Pastor Clay Ritter expounds on Isaiah 13, connecting Genesis 10 and Revelation to help us understand what this mystery Babylon may be.
Human pride is an interesting phenomena. A person can be broken and humble one day, yet let a little success come their way, and suddenly they’re boasting about how awesome they are! As we noted before, the Assyrians were the instrument that God would use to discipline His people, Israel and Judah. However, in the […]
My child, don’t reject the Lord’s discipline, and don’t be upset when he corrects you. For the Lord corrects those he loves, just as a father corrects a child in whom he delights. (Proverbs 3:11-12 NLT) If you’ve had children, then you know that there are times when you must correct your child. Yes, its […]
When things get tough, when danger is at the door, who do you call on? I’ve found that life can throw some real curveballs at you. There are people and forces operating that are always looking for opportunities to destroy. When we see danger on the horizon, when we need backup, there are two possible […]
Isaiah chapter seven is a mix of invasion, international alliances, and ill-fated decisions. It begins with an alliance of Syria and the Northern Kingdom Israel against the Ahaz, king of Judah (the Southern Kingdom): Now it came to pass in the days of Ahaz the son of Jotham, the son of Uzziah, king of Judah, […]
In Isaiah 6, Isaiah is given a vision of the Lord. “… I saw the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up; and the train of His robe filled the temple. Above Him stood the seraphim. Each had six wings: with two he covered his face, and with two he covered his feet, […]