Wednesday, June 25, 2014

In The End, It Doesn't Really Matter

The Old Testament Book of Ecclesiastes is the tragic biography of Adam’s fallen race (i.e., humanity) told by the wisest of all men, King Solomon. King Solomon possessed it all: wisdom, brilliance, discernment, authority, prestige, riches/ wealth, property/ possessions, power, fame, women and glory. Amazingly, as he was reflecting on his life in his last days, he made this very sobering and horrific tragic statement: “Vanity of vanities…all is vanity” (Eccl. 1:1-15, 12:7-8).

All of it did not - and could not - yield peace and contentment. In the end, all of Solomon's great achievements and pomp could never deliver him in the hour of his death. To Solomon, all indeed was truly dust in the wind...
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In possessing all of this stature and achievement, it never satisfied the ETERNAL void of his heart. All of it did not - and could not - yield peace and contentment. In the end, all of Solomon's great achievements and pomp could never deliver him in the hour of his death. To Solomon, all indeed was truly dust in the wind... and in the end nothing nothing really mattered to Solomon more than His saving relationship to Almighty God (Eccl. 12 ). How many today are EVER seeking to find ETERNAL fulfillment in self delusions by applying their godless and immoral desires and actions in the pursuit of vanity. At the end of one's life one will find out must soberly that nothing really matters in one's life except a saving relationship to Jesus Christ (John 3:16-17, Rev. 20:11-15, Rev. 21, 22:1-5)

Dust in the Wind, the title of a song released by the group Kansas in the late 1970’s, is a melancholy piece regarding the terrible uncertainties and brevity of earthly existence. There is no certainty, no hope, no expectation, no solution and no deliverance. The song is painted with pessimistic colors and presents a bleak and tragic picture with absolute abandonment and no salvation to be found. All we are is dust in the wind….
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"All we are is dust in the wind."

What the majority of humanity (and the song) greatly misses is that without Almighty God, our Creator and Sustainer and His righteousness, all is indeed an absolute tragedy, vainity and dust in the wind (Psalm 39:5). My friend, that was never God’s plan and purpose for His creation (Rom. 5:12-21). It is Almighty God’s sincerest desire that all would come to the saving knowledge of His Son Jesus Christ and have Eternal Life. The Bible states:

"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved" (John 3:16-17)

"Say unto them, As I live, saith the Lord GOD, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked; but that the wicked turn from his way and live: turn ye, turn ye from your evil ways; for why will ye die…?" (Ezekiel 33:11)

"For the Son of man is come to save that which was lost" (Matt 18:11)

"Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light" (Matt 11:28-30)

Jesus said, "The thief (Satan) cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly" (John 10:10)

Your existence here in time does not have to end in vanity. Almighty God has a great future plan and purpose for your life.

But as it is written, "Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him" (1 Cor. 2:9)

"Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live" (John 11:25)

"And there shall be no night there; and they need no candle, neither light of the sun; for the Lord God giveth them light: and they shall reign for ever and ever" (Rev. 22:5)

.Without Almighty God’s remedy for our sinful condition which is found only in the Person of His Son Jesus Christ, indeed all is truly vanity and dust in the wind.
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"For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul? " (Matt 16:26)

"Behold, thou hast made my days as an handbreadth; and mine age is as nothing before thee: verily every man at his best state is altogether vanity. Selah" (Psalm 39:5).
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"And I saw a great white throne, and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away; and there was found no place for them. And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the books were opened: and another book was opened, which is the book of life: and the dead were judged out of those things which were written in the books, according to their works. And the sea gave up the dead which were in it; and death and hell delivered up the dead which were in them: and they were judged every man according to their works. And death and hell were cast into the lake of fire. This is the second death. And whosoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire" (Rev 20:11-15)

In the end, Solomon fully comprehended that Almighty God was absolutely essential for the existence of man. To know Him is life ETERNAL with great expectation and purpose!

"Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man. For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil" (Eccl. 12:13,14)

Do you know the Lord Jesus Christ as your Savior? To know Him is to have ETERNAL Life and possess ETERNAL Hope. May it be your sincere desire to know the One that made it all possible for you to have all of God’s highest and best for your life - both here in time and also for ETERNITY.

The Kingdom of Heaven is at hand!

DJP I.F.


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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The GREATEST EXPONENTIAL Earthquake to Come!

In light of Alaska's 7.9 earthquake and tsunami warning I thought this would be a good time to post about the mother of all earthquakes and  tsunami which is to come!. In a day predestined by Almighty God coming up in the near future, near the end of the Great Tribulation time period (Rev 6-19), just before the Lord Jesus Christ’s returns to planet earth to destroy the demonically driven and diminished global armies of the Anti Christ at Armageddon (Zech. 12:8-9, Rev. 16:13-16; 19:11-21), a GLOBAL EARTHQUAKE so EXPONENTIALLY unimaginable will ABSOLUTELY ravish the world’s topographical landscape beyond ALL comparison.


Global tsunamis’ will wipe whatever coastal and island populations that have survived this horrendous seven year time period.

So EXPONENTIALLY great will this earthquake be, so EXPONENTIALLY catastrophic, that ALL of the world’s cities, islands and coasts will be forever more removed off of the face of the earth (Rev. 16:18-20). Global tsunamis’ will wipe out whatever coastal and island populations that have survived this horrendous seven year time period (Rev. 6-16). Continental landscapes will be upturned and rivers diverted beyond ALL recognition. The remaining forests, plains and lakes (Rev. 8:7) will be absolutely wiped out, scattered abroad and rent. The GREAT MOUNTAINS of the world (the Himalayas, Appalachian, Andes, and Rocky Mountains etc.) will be brought down to dust and will not be found (Rev. 16:20)! Whatever remains of the world’s once GREAT cities and their inhabitants (Los Angeles, Paris, London, Hong Kong, New York, Rome, Moscow, Beijing, New Delhi etc.) will ALL be finally and utterly wiped out and buried beyond all recognition (except Jerusalem "that Great city") (Rev. 16:19). It is - at this time - Almighty God’s way of demonstrating and saying to little finite godless and rebellious man, ENOUGH is ENOUGH (Isa. 24:5-6, Hag 2:6-7, Rev 16)!!!


So EXPONENTIALLY great will this earthquake be, so EXPONENTIALLY catastrophic, that ALL of the world’s islands and coasts will be forever more removed off of the face of the earth.

By this GLOBAL EARTHQUAKE shall EVERY fault line and tectonic plate be move out of its place and will absolutely transform the present continental landscapes as we know them to a wasteland of carnage, destruction and a catastrophic heap. This EXPONENTIAL quake will obliterate all resemblance of this present world and obliterate any works of splendor that mankind has designed and created since the Tower of Babel 4300 years ago (Gen. 11 – Rev. 18). Just as Almighty God used the Genesis flood to obliterate the godless and exponentially violent Enochian pre-flood world’s society and culture (Gen. 4:16-17; 6-7, 2 Peter 2:5; 3:6, 1 John 3:12, Jude 1:10-11) so also shall this EARTHQUAKE wondrously accomplish Almighty God’s will in bringing to naught mankind’s godless achievements and accomplishments– but to far lesser level (Rev. 16:18-20). What is even more sobering and unimaginable then this EXPONENTIAL CATASTROPHIC EARTHQUAKE – which takes place near the end of the Great Tribulation - is that the surviving inhabitants - of this earthquake and hail  bombardment - of the Anti Christ’s 666 global state (Rev. 13) will seek with ALL their godless vindictive being to grope and crawl with ALL of their innate hatred and hardened hearts to war with Almighty God at the Battle of Armageddon (Psalm, 110, 2 Thess. 2:10-12, Rev. 16:21). Oh my friend, How hard can the heart of a created being of Almighty God get towards the RIGHTEOUSNESS and ETERNAL LOVE of ALMIGHTY GOD (John 3:16-17).


These WONDROUS judgments are done not to just judge mankind for their wickedness but to wake up godless man to repent and be saved.

What words can we find or use to even try to begin to describe these EXPONENTIAL calamities and judgments which will be unleashed by Almighty God on rebellious mankind during this time (Isa. 24:5-6, Rev. 6-16). WONDROUS, EXPONENTIAL, STUPENDOUS, AWESOME, MIND BLOWING utterly fail to describe what Almighty God will do unto the godless inventions and rebellion of unregenerate and hard hearted man (Rom. 1:18-32). These WONDROUS judgments are done not to just judge mankind for their wickedness but to wake up godless man to repent and be saved (return and be delivered) to their Creator and Savior (John 3:16-17, Rom. 2:4, 1 Peter 3:20, 2 Peter 3:9, 15).

The awesome and horrific footage of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami is just but a finite picture of what will be on a global scale just before Christ returns to destroy the Anti Christ’s remaining armies at Armageddon (Zech. 12:8-9; 14:2-4, Rev. 16:13-16) Are you ready to stand in His HOLY AND RIGHTEOUS PRESENCE?

The Big Picture and Heart of the Matter


My friend, Almighty God is absolutely RIGHTEOUS and JUST in ALL that He does and allows (Gen. 18:25, Job 34:10, Psalm 119:160, Rom. 9:11, Rev. 15:3; 16:7; 19:2). We my friends are the ones who are in the wrong (Rom.3:23)! We are the ones who have violated and transgressed Almighty God’s ETERNAL laws and moral absolutes (Isa. 24:5-6, Rom. 3:23; 6:23)! We are the ones who have created this delusional godless global world order which rejects and violently shuns the ETERNAL sovereignty and presence of Almighty God our Creator and substituted a lawless delusion to replace Him (Isa. 1:18; 55:6, Rom.1:18-32, 2 Thess. 2:10-12).

The ETERNAL BIG picture is that we All must give an account to Almighty God’s RIGHTEOUS Person.

The ETERNAL BIG picture is that we All must give an account to Almighty God’s RIGHTEOUS Person (Rom. 10:2-4, Heb. 9:27, Rev. 20:11-15). This little fallen broken world is but a moment and must answer to ALL ETERNITY. This world is a stage for temporal mankind to display what he will do with the Person of Almighty God and His laws of nature and ETERNAL laws of RIGHTEOUSNESS.

The absence of man’s adherence to the ETERNAL laws of RIGHTEOUSNESS and moral absolutes, have ravished this world’s inhabitants since the fall in the Garden of Eden (Gen. 3-6). There is only ONE WAY out from mankind’s destructive nature and depraved paths of fallen humanity (Rom. 7:24-25). That way is found ONLY in the Person of Almighty God’s Son, the Lord Jesus Christ!

“Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name (Jesus) under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved” (Acts 4:12)

“Who (Jesus) gave himself for our sins, that he might deliver us from this present evil world, according to the will of God and our Father” (Gal. 1:4)

“Who (Jesus) delivered us from so great a death, and doth deliver: in whom we trust that he will yet deliver [us];” (2 Cor. 1:10)

The ETERNAL EXPONENTIAL LOVE of Almighty God!

Almighty God in His GREAT ETERNAL EXPONENTIAL LOVE towards mankind sent His Son to rescue us, not just from this fallen world and human nature but from the ETERNAL DAMNATION which is to come.

My friend, I do not know how to say anything more wonderful than that! Will you trust the Lord today as your Savior? You will NEVER EVER EVER be the same!

The Kingdom of Heaven is at hand!

DJP IF

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Monday, June 23, 2014

Wake up World To The Sobering REALITY!

My dear friends, let's wake up and get very real! There is NO WAY... EVER... that a smashed egg can EVER again be put perfectly back together and there is NO WAY that this broken world can EVER fix itself. This vain utopian pursuit is the ultimate delusional chasing of the devil’s cattle. At the end of this vain delusional chase the world will tragically finally find out the absolute REALITIES of this life, this world, time and ETERNITY that they have REJECTED their whole lives (Luke 16:22-31, Heb. 9:27, Rev. 20:11-15). It will be in that Day that all scoffers and naysayers will be fully AWAKENED from their self induced godless hypnotic delusion and will FULLY understand that their lawless self willed existence here in time has led them straight into the slaughter house of the ETERNAL Divine Judgment and wrath of Almighty God (Rom. 1:18-32, 2 Thess. 2; 8-12, Rev.20:11-15).

Almighty God calls out to all in these last days to the receive REALITY, TRUTH and RIGHTEOUSNESS and to be SAVED from the wrath which is to come.
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Almighty God calls out to ALL (red, yellow, black and white) in these last days to the receive REALITY, TRUTH and RIGHTEOUSNESS and to be SAVED from the wrath which is to come (John 3:16-17, Acts 17:30-31, Rom. 2:4, 1Tim. 2:3-4)! My dear friend, your Creator has a glorious future for you IF you would only receive it (John 1:12, 3:16-17, 1 Cor. 2:9, Rev. 21, 22:1-5). Have you been living in a delusion about life, this world and your ETERNAL future? My dear friend put aside your subjective pride and be objective and believe and receive the Savior. You will NEVER EVER be the same!

The Kingdom of Heaven is ta hand!

DJP I.F


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Sunday, June 22, 2014

Sinners Welcome! No Man Denied!

One of Connecticut’s most popular conservative radio talk show hosts, Jim Vicevich, uses many different Americana bumper music in his show’s rotation. One song in particular that Jim often uses - that absolutely blesses my heart - is by the Blue Grass Americana group named Cadillac Sky. The song is called Sinners Welcome. This song starts off with a soft vocal melody:

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One more night in the county jail
Ain’t nobody gonna make your bail
Behind these bars you’ll do your time
Got yourself 25 to life.

And the chorus:

Sinners Welcome, No man denied
Sinners Welcome, Save your soul tonight
Sin is the cause, Christ is the cure
Let the blood of the Lamb wash you pure
Sin is the cause, Christ is the cure
Together brothers we shall endure.

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Just a simple little lyrical harmony, but one of great Eternal truth, value and hope! I truly wonder how many people who have heard this melodic phrase actually comprehend the magnitude and depth of how wonderful the truth that is found in this little melody.

Sinners Welcome. No man denied!
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There is great pardon and hope to any of Adam’s fallen race (Romans 5:12,17; Gen. 5:3) who truly seek it from Almighty God! Multitudes can attest to the validity of this great reality and truth. Some of the most self-righteous moralists and vilest offenders have sought and found Almighty God’s pardon and righteousness that is found only in the Person of his Son Jesus Christ, God’s Lamb (1 Peter 1:18-19)! When the broken and contrite heart of an individual looks to Almighty God for grace and mercy, my beloved, he will find it! With bells on! God has never said no to such a one! Never! (See Psalm 51:16, 17; Luke 18:13,14; 23:39-43.)

God’s Word, the Bible, states quite emphatically, whether to the most moral and virtuous or to the most wretched and vile, All have sinned and All need the Savior! No one in the human race is without exception. God’s Word states;

All Have Sinned – All have missed the mark and fallen short of the God’s perfect standard, His glory (Romans 3:23)

All Have Trespassed – All have violated or trespassed against Almighty God’s Eternal Absolutes and Laws, i.e, Spiritual and Natural Moral Laws. (Isaiah 59:2, Eph 1:7, 2:1-10, Col :2:13)

All Have Unrighteous Imperfections – All have that which is flawed, marred, imperfect (incomplete), and lacking due to our fallen human inheritance from Adam that is contrary to God’s perfect design for His creation. (Job 13:23, 14:4, Psalm 51:5, Is 64:6)

All Need God’s Remedy – All need The Blood of the Lamb! The Person and Work of the Lord Jesus Christ. (Ephesians 1:7; 2:23; Col. 1:14,20; 1 Peter 1:2,18,19)

My friend, only in and by the Blood of the Lamb (Christ), can a man or woman be cleansed and be made whole. In the Lamb of God is found Almighty God’s pardon and propitiation to meet God’s righteous demands (Lev 17:11; Romans 10:4; 1 Corinthians 1:30; Eph 1:7; Col 1:14, 20; 1 John 2:2).

Do you know the Lord Jesus Christ, God’s perfect Lamb? Have you been washed in the Blood of the Lamb? Have your trespasses (sins) against the righteousness of Almighty God been completely pardoned and forgiven? If not, trust in Him today. He has never turned away anyone! God’s great desire is to wash you pure. Put your faith and trust in Almighty God’s Savior, The Lord Jesus Christ. He will pardon you and make you whole. Why not trust Him today? Your life will never be the same! Never! And you will never regret making that life-changing decision.

Sin is the cause, Christ is the cure, let the blood of the Lamb wash you pure!(Col 1:14, 20)

The Kingdom of Heaven is at hand!

DJP I.F
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