The Open Idolatry of the Philadelphia Church of God

I suppose it just had to happen sooner or later.  The Philadelphia Church of God vultures are now out in force.  According to Exit Support Network, PCG membership continues to dwindle.  In 1997, there were 5,000 members, but by 2009, there were only 3,800.  Furthermore, they have supposedly stopped giving…

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Shadows Poll Disturbing But Not Surprising

Shadows of WCG Next Generation posted the preliminary results of a poll.  AFAIK, the poll is still open for voting, though.  While I don’t endorse everything on the site, “J” has, at least IMO, bent over backwards to give credit where credit is due and vice-versa. The poll really is…

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With a Prophet, Prophet Here and a Prophet, Prophet There … Everywhere a Prophet-Prophet

Dr Robert Thiel, aka “COGWriter”, wrote a truism on his blog, Church of God News recently wrote in relation to false prophet Ronald Weinland: Because of false prophets, people seem less willing to believe the true predictions of God’s word as explained by His servants.  But whether people believe the…

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Reflections: Pentecost and The Rod of Iron

“Potter” Image courtesy of dan / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Happy Pentecost! This is being posted on Pentecost, a day that commemorates Jesus sending the Holy Spirit to His Church. The Holy Spirit, of course, reminds me of the “rod of iron”. What’s that? It doesn’t remind you of the “rod of iron”?…

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UCG and the Great Commission, Part 1

Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything…

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National Day of Prayer 2009

The National Day of Prayer (NDP) for the US is 7 May 2009. In spite of the recent stepping down of Dr Dobson and his wife Shirley Dobson, it appears that Mrs Dobson is still the chairman of the NDP committee this year. However, Beth Moore is also named the…

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“Christian” Scams

How does God view people who take advantage of the poor and the defenseless? For the LORD thy God blesseth thee, as he promised thee: and thou shalt lend unto many nations, but thou shalt not borrow; and thou shalt reign over many nations, but they shall not reign over…

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