifer/Satan.


What caught my attention was what he said regarding modern translations that refer to Lucifer as Morning Star, when Jesus Christ is The Morning Star.  Take a look. I didn't include all there is on the subject, but I highly recommend researching and praying. There is plenty about the differences in many many areas.

Click here to see the Chick Publication response on this discrepancy between the KJV and all the other modern translations:
" Any translation that says "day star" or "morning star" or "star of the morning" in Isaiah 14:12, like most modern perversions, is bringing confusion. And God is not the author of confusion (1 Corinthians 14:33). Many people reading the modern perversions end up asking, "If Lucifer is the morning star and Jesus is the morning star, then is Lucifer Jesus?" The modern translations are simply not clear!" 

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Changed Lives: Jesus' Power Over Homosexuality - Meet Kegan Wesley

Are You Hurting?
Meet Kegan. Again, I don't have the words to speak for this dear young man. Even if you aren't a homosexual, watch ad listen to this incredible testimony. I believe that Kegan's story would not only encourage and offer Sure Hope to those hurting and struggling, but meeting wonderful people like Kegan for those of us who are Christ followers, will stir your heart to reach out in love to all people. I know how judgemental and critical some Christians an be toward non-believers, even shunning  them. May we all have the heart of Christ to reach out with open hearts and arms to a very hurting world. There is a world of very young, wounded and abused, physically, sexually and/or emotionally who need physical rescuing and the  love of Jesus Christ shown through us. 
Unless God speaks to their hearts and intervenes supernaturally, with no Christians present, yes,  if you met Afshin Javid, that can happen, but generally God loves through us.
We Can Never Be Good Enough
I say this as someone who once believed that I wasn't good enough to become a Christian. That is often the impression Christians can give to those around them. Thankfully, I and others like many of the lives you meet, God makes sure we are made aware that Jesus Christ, by choice - out of absolute Love for us!- came down from his Heavenly home, lived, and suffered and was beaten, and crucified, being without sin, fully God and fully human, took the consequences of our sins upon himself because, we could never be good enough to earn God's favour. The las were given by God thousands of years ago, but we all fall short. He knew those from long ago, those who were and those of us who were to come in the future.  He resurrected from the dead on the third day! He obtained for us new Life, absolute, forgiveness, holiness, and freedom from captivity and eternal life with Him.
  
Jesus' Power Over Homosexuality - Kegan Wesley
700 Club Interactive - Freed by Love - February 3, 2016



Changed Lives: Muslims See Jesus!

I don't have the words to speak for these dear people. Even if you aren't a Muslim or and Athiest, or non-Christian, watch and listen to this incredible testimony. I believe these testimonies will not only encourage and offer The Sure Hope of Jesus Christ, to all who are following Allah/Mohammad, but also encourages those of us who are Christ followers, stirring your heart to reach out in love to all people. I know how judgemental and critical some Christians can be toward non-believers, even shunning them. May we have the heart of Christ to reach out with open hearts and arms to a hurting world. There is a world who need us to show the love of Jesus Christ shown through us. 
Unless God speaks to their hearts and intervenes supernaturally, with no Christians present, yes,  if you met Afshin Javid, that can happen, but generally God loves through other Christians.
We Can Never Be Good Enough
I say this as someone who once believed that I wasn't good enough to become a Christian. That is often the impression Christians can give to those around them. Thankfully, I and others like many of the lives you meet, God makes sure we are made aware that Jesus Christ, by choice - out of absolute Love for us!- came down from his Heavenly home, lived, and suffered and was beaten, and crucified, being without sin, fully God and fully human, took the consequences of our sins upon himself because, we could never be good enough to earn God's favour. The las were given by God thousands of years ago, but we all fall short. He knew those from long ago, those who were and those of us who were to come in the future.  He resurrected from the dead on the third day! He obtained for us new Life, absolute, forgiveness, holiness, and freedom from captivity and eternal life with Him.
American Muslim Doctor converts to Christianity
5 Arab Muslims share their conversion to Christianity

Yemeni-American Ex-Muslim convert to Christianity: My best friend sent me death threats


Jesus is my everything - emotional Pakistani Ex-Muslim testimony

Why Rifqa Bary Fled Islam to Follow Jesus


Thousands of Muslims See Jesus In Dreams and Visions and Are SAVED!
Muslim Hezbollah Soldier Meets Jesus In A Jail Cell




Ex Muslim Woman Calls on God & Jesus Christ Appears to Her In A Dream & Changes Her Life


Muslim Iman sees JESUS (Radical Conversion!)

A Muslim who was saved after seeing Jesus

Incredible story of how 2 Iranian Muslim women found Jesus


Unbelievable! MUSLIM Woman encounters the True Jesus ---------- Dalcour
ISIS-Fighter Converts To Christianity - WATCH THIS AMAZING TESTIMONY!!!!

Jesus Christ visiting Muslims, bringing truth to them.