Why Jerusalem?

Having lived there for fifteen years, I consider Jerusalem to be home. There is no place on Earth that I would rather be, and I would be there now, if I could.

But, I don’t really understand why.

There are more beautiful places. More pleasant places. There are certainly easier places. But, there are no places like Jerusalem. And, God has His focus on Jerusalem.

And, I don’t understand that, either.

Why would God consider Jerusalem, above any other place on Earth?

I don’t know, and no one else does, either. Really. No one knows, and the ones who think they know, are by definition, wrong.

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Twisting the Bible – Part 4 – Israel

It should be clear to all of you by now, that I am NOT a Dispensationalist. In fact, I didn’t really understand what dispensationalism was, until a friend ambushed me one day in church – demanding to know if I followed such an idea. (Click HERE for Part 3) – | – (Click HERE for Part 5) In fact, I’m not sure what ‘ism’ that I do ‘follow’. A friend once called me a Biblicist, and I was confused by that, because I thought that all Christians should be ‘Biblicists’. Well, since I addressed dispensationalist Bible-twisting yesterday, I’m afraid that … Click here to read the rest…