Gratefulness vs Thankfulness & The True Meaning of Thanksgiving

To be grateful is an inward feeling, but to be thankful is an outward action. Gratefulness precedes thankfulness, but to pursue gratefulness as an end in itself is dangerous, because it neglects to thank God and others for the things we should be thankful for. Thanksgiving is a time of giving thanks, not just feeling grateful. It’s a time to remind ourselves that we should be always … read more

Milk and Honey and Biblical Prophesy

There is an interesting history of milk and honey, or better described as dairy and honey, as described in biblical prophesies, and to help understand the origins of the current peoples of the world. In the 8th century BC, the prophet Isaiah prophesied that Jesus, the man born of the virgin as the Son of God, would eat butter* and honey: “Butter and honey shall he eat, … read more

The Gaza Strip Is In Ancient Philistia, Not Ancient Israel or Judah

What you are about to read may be shocking. Gaza is not even in the ancient land of Israel. It is located in Philistia – land of the Philistines, the mortal enemies of Israel. You know, where David fought the giant Goliath (a Philistine)? Yes, that Philistia. Think about it. PALESTINE. PHILISTINE. Yes, the Palestinians are physically located NOT in the ancient land of Israel, and not … read more

Pharmacy vs Apothecaries: How the Sorcerers Took Over Medicine with their Snake Oils

“For thy merchants were the great men of the earth; for by thy sorceries (pharmakeia) were all nations deceived.” (Revelation 18:23) (Preface: Nothing in this article is an exaggeration or hyperbole. It is based on concrete, verifiable facts. It is not namecalling to call a pharmacist a sorcerer, it is the literal definition.) Pharmacies How pharmacies look today; pharmakeia definition What we today call pharmacies, where drugs … read more