Spiritual Minefield

Exposing the spiritual landmines of the devil through the Word of God

Month: May 2017

How To Safeguard Yourself From Giving The Wrong Interpretation Of A Particular Verse Or Verses.

Eisegesis -Putting your own or bias interpretation into the text of Scripture, making it say what you want it to say. Exegesis -Extracting the plain meaning of any verse in Scripture without any preconceived notion. Allowing Scripture to give you it’s…

Biblical Q&A Form: A Question On Revelation 6:6. Why Is The Olive Oil And Wine Not Harmed?

A Christian asks: Re “not harming the olive oil and the wine”–a friend has told me this has reference to Christians, but she was not able to discuss completely as she has also just heard it recently from a preacher and it’s a new concept for both of u…

Verse By Verse Through Revelation (6:6-10)

6 Then I heard something like a voice among the four living creatures say, “A quart of wheat for a denarius, and three quarts of barley for a denarius—but do not harm the olive oil and the wine.” The Seraphim declared that in the time of the third seal the…

Verse By Verse Through Revelation (6:1-5)

1. Then I saw the Lamb open one of the seven seals, and I heard one of the four living creatures say with a voice like thunder, “Come!” The start of the seals being open will show the cataclysmic events that will come to the inhabitants of the earth….

Verse By Verse Through Revelation (5:11-14)

11 Then I looked and heard the voice of many angels around the throne, and also of the living creatures and of the elders. Their number was countless thousands, plus thousands of thousands. The angels are always attentive to God’s command as seen in M…

Verse By Verse Through Revelation (5:6-10)

6 Then I saw One like a slaughtered lamb standing between the throne and the four living creatures and among the elders. He had seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven spirits of God sent into all the earth. “slaughtered lamb” is in reference…

How Do We Harmonize God’s Election And Men’s Choice (Free Will) To Believe In Jesus?

How  does election and free will work? How do these two verses below harmonize together?
2 Thessalonians 2:13 13 But we must always thank God for you, brothers loved by the   Lord, because from the beginning God has chosen you for salvation through sa…