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Michael Hranek | Endicott, New York  Protected NameFind all comments by Michael Hranek
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“ Watch the Video! ”
Pastor Harris, I am so thankful that you all have a video of your message, as it adds greatly in being able to see the examples you present. Thank you so much for an honest teaching on the issue of translations. It has encouraged me, even though I use the KJV at present in my preaching and teaching to remain 'multi-translational' in my convictions as having a better depth of understanding the use of good translations and good Bible dictionaries give helps me much in my faith, my love for Him and to love those the Lord Jesus Christ died for and to witness to them the Gospel

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John UK wrote:
sc, there is such a thing as a KJV-Only cult, or mentality.
Saint John UK Wales
Imho there is an enormous difference between those who love the KJV and use it as their translation of choice (in conscience before God) and the KJV-Onlyist and their cult-like mentality

I greatly appreciate Pastor Sean Harris' sermon:
Various Translations of the Word of God
(I encourage anyone interested to watch the video to be able to see the examples Pastor Harris refers to)

(I appreciate him very much) For the honesty in which if deals with various translations of the Bible and paraphrases, and the relevant information he brings to the matter

Anyone interested can check out their public statement of their convictions (Imho good ones)

http://www.bbcfnc.org/distinctives.php

BTW
s c
As to the differences of Easter and Passover if we witness to anyone we need to make clear and explain just what we are taling about
Passover is of course historically the night God passed over Israel
Our Lord Jesus Christ did not rise from the dead on Passover, rather on Resurrcction Sunday (oops Sunday has Pagan meanings too)

Do the best you can in all this


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Michael Hranek | Endicott, New York  Protected NameFind all comments by Michael Hranek
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Dolores wrote:
Correction, He does not want us to just be focusing on signs as a means to an end but to make us aware of what is happening in order to warn and work in and for His kingdom while we still can.
Dolores
Good Morning!

Two quick things that serve Satan

God's people are destroyed for a lack of knowledge (seems Satan would love to keep people ignorant of the RCC, Crislam, etc etc)

Where there is no vision the people perish (seems like Satan would love that God's people would fall asleep and be bling to the lost who are on their way to hell all around them _ even to forgetting the Holiness of God and moving into an ecumenical/interfaith purpose driven/seeker sensitive Gomorah)


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Z Pike
I kind of like your post about those who idolize government (different story for any idolizing Calvin, the TULIP of Dordt, the WCF)

As to the potentially volatile subject of "free will" on one hand some people make it out like man has no will/choice whatsoever (a heresy) while on the other some forget God is completely sovereign in salvation (getting into a different heresy for those who deny He is) God Himself choosing those He will do His own supernatural work (using means) to save, He Himself choosing both the when and the how of it

Some even woefully denying their part (which God has for them to do, walk in and live out) in prayer, intercession, witness, teaching, preaching, serving, being a friend to sinners, in the lives of the lost that God's will would be done in them

Imho things uneregenerate Calvinists and others don't get
And likewise things in which I have so much learning and growing to do, still trusting Jesus our Lord is more than worth it, for us to be faithful and pleasing to Him (not men pleasers)

Z. Pike wrote:
These Michael, are deluded idolaters who worship the world and its sinful insidious ways.

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F Joibrem wrote:
Students acting in this anti-Semitic way bodes badly for the future of American society. This may be seen only as an incidental event but the fact that it is raised at this age of youth in the group means that the seed is planted and has a future. No smoke without fire.
F Joibrem
Imho it might be time to prayerfully humbly, in the Fear of God, reread the Hiding Place, and go before the Lord in prayer for what (evil) is coming upon the this country

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQC8AkehNlQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XX0GwjXExFE


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able wrote:
Don't worry. Bible doctrines laws and precepts only apply to those who are providentially ordained to obey.
The fact that you see part of the Bible (Romans 13) as a cult precludes you.
able
Please do not be unkind to O Elmer despite his faults

Because honesty demands we face the reality that there are those indeed who idolize and worhip the government (state) to their own hurt and that of others


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s c wrote:
Well,Michael,it certainly would be yet another opportunity for FG to try to "win" the "fundamental" Christians and this (homosexuality)is what Christians like to boldly stand against so as not to be likened unto Judas. Bravo!And the BGEA love to be in the public eye..much like Sharpton and Jackson. I'd say that chances are,if FG hasn't already,he would be more than happy to support these wedding businesspeople/"martyrs".
Perhaps,while you're at it,you could humbly take it before the RC church as well.
s c
You missunderstand my comment
FG and the BGEA is enormously intertwined with denominations that already support and/or ordain homosexuals
to take this woman's case
he would have to displease some of the BGEA's long time supporter

btw If the RCC make a scene in favor of this woman that actually brought her some help, I would not criticize that
Perhaps you remeber the Nazi Schindler who put his life at risk to save Jews

or would you find falut with that too?


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Wayfairer pilgrim wrote:
Has there been any public demonstration in support of Ms.Stuzman? I'm surprised there hasn't been or is this just sport for homofascist and the government alike. Christian, culture wars are won by the culture no matter how repugnant the issue.
Wayfairer pilgrim TX
Do you remember Dayna Curry and Heather Mercer had a church (I believe it was in TX) if memory serves me that organized continual 24/7 prayer for them until they were freed

It would be so good if Ms.Stuzman had a Bible PRAYING Church or Churches to keep her before the Lord until He gives the victory

Saddly with the story out of Franklin TN it is likely there are (used to be) churches who would rally in support of the homosexual couple that the courts would do there worst to Barronelle Stutzman Along with (used to be) Churches that profess to be Bible believing that wouild excuse themselves from getting involved

Hmmmm, maybe the much maligned Franklin Graham might bring her name and plight before the public, never know (I wouldn't object if he did)

And maybe we ought to go to the BGEA's website and humbly ask them to


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Bible Facts Explained wrote:
1. You would replace sin with free will.
2. man has to participate with God in modified sovereignty. Making election a joint action God plus sinner.

... restricts the Atonement to divine hands only and does not support your belief in human decision making and free will

... This upsets your conviction that mans free will can overturn the Spirit's work.

... Your believe that man can loose his salvation

B Calvinist
Again thank you for posting
It saddens me greatly to see you as a liar

1. No. I believe in total depravity (fallen sinfulness, man cannot save himself) not Dordt's total inablilty to respond to God
2. No. I believe in the complete Sovereignty of God in Election God Himself so working through His word, His Spirit, Witnesses, and Providence in those He saves to bring them to a conscience choice of repentance and faith to Salvation
3. Paritally Correct I believe Christ to be the propitiation for the sins of the whole world ONLY Effective in those God saves (brings to repentance and faith)
4. No. God is again absolutely sovereign over the will, which He gave to man, able to make them conscienceously willing
5. No. I believe the Lord Jesus Christ is able to Save and KEEP Saved Forever His own


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Biblical Calvinist wrote:
The five points of
B Calvinist
Thank you so much for the opportunity to briefly respond

First a gentle correction
It is the 5 points of Dordt

Second gentle correction
If you want to disagree with me please do so rightly.
I do not believe a single point you posted of your Arminian (boogeyman?)

Further who in the world gave you the right/authority to judge, to accuse and declare as fact others who are not Calvinists as being Arminian? Those guy at Dordt? Who are they, somekind of infallible Protestant Popes?

Imho some who called themselves Calvinists like Spurgeon and Whitefield sought much more to be Biblical first and foremost more than they did to be Calvinists, especially Calvinists of the Dordt (Hyper) kind, and not make themselves into somekind of infallible reformed dictatores but to be used by God to lead men to the obedience of faith in Christ

things the unregenerate Calvinist cannot comprehend


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s c wrote:
To be consistent,the flower lady or cake decorator needs to inquire of the heterosexual patrons as to whether or not they are engaging in fornication or adultery.
s c
Imho your post was unfair to this woman
The homosexual man made it clear, volunteered the flowers where for a celebration of an abomination to God

Her stand is a Biblical one, Paul in Scripture speaks of eating meat offered to him be Gentiles But when they made it clear it was offered to idols he declined

Again Imho we ought not impose standards on others over and beyond what God gives us in His word

And if you are in whatever circumstances you are, go for it, practise what you preach if that is your conviction


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KK wrote:
Looks like another sad case of "Did God really say?"
Not too long back I received a call from one of the denominations requesting that I come back to the men's morning breakfast Bible study
KK
I appreciate your post

And it makes me think one of the most damaging things of (no longer real) churches that have welcomed into membership (quite different from welcoming them in to hear real preaching of the word of God) is that in rightfully hating the betrayal of Christ by these denominations it makes it more difficult to witness the love of God to lost sinners and plead with them of their urgent need of being right with God and that the Son of God willingly died to pay the penalty not just of homosexuality but of all sin, the very root of sin our prideful, self-centered/seeking, enmity against the rightfull authority of God over our whole lives, not just church on Sunday morning.

Thanks for your post
Your stand is an encouragement to me


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SteveR wrote:
"Christian" is a big universe in the USA. In 2015 anybody can claim the religion with minimal lip service. Isnt that what Americans want? No thought police to tell them what a true Christian is? Half the people in the pews dont understand what their own Church teaches, let alone another Church
Irony is, Obama wants people to believe he is Christian despite his actions. Yet, he can point his finger at ISIL memebers and say they arent Muslims
SteveR
Please I am trying to write this respectfully and be bluntly honest to add weight to my comment. I don't like you. I believe your ecumenism is quite wrong, a real betrayal of Jesus Christ and genuine Biblical Christianity (please repent)

Still today you have given a very good comment

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Irony is, Obama wants people to believe he is Christian despite his actions. Yet, he can point his finger at ISIL memebers and say they arent Muslims
End of Quote

and I have to think alot more people in the USA want to call themselves Christians when they are not, even some who post here on SermonAudio of all places


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I liked what the article revealed about Barronelle Stutzman in that she had been a friend to Robert Ingersoll and had served him for years without any discrimination until his request for flowers to celebrate his gay wedding would have violated her faith and conscience
A huge betrayal of Jesus Christ

It also reveals something about friendship of the world, along the lines the world will love professing Christians as long as they can use them but let anyone be a believing Christian then there enmity against God comes out of the closet

My I suggest that we agree together in prayer for the LORD's might mercies (see Psalm 136) to be desplayed in this woman's life (encluding salvation if she isn't) and especially however the Spirit leads you along the lines of:

For thou hast maintained my right and my cause; thou satest in the throne judging right.
Psalm 9:4
kjv


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Brother Saint Elmer wrote:
So what you and Brother Saint John are saying is that neither of you have an inerrant Bible?
Elmer
Thanks for the opportunity to give a reference to an excellent message by Pastor Sean Harris on the Bible for those that love the word of God and have deep interest in knowing it and living by the what God Himself says

Various Translations of the Word of God

I highly recommend watching the video because you can see the examples Pastor Sean Harris is talking about

And in really listening to what God Himself says have an understanding even what God will do with the likes of unrepentant Oprahs and Rob Bell types and those who are only playing church, and why


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John UK wrote:
I quite expect the general public will be fooled by all this nonsense.
The Whole-Koran Moslems are the real Moslems. All the rest are nominal Moslems.
Saint John UK Wales
That my brother is an excellent way to describe those who are in fact genuine followers of Mohammend ...... Whole Quran Muslims

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Angela Wittman wrote:
Christians need to flee from this... Lack of money coming in is probably all that will get this pastor and his elders attention.
Angela
I heard that
Still what about us? I trust you understand what this ... ah man .... in their pulpit has done is quie evil BUT that it also affects all of us

So what about us?
Imho we ought to humbly prayerfully seek God: Father what is Your will for us? How can we faithfully apply ourselves to Your word in this, and faithfully righteously apply Your word to the times, to the people we are living in and with.


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tb wrote:
but my biggest issue doctrinally is...
TULIP
tb
If i might encourage you
as I lean very much towards a hostility
of the 5 Point of Dhordt Calvinism
because of its gross distortions of enormously important and valueable Biblical Doctrines

Here is my point not everyone calling themselves Calvinist/Reformed are necessarily the Dhordt kind (much more to grace than the WCF)

The imperfect CH Spurgeon is one who Imho is quite good (he is NOT an infallible Protestant/Baptist Pope)
SermonAudio has individuals who have recorded his sermons so that we can listen to them

Imho they ought to be a blessing every child of God
ex. The Blood

Imho we need wisdom and discernment that we don't throw the baby out with the bath water (no matter how "icy" that is)

More than having a problem with "Calvinists" one issue I am working through that I believe is way more serious is those who do not take the word of God literally (where literal and figurative where figurative) but take it allegorically or some other way and deceive and seduce others to follow their imaginary interpretations

This is an area I have much learning and growing to do but I trust the Lord taking His word seriously to be obedient to Him is very good indeed


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tb wrote:
John UK from Wales: If you don't believe that people can believe on Jesus and then FALL AWAY, your argument is with the Jesus and the Bible, not anti-Gnostics such as myself.
tb
I appreciate your post
Let me say this having been around all sorts of points of view and ideas of different denominations

It is NOT easy to rightly divide and handle accurately the word of God in this issue

For me the plumbline so to speak is what the depravity of man, the lost fallen state of unsaved men to have a nature that hates obedience ot God
AND the reality of a completely new nature in the new birth

Anyway blessing to you as you grow in the knowledge of the Truth in all this


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Precious Brother Saint Elmer wrote:
Dear Brother Saint Michael, how do we know Jesus said this?
Elmer
You live in the land of the Amish!
Do you mean PA? I am not too far North of Langcaster
I used to drive Tractor trailer and I am so thankful God helped me to be careful driving where I might encounter a horse and buggy in the middle of the night.

In my quote, it was John the Apostle by the Holy Spirit saying what is written (of course by the Spirit of the Living God, the Spirit of Truth it is entirely trustworthy that we can trust what God says (is written) over any opinion of man and our own fears too

Now if you want to be silly about the Bible, please be careful that you don't hurt yourself or any body else, hurting the devil would be quite okay with me and I believe also with God

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