Enlil was the chief god of Mesopotamia for more than a thousand years. His “reign” began with the rise of the Akkadian empire in the twenty-fourth century BC. But if we look farther back in history, we may find another hint at this god’s arrogance and a very clear message from God that he will not be allowed out of the abyss before the appointed time.Continue Reading

LUCIFER WASN’T born, he was created—by the early church. We continue our study of Satan and explain how early church theologians, beginning with Ignatius of Antioch in the early 2nd century through Augustine in the early 5th, transformed “the adversary” of the Old Testament into Lucifer and shaped our modernContinue Reading

I was the guest of messianic Rabbi Eric Walker on his program Wednesday. We had a great discussion of earthquakes in prophecy. Fascinating stuff!Continue Reading

They play a key role in the final battle of the ages. This is a new take on the war of Gog and Magog. Hercules at Armageddon? Actually, yes.Continue Reading

WE CONCLUDE our study of Ezekiel and move on to the apocalyptic prophecy of Joel this week. Here’s a hint: The soldiers of Joel’s Army are the bad guys.Continue Reading