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Our purpose is to provide a consistent reminder of the imminent return of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. It is our prayer that the messages you hear will encourage you to remain alert and steadfast in your faith as we look for the soon return of Christ.

Matthew 24:42 says, “Watch therefore: for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come.”

Matthew 24:44 says, “Therefore be ye also ready: for in such an hour as ye think not the Son of man cometh.”

Keep looking up for your redemption draweth nigh!

Let us join in the prayer of John the Revelator — “Even so, come, Lord Jesus.”

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How to Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 6 (Second Coming Chapel #220)


Daniel Whyte III
Daniel Whyte III

TEXT: Genesis 22:1-14

1 And it came to pass after these things, that God did tempt Abraham, and said unto him, Abraham: and he said, Behold, here I am.

2 And he said, Take now thy son, thine only son Isaac, whom thou lovest, and get thee into the land of Moriah; and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will tell thee of.

3 And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and saddled his ass, and took two of his young men with him, and Isaac his son, and clave the wood for the burnt offering, and rose up, and went unto the place of which God had told him.

4 Then on the third day Abraham lifted up his eyes, and saw the place afar off.

5 And Abraham said unto his young men, Abide ye here with the ass; and I and the lad will go yonder and worship, and come again to you.

6 And Abraham took the wood of the burnt offering, and laid it upon Isaac his son; and he took the fire in his hand, and a knife; and they went both of them together.

7 And Isaac spake unto Abraham his father, and said, My father: and he said, Here am I, my son. And he said, Behold the fire and the wood: but where is the lamb for a burnt offering?

8 And Abraham said, My son, God will provide himself a lamb for a burnt offering: so they went both of them together.

9 And they came to the place which God had told him of; and Abraham built an altar there, and laid the wood in order, and bound Isaac his son, and laid him on the altar upon the wood.

10 And Abraham stretched forth his hand, and took the knife to slay his son.

11 And the angel of the Lord called unto him out of heaven, and said, Abraham, Abraham: and he said, Here am I.

12 And he said, Lay not thine hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him: for now I know that thou fearest God, seeing thou hast not withheld thy son, thine only son from me.

13 And Abraham lifted up his eyes, and looked, and behold behind him a ram caught in a thicket by his horns: and Abraham went and took the ram, and offered him up for a burnt offering in the stead of his son.

14 And Abraham called the name of that place Jehovahjireh: as it is said to this day, In the mount of the Lord it shall be seen.

— PRAYER —

How to Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 6

Bruce Waltke said, “God tests his saints often through adversity or hardship in order to prove the quality of their faith by their obedience in the actual time-space continuum we call ‘history.’ In ‘the binding of Isaac,’ the saint is torn between his faith in the divine promises and the command to nullify them, between his affection for God’s gift and his affection for God. For some reason, God chose this history to validate reality. He does not test us to lead us into sin, but to test the quality of what we are. The proof of what we are is what we do. We are not to put God to the test, but to respond humbly and obediently when God calls. This is Abraham’s stance when he replies, ‘Here I am.’ Abraham’s humility and obedient action are the models for Christian faith.”

The sacrifice of Isaac is one of the most well-known episodes in Abraham’s life. This man had left behind his family, all of his acquaintances, his religion, and his familiar environment to go to a strange land. Along the way, God told him that he, a 100-year-old man, and his wife, a 90-year-old woman, would have a child who would carry on the family lineage — a key element in God’s plan to make Abraham the father of a great nation. Yet, when Isaac comes of age, God comes to Abraham and says, “Take now thy son, thine only son Isaac, whom thou lovest, and offer him for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will tell thee of.”

It seems particularly cruel that God would remind Abraham that Isaac is his only son and the son whom he loves in the same sentence in which He commands Abraham to sacrifice his son. Abraham was not a stranger to the practice of sacrifice. Almost all of the pagan religions of that day engaged in the ritual slaughter of animals as part of their religious practice. Abraham himself had sacrificed animals as a form of worship to God. But to sacrifice a child — an only child, a child beloved by his parents — was unheard of. Yet, Abraham obeyed God even in this matter.

Abraham did not know it, but his sacrifice of Isaac was a type of what God the Father would do with his only begotten and beloved Son — and Abraham’s descendant, Jesus Christ, hundreds of years in the future. Isaac foreshadows the Son of God, who would willingly obey the will of His Father, even unto death.

But what does Abraham’s example mean for Christians living today in expectation of the Second Coming of the Lord Jesus Christ. Dr. David Guzik lists three reasons we ought to follow Abraham’s example of obedience:

(1) “Abraham’s obedience showed that he trusted God, even when he did not understand. Sometimes we say, ‘I’m not going to obey or believe until I understand it all,’ but that is to put ourselves on an equal standing with God, and only He understands the end from the beginning.”

(2) “Abraham’s obedience showed that he didn’t debate or seek counsel from others. He knew what to do and refused to use stalling tactics.” He did not even provide an opportunity for those who would sympathize with his feelings or delay him in following God’s plan.

(3) “Abraham’s obedience showed that he trusted God, even when he did not feel like it. There is not a line in this text about how Abraham felt, not because he didn’t feel, but because he walked by faith, not feelings.”

Abraham did not know all of the whys and hows of what God had commanded him to do. Likewise, we do not know all of the hows, whys, and whens of what God commands of us. We do not know all of the hows, whys, and whens of the Second Coming. But our job, in the meantime, is to obey God without question and without letting our doubts or the opposition of others get in the way.

William J. Henry wrote:

I’ll follow Jesus here, I’ll never, never fear,
Though Satan’s tempting pow’rs assail;
And though I’m tempted sore, I’ll trust Him evermore,
For through His grace I shall prevail.

I’ll follow by His side, whatever may betide,
Though perils thickly throng the way;
Though billows deep may roll, there’s naught can harm my soul,
For He is with me night and day.

I’ll follow all the way, I’ll never, never stray,
This world no more can win my love;
I’ve left it all behind, more lasting joys to find,
My treasures all are stored above.

I’ll follow, follow on until the crown is won,
And heaven’s gates unfold to me;
Then with my harp in hand, I’ll join that happy band,
And praise Him throughout eternity.

—–

Now, if you are not a believer in Jesus Christ, I urge you to trust in Him because He is coming again and you do not want to be left behind. Here is how you can place your faith and trust in Him for Salvation from sin and the consequences of sin.

First, accept the fact that you are a sinner, and that you have broken God’s law. The Bible says in Romans 3:23: “For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.”

Second, accept the fact that there is a penalty for sin. The Bible states in Romans 6:23: “For the wages of sin is death…”

Third, accept the fact that you are on the road to hell. Jesus Christ said in Matthew 10:28: “And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.” Also, the Bible states in Revelation 21:8: “But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.”

Now that is bad news, but here’s the good news. Jesus Christ said in John 3:16: “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” Just believe in your heart that Jesus Christ died for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead by the power of God for you so that you can live eternally with Him. Pray and ask Him to come into your heart today, and He will.

Romans 10:9 & 13 says, “That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved… For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.”

If you believe that Jesus Christ died on the Cross for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead, and you want to trust Him for your Salvation today, please pray with me this simple prayer: Holy Father God, I realize that I am a sinner and that I have done some bad things in my life. I am sorry for my sins, and today I choose to turn from my sins. For Jesus Christ sake, please forgive me of my sins. I believe with all of my heart that Jesus Christ died for me, was buried, and rose again. I trust Jesus Christ as my Savior and I choose to follow Him as Lord from this day forward. Lord Jesus, please come into my heart and save my soul and change my life today. Amen.

If you just trusted Jesus Christ as your Saviour, and you prayed that prayer and meant it from your heart, I declare to you that based upon the Word of God, you are now saved from Hell and you are on your way to Heaven. Welcome to the family of God! Congratulations on doing the most important thing in life and that is receiving Jesus Christ as your Lord and Saviour. For more information to help you grow in your newfound faith in Christ, go to Gospel Light Society.com and read “What To Do After You Enter Through the Door.” Jesus Christ said in John 10:9, “I am the door: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture.”

God loves you. We love you. And may God bless you.


Daniel Whyte III has spoken in meetings across the United States and in over twenty-five foreign countries. He is the author of over forty books including the Essence Magazine, Dallas Morning News, and Amazon.com national bestseller, Letters to Young Black Men. He is also the president of Gospel Light Society International, a worldwide evangelistic ministry that reaches thousands with the Gospel each week, as well as president of Torch Ministries International, a Christian literature ministry.

He is heard by thousands each week on his radio broadcasts/podcasts, which include: The Prayer Motivator Devotional, The Prayer Motivator Minute, as well as Gospel Light Minute X, the Gospel Light Minute, the Sunday Evening Evangelistic Message, the Prophet Daniel’s Report, the Second Coming Watch Update and the Soul-Winning Motivator, among others.

He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology from Bethany Divinity College, a Bachelor’s degree in Religion from Texas Wesleyan University, a Master’s degree in Religion, a Master of Divinity degree, and a Master of Theology degree from Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity (formerly Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary). He is currently a candidate for the Doctor of Ministry degree.

He has been married to the former Meriqua Althea Dixon, of Christiana, Jamaica since 1987. God has blessed their union with seven children.

How to Hope: Lessons from the Israelites and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 5 (Second Coming Chapel)

 


TEXT: Genesis 12:1-3

1 Now the Lord had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father’s house, unto a land that I will shew thee:

2 And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing:

3 And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.

— PRAYER —

How to Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 5

Robert Deffinbaugh said, “There are various ways in which the nation of Israel would prove to be a blessing to the nations, but our interest is in the blessing which would come to the nations through the Messiah, who is now announced in this passage to come through the offspring of Abraham. Paul understood and taught that when God used the term ‘seed’ in the Abrahamic Covenant, He was speaking specifically of the one ‘Seed,’ the Messiah. Writing in Galatians 3:16, Paul declares that the promises were spoken to Abraham and to his seed. He does not say, ‘and to seeds,’ as referring to many, but rather to one, ‘and to your Seed,’ that is Christ.”

Over the last three messages, we looked at:

1) the Command that God gave to Abram: to leave his family and go to a new land

2) the Covenant that God gave to Abram: that he would be the father of a great nation

3) the Conclusion of God’s Covenant with Abram: that through Abram’s nation, a Seed would come who would bless all nations.

That might seem like the beginning and end of God’s plan for Abraham. However, as we look at this passage once more, we will see that it is actually a double-sided coin of messianic expectation. Let’s look at three ways God’s dealings with Abraham are a foreshadowing of His dealings with the world through the Messiah.

First, just as God Called Abram to leave his family and society, through Christ, God calls sinners to repentance. When Abram was commanded to go to a new land, he was not just leaving behind his family; he was leaving behind the pagan environment in which he was raised. Joshua 24:2 tells us that Abram and his father worshipped idols. Historians tell us that Abram was born and raised in Ur of the Chaldees. The people of that region, which is in modern-day Iraq, worshipped the moon god, Nanna. Nanna was regarded as having authority over the heavens and the life cycle on earth. When Abram left his home, he also left behind the darkness of worshipping pagan gods.

Likewise, when the Messiah came, He called people out of the darkness of false religious practices. In Matthew 4:16, the apostle quotes from the prophet Isaiah to describe Jesus’ ministry: “The people which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up.” It was not easy for Abram to leave behind his old religious ways, and it is not easy for people to leave behind their old religious ways today. But Abram’s decision to follow God foreshadowed the decisions of millions who would choose to follow the Messiah thousands of years later.

Second, just as God made a Covenant with Abram, God made a New Covenant with a new people through the Messiah. And, just as the Abrahamic Covenant involved the creation of a new nation, the New Covenant under the Messiah involves the creation of a new nation as well. First Peter 2:9 tells the beneficiaries of this New Covenant, “Ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people…”

Third, just as the Conclusion of God’s Covenant with Abram entailed a blessing for all nations, the Conclusion of the Messiah’s New Covenant also entails a blessing in which all nations can partake of. According to First Peter 2:9, the purpose of the Church is to “shew forth the praises of Him who hath called us out of darkness into His marvellous light.” The Church shines the light of Christ into the world that people “of all nations, and kindreds, and people, and tongues” can receive the blessing of the New Covenant. Galatians 3:13-14 states, “Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law… that the blessing of Abraham might come on the Gentiles through Jesus Christ.”

Wrapped up in God’s Covenant with Abram is the promise of the Messiah’s New Covenant with people from every nation who would respond to the call to repentance and salvation. When we, as believers today, see the fullness of God’s plan for Abram and his descendants, we gain confidence in God’s plan for the Church today leading to the Second Coming of Christ.

Julian Jordan wrote:

My hope is still in Jesus,
Tho’ prone I am to sin;
My heart has been His dwelling
Since first He entered in;
Tho’ often, far too often,
Unworthy of His name,
My hope is still in Jesus,
His love is still the same.

Thy name to me is dearer,
Than any name I know,
A charm it is, a blessing,
Wherever I may go;
Thy suffering and Thy sorrow,
I seem to see again;
My heart is filled with gladness,
Whenever I hear Thy name.

My hope is still in Jesus,
And shall be to the end;
None else is there to help me,
None other can defend;
My hope is still in Jesus,
‘Twas planted long ago,
My hope is still in Jesus,
And O I love Him so.

—–

Now, if you are not a believer in Jesus Christ, I urge you to trust in Him because He is coming again and you do not want to be left behind. Here is how you can place your faith and trust in Him for Salvation from sin and the consequences of sin.

First, accept the fact that you are a sinner, and that you have broken God’s law. The Bible says in Romans 3:23: “For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.”

Second, accept the fact that there is a penalty for sin. The Bible states in Romans 6:23: “For the wages of sin is death…”

Third, accept the fact that you are on the road to hell. Jesus Christ said in Matthew 10:28: “And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.” Also, the Bible states in Revelation 21:8: “But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.”

Now that is bad news, but here’s the good news. Jesus Christ said in John 3:16: “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” Just believe in your heart that Jesus Christ died for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead by the power of God for you so that you can live eternally with Him. Pray and ask Him to come into your heart today, and He will.

Romans 10:9 & 13 says, “That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved… For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.”

If you believe that Jesus Christ died on the Cross for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead, and you want to trust Him for your Salvation today, please pray with me this simple prayer: Holy Father God, I realize that I am a sinner and that I have done some bad things in my life. I am sorry for my sins, and today I choose to turn from my sins. For Jesus Christ sake, please forgive me of my sins. I believe with all of my heart that Jesus Christ died for me, was buried, and rose again. I trust Jesus Christ as my Savior and I choose to follow Him as Lord from this day forward. Lord Jesus, please come into my heart and save my soul and change my life today. Amen.

If you just trusted Jesus Christ as your Saviour, and you prayed that prayer and meant it from your heart, I declare to you that based upon the Word of God, you are now saved from Hell and you are on your way to Heaven. Welcome to the family of God! Congratulations on doing the most important thing in life and that is receiving Jesus Christ as your Lord and Saviour. For more information to help you grow in your newfound faith in Christ, go to Gospel Light Society.com and read “What To Do After You Enter Through the Door.” Jesus Christ said in John 10:9, “I am the door: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture.”

God loves you. We love you. And may God bless you.


Daniel Whyte III has spoken in meetings across the United States and in over twenty-five foreign countries. He is the author of over forty books including the Essence Magazine, Dallas Morning News, and Amazon.com national bestseller, Letters to Young Black Men. He is also the president of Gospel Light Society International, a worldwide evangelistic ministry that reaches thousands with the Gospel each week, as well as president of Torch Ministries International, a Christian literature ministry.

He is heard by thousands each week on his radio broadcasts/podcasts, which include: The Prayer Motivator Devotional, The Prayer Motivator Minute, as well as Gospel Light Minute X, the Gospel Light Minute, the Sunday Evening Evangelistic Message, the Prophet Daniel’s Report, the Second Coming Watch Update and the Soul-Winning Motivator, among others.

He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology from Bethany Divinity College, a Bachelor’s degree in Religion from Texas Wesleyan University, a Master’s degree in Religion, a Master of Divinity degree, and a Master of Theology degree from Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity (formerly Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary). He is currently a candidate for the Doctor of Ministry degree.

He has been married to the former Meriqua Althea Dixon, of Christiana, Jamaica since 1987. God has blessed their union with seven children.

How to Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 4 (Second Coming Chapel)


Daniel Whyte III
Daniel Whyte III

TEXT: Genesis 12:1-3

1 Now the Lord had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father’s house, unto a land that I will shew thee:

2 And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing:

3 And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.

— PRAYER —

How to Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 4

Robert Deffinbaugh said, “There are various ways in which the nation of Israel would prove to be a blessing to the nations, but our interest is in the blessing which would come to the nations through the Messiah, who is now announced in this passage to come through the offspring of Abraham. Paul understood and taught that when God used the term ‘seed’ in the Abrahamic Covenant, He was speaking specifically of the one ‘Seed,’ the Messiah. Writing in Galatians 3:16, Paul declares that the promises were spoken to Abraham and to his seed. He does not say, ‘and to seeds,’ as referring to many, but rather to one, ‘and to your Seed,’ that is Christ.”

In our last message, we looked at:

1) the Command that God gave to Abram: to leave his family and go to a new land

2) the Covenant that God gave to Abram: that he would be the father of a great nation

3) the Conclusion of God’s Covenant with Abram: that through Abram’s nation, a Seed would come who would bless all nations.

That might seem like the beginning and end of God’s plan for Abraham. However, as we look at this passage once more, we will see that it is actually a double-sided coin of messianic expectation. Let’s look at three ways God’s dealings with Abraham are a foreshadowing of His dealings with the world through the Messiah.

First, just as God Called Abram to leave his family and society, through Christ, God calls sinners to repentance. When Abram was commanded to go to a new land, he was not just leaving behind his family; he was leaving behind the pagan environment in which he was raised. Joshua 24:2 tells us that Abram and his father worshipped idols. Historians tell us that Abram was born and raised in Ur of the Chaldees. The people of that region, which is in modern-day Iraq, worshipped the moon god, Nanna. Nanna was regarded as having authority over the heavens and the life cycle on earth. When Abram left his home, he also left behind the darkness of worshipping pagan gods.

Likewise, when the Messiah came, He called people out of the darkness of false religious practices. In Matthew 4:16, the apostle quotes from the prophet Isaiah to describe Jesus’ ministry: “The people which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up.” It was not easy for Abram to leave behind his old religious ways, and it is not easy for people to leave behind their old religious ways today. But Abram’s decision to follow God foreshadowed the decisions of millions who would choose to follow the Messiah thousands of years later.

Second, just as God made a Covenant with Abram, God made a New Covenant with a new people through the Messiah. And, just as the Abrahamic Covenant involved the creation of a new nation, the New Covenant under the Messiah involves the creation of a new nation as well. First Peter 2:9 tells the beneficiaries of this New Covenant, “Ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people…”

Third, just as the Conclusion of God’s Covenant with Abram entailed a blessing for all nations, the Conclusion of the Messiah’s New Covenant also entails a blessing in which all nations can partake of. According to First Peter 2:9, the purpose of the Church is to “shew forth the praises of Him who hath called us out of darkness into His marvellous light.” The Church shines the light of Christ into the world that people “of all nations, and kindreds, and people, and tongues” can receive the blessing of the New Covenant. Galatians 3:13-14 states, “Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law… that the blessing of Abraham might come on the Gentiles through Jesus Christ.”

Wrapped up in God’s Covenant with Abram is the promise of the Messiah’s New Covenant with people from every nation who would respond to the call to repentance and salvation. When we, as believers today, see the fullness of God’s plan for Abram and his descendants, we gain confidence in God’s plan for the Church today leading to the Second Coming of Christ.

Julian Jordan wrote:

My hope is still in Jesus,
Tho’ prone I am to sin;
My heart has been His dwelling
Since first He entered in;
Tho’ often, far too often,
Unworthy of His name,
My hope is still in Jesus,
His love is still the same.

Thy name to me is dearer,
Than any name I know,
A charm it is, a blessing,
Wherever I may go;
Thy suffering and Thy sorrow,
I seem to see again;
My heart is filled with gladness,
Whenever I hear Thy name.

My hope is still in Jesus,
And shall be to the end;
None else is there to help me,
None other can defend;
My hope is still in Jesus,
‘Twas planted long ago,
My hope is still in Jesus,
And O I love Him so.

—–

Now, if you are not a believer in Jesus Christ, I urge you to trust in Him because He is coming again and you do not want to be left behind. Here is how you can place your faith and trust in Him for Salvation from sin and the consequences of sin.

First, accept the fact that you are a sinner, and that you have broken God’s law. The Bible says in Romans 3:23: “For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.”

Second, accept the fact that there is a penalty for sin. The Bible states in Romans 6:23: “For the wages of sin is death…”

Third, accept the fact that you are on the road to hell. Jesus Christ said in Matthew 10:28: “And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.” Also, the Bible states in Revelation 21:8: “But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.”

Now that is bad news, but here’s the good news. Jesus Christ said in John 3:16: “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” Just believe in your heart that Jesus Christ died for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead by the power of God for you so that you can live eternally with Him. Pray and ask Him to come into your heart today, and He will.

Romans 10:9 & 13 says, “That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved… For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.”

If you believe that Jesus Christ died on the Cross for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead, and you want to trust Him for your Salvation today, please pray with me this simple prayer: Holy Father God, I realize that I am a sinner and that I have done some bad things in my life. I am sorry for my sins, and today I choose to turn from my sins. For Jesus Christ sake, please forgive me of my sins. I believe with all of my heart that Jesus Christ died for me, was buried, and rose again. I trust Jesus Christ as my Savior and I choose to follow Him as Lord from this day forward. Lord Jesus, please come into my heart and save my soul and change my life today. Amen.

If you just trusted Jesus Christ as your Saviour, and you prayed that prayer and meant it from your heart, I declare to you that based upon the Word of God, you are now saved from Hell and you are on your way to Heaven. Welcome to the family of God! Congratulations on doing the most important thing in life and that is receiving Jesus Christ as your Lord and Saviour. For more information to help you grow in your newfound faith in Christ, go to Gospel Light Society.com and read “What To Do After You Enter Through the Door.” Jesus Christ said in John 10:9, “I am the door: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture.”

God loves you. We love you. And may God bless you.


Daniel Whyte III has spoken in meetings across the United States and in over twenty-five foreign countries. He is the author of over forty books including the Essence Magazine, Dallas Morning News, and Amazon.com national bestseller, Letters to Young Black Men. He is also the president of Gospel Light Society International, a worldwide evangelistic ministry that reaches thousands with the Gospel each week, as well as president of Torch Ministries International, a Christian literature ministry.

He is heard by thousands each week on his radio broadcasts/podcasts, which include: The Prayer Motivator Devotional, The Prayer Motivator Minute, as well as Gospel Light Minute X, the Gospel Light Minute, the Sunday Evening Evangelistic Message, the Prophet Daniel’s Report, the Second Coming Watch Update and the Soul-Winning Motivator, among others.

He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology from Bethany Divinity College, a Bachelor’s degree in Religion from Texas Wesleyan University, a Master’s degree in Religion, a Master of Divinity degree, and a Master of Theology degree from Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity (formerly Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary). He is currently a candidate for the Doctor of Ministry degree.

He has been married to the former Meriqua Althea Dixon, of Christiana, Jamaica since 1987. God has blessed their union with seven children.

How to Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 3 (Second Coming Chapel)

 


Daniel Whyte III
Daniel Whyte III

TEXT: Genesis 12:1-3

1 Now the Lord had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father’s house, unto a land that I will shew thee:

2 And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing:

3 And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.

— PRAYER —

How to Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 3

In Zondervan’s commentary on the book of Genesis, Bruce K. Waltke writes, “The gracious God’s broad new strokes to bless the earth came suddenly and brilliantly upon the canvass of sacred history. The Lord had not spoken to his saints since his covenant with Noah, in which he resolved to bless the earth and never again to treat it with contempt Now suddenly his creative word to bless the tribes and nations—which he has scattered—redirects the course of history. This word of benediction counterbalances his words of malediction against the tower builders. Reciprocally, Abraham, with astounding suddenness, charges out in obedience and faith.”

Abram, or as we know him, Abraham, lived in the aftermath of the Tower of Babel, where God had confounded the language of his creation, forcing humankind to gather only with those they could communicate with and to go off in different directions, fulfilling God’s command to “replenish the earth” in the aftermath of the Flood. Abram, like most people of that time, lived among his kindred. But, he received a command from God to leave his family, his extended family, even his country, to go to a place that God would show him.

For a moment, put yourself in Abram’s shoes. He’s nobody particularly important. Yet, one day, God calls out to him with a Command, a Covenant, and a Conclusion. The Command was simple. Abram, leave your family, leave the land that you know, and go to a strange land that I will lead you to. This required a lot of faith on Abram’s part. Family ties were much stronger in the ancient near east than they are today. It was no small thing to uproot one’s family, household, and flocks to go to a distant country.

But God gave Abram a Command with a Covenant. The Covenant was a promise, a guarantee — something Abram could look forward to. He was likely equal parts humbled and terrified by the proclamation that, not only would his name be great, but that he would be the father of a great nation. Abram did not understand that this nation would be the vehicle for the Seed that God had promised would come through the Woman to crush the Serpent’s head.

However, God was not through with Abram. Abram’s obedience to the Command and God’s faithfulness to the Covenant would bring about a specific Consequence. That Consequence would be the blessing of all nations from the Seed that came from Abram’s nation.

Abram must have been astounded at these amazing declarations. How could one man be the father of an entire nation? How could one nation produce a blessing for all nations? Doubtless, Abram did not understand. We can’t be certain that he even believed all that he was hearing. But what we do know is that Abram obeyed. Abram did not live to see even a fraction of what God promised him. But he hoped and he obeyed, and that is all any of us can do as we look forward to the promised Second Coming of the Messiah.

Anton J. Kehrein wrote:

There’s a glorious hope thrilling Christian souls today,
And our hearts beat high as in faith we watch and pray,
Looking unto Him who shall call His own away
To the glory over yonder.

As we wait for Him, daily watching and in prayer,
What a peace He gives, what a joy beyond compare;
Just a foretaste here of the rapture we will share
In the glory over yonder.

Is your heart at rest? Have you given all to God?
Are you fully cleansed in the Savior’s precious blood?
Are you walking now in the path that Jesus trod
To the glory over yonder?

—–

Now, if you are not a believer in Jesus Christ, I urge you to trust in Him because He is coming again and you do not want to be left behind. Here is how you can place your faith and trust in Him for Salvation from sin and the consequences of sin.

First, accept the fact that you are a sinner, and that you have broken God’s law. The Bible says in Romans 3:23: “For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.”

Second, accept the fact that there is a penalty for sin. The Bible states in Romans 6:23: “For the wages of sin is death…”

Third, accept the fact that you are on the road to hell. Jesus Christ said in Matthew 10:28: “And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.” Also, the Bible states in Revelation 21:8: “But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.”

Now that is bad news, but here’s the good news. Jesus Christ said in John 3:16: “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” Just believe in your heart that Jesus Christ died for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead by the power of God for you so that you can live eternally with Him. Pray and ask Him to come into your heart today, and He will.

Romans 10:9 & 13 says, “That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved… For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.”

If you believe that Jesus Christ died on the Cross for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead, and you want to trust Him for your Salvation today, please pray with me this simple prayer: Holy Father God, I realize that I am a sinner and that I have done some bad things in my life. I am sorry for my sins, and today I choose to turn from my sins. For Jesus Christ sake, please forgive me of my sins. I believe with all of my heart that Jesus Christ died for me, was buried, and rose again. I trust Jesus Christ as my Savior and I choose to follow Him as Lord from this day forward. Lord Jesus, please come into my heart and save my soul and change my life today. Amen.

If you just trusted Jesus Christ as your Saviour, and you prayed that prayer and meant it from your heart, I declare to you that based upon the Word of God, you are now saved from Hell and you are on your way to Heaven. Welcome to the family of God! Congratulations on doing the most important thing in life and that is receiving Jesus Christ as your Lord and Saviour. For more information to help you grow in your newfound faith in Christ, go to Gospel Light Society.com and read “What To Do After You Enter Through the Door.” Jesus Christ said in John 10:9, “I am the door: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture.”

God loves you. We love you. And may God bless you.


Daniel Whyte III has spoken in meetings across the United States and in over twenty-five foreign countries. He is the author of over forty books including the Essence Magazine, Dallas Morning News, and Amazon.com national bestseller, Letters to Young Black Men. He is also the president of Gospel Light Society International, a worldwide evangelistic ministry that reaches thousands with the Gospel each week, as well as president of Torch Ministries International, a Christian literature ministry.

He is heard by thousands each week on his radio broadcasts/podcasts, which include: The Prayer Motivator Devotional, The Prayer Motivator Minute, as well as Gospel Light Minute X, the Gospel Light Minute, the Sunday Evening Evangelistic Message, the Prophet Daniel’s Report, the Second Coming Watch Update and the Soul-Winning Motivator, among others.

He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology from Bethany Divinity College, a Bachelor’s degree in Religion from Texas Wesleyan University, a Master’s degree in Religion, a Master of Divinity degree, and a Master of Theology degree from Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity (formerly Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary). He is currently a candidate for the Doctor of Ministry degree.

He has been married to the former Meriqua Althea Dixon, of Christiana, Jamaica since 1987. God has blessed their union with seven children.

How to Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 2 (Second Coming Chapel)


Daniel Whyte III
Daniel Whyte III

TEXT: Genesis 3:14-15

14 And the Lord God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all cattle, and above every beast of the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life:

15 And I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.

— PRAYER —

How to Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 2

Thomas Storck said, “From the initial call of Abraham to leave his kinsmen and follow God into an unknown land through the last post-exilic prophesies, God brought to Israel’s attention certain expectations of future actions involving Divine Intervention to establish universal and perfect justice and peace. When put together and rightly understood, the sum of these passages gives a remarkable picture of our Lord and His work, but they were initially given in a fragmentary fashion.”

In this series, we are traveling through the Old Testament and seeking to learn from the Hebrew Scriptures how to keep real hope alive as we live in expectation of the Second Coming of the Messiah as the Jews lived in expectation of His First Coming.

The first passage we are looking at is Genesis 3:14-15, in which we have a record of God cursing the serpent used by Satan to tempt Eve and Adam to sin. The serpent had the ability to either walk or fly before, but it was cursed by God to go on its belly. Further, God states, “I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.” Regarding this passage, Dr. John MacArthur states, “The Hebrew word translated ‘bruise’ can also mean ‘to crush.’ A bruised or crushed heel is not a deadly wound, but a crushed head is fatal. God was telling mankind that the evil one would one day bruise His Servant, Jesus Christ, but the Son of God would crush the head of the serpent once and for all. In this, we have our first glimpse of God’s plan of salvation for mankind—a plan that He revealed on the very day of man’s first sin!”

If you are a normal person, at some point in your life, you likely have come to the realization that you hate sin. You hate your sin. You hate other people’s sin. You hate that sin has infected the world and caused so much pain, suffering, and grief. By extension, you hate the serpent — Satan, who tempted our first parents to sin. That feeling of hatred is a fulfillment of God’s curse on the serpent: “I will put enmity between thee (the serpent) and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed.” The word “enmity” means “hatred.”

The Hebrews, the people who first heard the account of the Fall and the Curse, also knew the enmity that this passage speaks of. When they had a clear-eyed perspective, they realized that they also hated Satan, the serpent, because of what sin did to their families and their country. The Bible gives us a record of many of the disasters that befell the people of Israel because of sin. It seemed that, very often, Satan had the upper hand in the Promised Land. But, the Hebrews could find comfort in the promise that, one day, the seed (or descendant) of the Woman would crush the serpent’s head and defeat sin and Satan forever. They did not know who the Seed would be or how this Crushing would take place. But they had hope because of the promise of God who cannot lie.

When we see sin and the consequences of sin all around us in the world today, we ought to be reminded that Jesus Christ, the Seed of the Woman and the Son of God, has already come and has defeated Sin and Satan on the Cross. Unless we let it, sin has no more power over us. And, one day soon, Christ will return to wash the effects of sin away from the world forever, establishing a new world that Satan cannot touch.

Marianne Hearn wrote:

We hope in Thee, O God!
The day wears on to night;
Thick shadows lie across our world,
In Thee alone is light.

We hope in Thee, O God!
The fading time is here,
But Thou abidest strong and true
Though all things disappear.

We hope in Thee, O God!
Hope fails us otherwhere;
But since Thou art in all that is,
Peace takes the hand of care.

We hope in Thee, O God!
In whom none hope in vain;
We cling to Thee in love and trust,
And joy succeeds to pain.

—–

Now, if you are not a believer in Jesus Christ, I urge you to trust in Him because He is coming again and you do not want to be left behind. Here is how you can place your faith and trust in Him for Salvation from sin and the consequences of sin.

First, accept the fact that you are a sinner, and that you have broken God’s law. The Bible says in Romans 3:23: “For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.”

Second, accept the fact that there is a penalty for sin. The Bible states in Romans 6:23: “For the wages of sin is death…”

Third, accept the fact that you are on the road to hell. Jesus Christ said in Matthew 10:28: “And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.” Also, the Bible states in Revelation 21:8: “But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.”

Now that is bad news, but here’s the good news. Jesus Christ said in John 3:16: “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” Just believe in your heart that Jesus Christ died for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead by the power of God for you so that you can live eternally with Him. Pray and ask Him to come into your heart today, and He will.

Romans 10:9 & 13 says, “That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved… For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.”

If you believe that Jesus Christ died on the Cross for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead, and you want to trust Him for your Salvation today, please pray with me this simple prayer: Holy Father God, I realize that I am a sinner and that I have done some bad things in my life. I am sorry for my sins, and today I choose to turn from my sins. For Jesus Christ sake, please forgive me of my sins. I believe with all of my heart that Jesus Christ died for me, was buried, and rose again. I trust Jesus Christ as my Savior and I choose to follow Him as Lord from this day forward. Lord Jesus, please come into my heart and save my soul and change my life today. Amen.

If you just trusted Jesus Christ as your Saviour, and you prayed that prayer and meant it from your heart, I declare to you that based upon the Word of God, you are now saved from Hell and you are on your way to Heaven. Welcome to the family of God! Congratulations on doing the most important thing in life and that is receiving Jesus Christ as your Lord and Saviour. For more information to help you grow in your newfound faith in Christ, go to Gospel Light Society.com and read “What To Do After You Enter Through the Door.” Jesus Christ said in John 10:9, “I am the door: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture.”

God loves you. We love you. And may God bless you.


Daniel Whyte III has spoken in meetings across the United States and in over twenty-five foreign countries. He is the author of over forty books including the Essence Magazine, Dallas Morning News, and Amazon.com national bestseller, Letters to Young Black Men. He is also the president of Gospel Light Society International, a worldwide evangelistic ministry that reaches thousands with the Gospel each week, as well as president of Torch Ministries International, a Christian literature ministry.

He is heard by thousands each week on his radio broadcasts/podcasts, which include: The Prayer Motivator Devotional, The Prayer Motivator Minute, as well as Gospel Light Minute X, the Gospel Light Minute, the Sunday Evening Evangelistic Message, the Prophet Daniel’s Report, the Second Coming Watch Update and the Soul-Winning Motivator, among others.

He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology from Bethany Divinity College, a Bachelor’s degree in Religion from Texas Wesleyan University, a Master’s degree in Religion, a Master of Divinity degree, and a Master of Theology degree from Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity (formerly Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary). He is currently a candidate for the Doctor of Ministry degree.

He has been married to the former Meriqua Althea Dixon, of Christiana, Jamaica since 1987. God has blessed their union with seven children.

How to Have Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 1 (Second Coming Chapel)


Daniel Whyte III
Daniel Whyte III

TEXT: Genesis 3:14-15

14 And the Lord God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all cattle, and above every beast of the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life:

15 And I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.

— PRAYER —

How to Hope: Lessons from the Jews and Their Messianic Expectation, Part 1

Robert L. Deffinbaugh said, “At some times in Israel’s history, the anticipation of Messiah’s coming was great, while at other times the sense of expectancy waned. In many instances, Israel’s hopes seemed to be dashed on the rocks of reality. It is only as we can appreciate the rising and falling hopes of God’s people that we can more fully grasp the greatness of the event of Christ’s birth.”

There has been a lot of talk in the news lately about the Jews, Israel, and anti-Semitism (which is said to be, once again, on the rise). The so-called “Jewish Question,” or, perhaps, more accurately, the Jewish Enigma is often at the forefront of international discussion. The place and plight of the Jews in society carries an even greater significance for Christians, those who follow the Jewish Messiah, Jesus Christ. Throughout our time here at Second Coming Chapel, we have mostly focused on New Testament passages which tell us about the End Times, and which tell us how we ought to live in times close to the End.

But, especially during this period of Lent, leading up to Easter, we are reminded anew of the significance of Jesus’ First Coming. And, in this new series, I would like to call your attention back to the chosen people who lived for hundreds of years in expectation of the Messiah. It stands to reason that the Old Testament can teach us much about how to hope in the anticipated arrival of the Lord. As you may know, one of our mottos here at Second Coming Chapel is: “keeping real hope alive.” Throughout this series, we will travel through the Old Testament and seek to learn from the Hebrew Scriptures how to keep real hope alive as we live in expectation of the Second Coming of the Messiah.

The first passage we are looking at is Genesis 3:14-15, in which we have a record of God cursing the serpent used by Satan to tempt Eve and Adam to sin. The serpent had the ability to either walk or fly before, but it was cursed by God to go on its belly. Further, God states, “I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.” Regarding this passage, Dr. John MacArthur states, “The Hebrew word translated ‘bruise’ can also mean ‘to crush.’ A bruised or crushed heel is not a deadly wound, but a crushed head is fatal. God was telling mankind that the evil one would one day bruise His Servant, Jesus Christ, but the Son of God would crush the head of the serpent once and for all. In this, we have our first glimpse of God’s plan of salvation for mankind—a plan that He revealed on the very day of man’s first sin!”

If you are a normal person, at some point in your life, you likely have come to the realization that you hate sin. You hate your sin. You hate other people’s sin. You hate that sin has infected the world and caused so much pain, suffering, and grief. By extension, you hate the serpent — Satan, who tempted our first parents to sin. That feeling of hatred is a fulfillment of God’s curse on the serpent: “I will put enmity between thee (the serpent) and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed.” The word “enmity” means “hatred.”

The Hebrews, the people who first heard the account of the Fall and the Curse, also knew the enmity that this passage speaks of. When they had a clear-eyed perspective, they realized that they also hated Satan, the serpent, because of what sin did to their families and their country. The Bible gives us a record of many of the disasters that befell the people of Israel because of sin. It seemed that, very often, Satan had the upper hand in the Promised Land. But, the Hebrews could find comfort in the promise that, one day, the seed (or descendant) of the Woman would crush the serpent’s head and defeat sin and Satan forever. They did not know who the Seed would be or how this Crushing would take place. But they had hope because of the promise of God who cannot lie.

When we see sin and the consequences of sin all around us in the world today, we ought to be reminded that Jesus Christ, the Seed of the Woman and the Son of God, has already come and has defeated Sin and Satan on the Cross. Unless we let it, sin has no more power over us. And, one day soon, Christ will return to wash the effects of sin away from the world forever, establishing a new world that Satan cannot touch.

Marianne Hearn wrote:

We hope in Thee, O God!
The day wears on to night;
Thick shadows lie across our world,
In Thee alone is light.

We hope in Thee, O God!
The fading time is here,
But Thou abidest strong and true
Though all things disappear.

We hope in Thee, O God!
Hope fails us otherwhere;
But since Thou art in all that is,
Peace takes the hand of care.

We hope in Thee, O God!
In whom none hope in vain;
We cling to Thee in love and trust,
And joy succeeds to pain.

—–

Now, if you are not a believer in Jesus Christ, I urge you to trust in Him because He is coming again and you do not want to be left behind. Here is how you can place your faith and trust in Him for Salvation from sin and the consequences of sin.

First, accept the fact that you are a sinner, and that you have broken God’s law. The Bible says in Romans 3:23: “For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.”

Second, accept the fact that there is a penalty for sin. The Bible states in Romans 6:23: “For the wages of sin is death…”

Third, accept the fact that you are on the road to hell. Jesus Christ said in Matthew 10:28: “And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.” Also, the Bible states in Revelation 21:8: “But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.”

Now that is bad news, but here’s the good news. Jesus Christ said in John 3:16: “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” Just believe in your heart that Jesus Christ died for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead by the power of God for you so that you can live eternally with Him. Pray and ask Him to come into your heart today, and He will.

Romans 10:9 & 13 says, “That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved… For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.”

If you believe that Jesus Christ died on the Cross for your sins, was buried, and rose from the dead, and you want to trust Him for your Salvation today, please pray with me this simple prayer: Holy Father God, I realize that I am a sinner and that I have done some bad things in my life. I am sorry for my sins, and today I choose to turn from my sins. For Jesus Christ sake, please forgive me of my sins. I believe with all of my heart that Jesus Christ died for me, was buried, and rose again. I trust Jesus Christ as my Savior and I choose to follow Him as Lord from this day forward. Lord Jesus, please come into my heart and save my soul and change my life today. Amen.

If you just trusted Jesus Christ as your Saviour, and you prayed that prayer and meant it from your heart, I declare to you that based upon the Word of God, you are now saved from Hell and you are on your way to Heaven. Welcome to the family of God! Congratulations on doing the most important thing in life and that is receiving Jesus Christ as your Lord and Saviour. For more information to help you grow in your newfound faith in Christ, go to Gospel Light Society.com and read “What To Do After You Enter Through the Door.” Jesus Christ said in John 10:9, “I am the door: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture.”

God loves you. We love you. And may God bless you.


Daniel Whyte III has spoken in meetings across the United States and in over twenty-five foreign countries. He is the author of over forty books including the Essence Magazine, Dallas Morning News, and Amazon.com national bestseller, Letters to Young Black Men. He is also the president of Gospel Light Society International, a worldwide evangelistic ministry that reaches thousands with the Gospel each week, as well as president of Torch Ministries International, a Christian literature ministry.

He is heard by thousands each week on his radio broadcasts/podcasts, which include: The Prayer Motivator Devotional, The Prayer Motivator Minute, as well as Gospel Light Minute X, the Gospel Light Minute, the Sunday Evening Evangelistic Message, the Prophet Daniel’s Report, the Second Coming Watch Update and the Soul-Winning Motivator, among others.

He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology from Bethany Divinity College, a Bachelor’s degree in Religion from Texas Wesleyan University, a Master’s degree in Religion, a Master of Divinity degree, and a Master of Theology degree from Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity (formerly Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary). He is currently a candidate for the Doctor of Ministry degree.

He has been married to the former Meriqua Althea Dixon, of Christiana, Jamaica since 1987. God has blessed their union with seven children.