Despise not prophesyings. (1 Thessalonians 5:20 KJV) Paul commanded the Thessalonians not to despise prophecies. To despise prophecy means to scorn, reject or treat prophecies with contempt. Many questions immediately come to mind as we understand the meaning of this instruction. We will attempt to answer just two of these. The first is this: why
And Jeroboam’s wife did so, and arose, and went to Shiloh, and came to the house of Ahijah. But Ahijah could not see; for his eyes were set by reason of his age (1 Kings 14:4 KJV) God used prophet Ahijah to give Jeroboam a prophetic word that he was to be king of Israel
Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us (Matthew 1:23 KJV) Matthew’s account of the Christmas story was written with a particular emphasis to show it was an unraveling of the fulfillment of Old Testament prophecies.
Then the LORD put forth his hand, and touched my mouth. And the LORD said unto me, Behold, I have put my words in thy mouth (Jeremiah 1:9 KJV) God gave Jeremiah a prophetic vision for his ordination or calling. Jeremiah saw the LORD putting forth His hands and touching his mouth and then saying
Saying, I am Alpha and Omega, the first and the last: and, What thou seest, write in a book, and send it unto the seven churches which are in Asia; unto Ephesus, and unto Smyrna, and unto Pergamos, and unto Thyatira, and unto Sardis, and unto Philadelphia, and unto Laodicea (Revelation 1:11 KJV) The book
He said unto him, I am a prophet also as thou art; and an angel spake unto me by the word of the LORD, saying, Bring him back with thee into thine house, that he may eat bread and drink water. But he lied unto him (1 Kings 13:18 KJV) The story of the “man
The word that Isaiah the son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem (Isaiah 2:1, KJV) Glory & Grace Daily devotionals this week have been heavily weighted on the prophetic. The same will be true of our live Bible Study this Thursday at 7pm CST and Live Webinar on Saturday 9AM that will be hands-on