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The Great Tribulation & Return of Christ, Matthew 24 part 2

REVIEW: in Part 1, (Matthew 24:1-13), we covered two major sections of this chapter: Jesus predicting the destruction of the temple which was fulfilled, and Signs of the end of the age. The disciples asked Jesus when will these things be and what would be the signs, and the first thing He said was ‘make […]

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Jesus Warns about Signs of the End Times, Matthew 24 part 1

We’re about to enter into one of the most exciting, provocative portions in all of the New Testament: Matthew chapter twenty-four. It is commonly known as “The Olivet Discourse” because it is an extensive sermon given by our Lord Jesus Christ to His disciples on the Mount of Olives.  The theme is the second coming of Jesus […]

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Who’s in Charge Here, Anyway? Jesus! (Matthew 21:23-46)

The cross had to come before the kingdom. Sermon by Pastor David Fiorazo, Freedom Fellowship Church, Kaukauna, WI, Matthew 21:23-46 (Transcript) We read last week about Jesus triumphal entry into Jerusalem at Passover and there was celebration and jubilation. But the people wanted a king to rule at that time. But the crowd shouting “Hosanna!” […]

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Jesus Enters Jerusalem on Prophetic Mission (Matthew 21)

The final week of Jesus’ life and ministry on earth began with celebration, jubilation, and triumph. But it wouldn’t last – because it was not what the people expected. The crowd shouting “Hosanna!” would cry out, “Crucify Him” just five days later. They must have believed that Jesus came to assert His royal authority and […]

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Real Hope in the Resurrection and Return of Christ

If Jesus has not been raised from the dead, Christianity is not true, we won’t be resurrected either, and we’re out of hope and out of luck. Christianity stands or falls with the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The Apostle Paul wrote: And if Christ is not risen, then our preaching is empty and your faith is also empty. 15 Yes, and […]

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Who Do You Say Jesus Is? Matthew 16 Sermon & Notes

The most important decision you will make in this life is what you do with Jesus – whether or not to believe in Him and His word, and live by what He taught. We know what the world says about Jesus, but they don’t really know Him and they’re dead wrong! Most people haven’t read the […]

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Uncommon Ground: Pope Francis, Muslim Imam Pushing One-World Religion?

Pope Francis recently signed a pact with Muslims in a possible push toward a one-world religion and declared that diversity of religions is God’s will. But wait. Doesn’t the Bible warn us about unifying with those who worship other gods and have contradictory beliefs on major teachings? God sent His Son to save sinners, but […]

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If I Were the Devil (How the Enemy Advances)

This is how the enemy advances – book excerpt from Redefining Truth (2017). Be of sober spirit, be on the alert. Your adversary, the devil, prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. Resist him; 1 Peter 5:8 Growing up in the 1970s, my dad used to turn on the AM radio every morning in the kitchen as we […]

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