On the 16th
of Nisan 33 AD, the Day of First-fruits, the Lord breathed on the
disciples and said,
Holy Spirit." (John 20:22)
This is when
the First Trumpet sounded and the
voice of the Lord began to flow into the hearts and souls of all
those who call on Him.
"receive the Holy Spirit" have been in effect for almost 2,000 Years!
we acknowledge Jesus as our Lord and God, we start to receive
the Holy Spirit continuously.
He moves us
to speak the Word [ which is the truth] in order to kindle
the flame of love [holy fire] for the Word.
For it's only
when the holy fire for the truth is
burning bright in our hearts do we bring forth the righteousness of God
than I is coming...He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire." (Luke 3:16)
intended for us to understand exactly how He works in our lives to safe
For if we
understand how He works, we more easily co-operate with Him.
We can't even
begin to understand His Word, if we don't have a love for it in the
The flame of
love in our hearts seeks to understand truths of the Word, in
order to bring it forth in actions.
in line with the truths of the Word is called practising the
righteousness of God.
one deceive you. He who practises
righteousness is righteous, just as He [that is, the Lord] is
righteous...whoever does not practice righteousness is not of God."
been deceived into believing they do not need to practice
their day to day lives don't portray the faith they claim to have in
Christians don't love the truth enough to practice it, a life of
unrighteousness is the result!
This is why
so many Christians will be left behind to be chastised.
For we read,
not receive the love [fire] of the truth, that they might be saved
And for this
reason God will send them [before the
rapture] strong delusion, that they should believe the lie [that
practising righteousness is unnecessary].
That they all
may be condemned [rejected for the
rapture] who did not believe the truth but had pleasure in
unrighteousness." (2 Thess.2:10-12)
who are responding to the Lord's voice of the
First Trumpet by, practicing righteousness, can respond to the Lord's voice of the Last Trumpet!
For the First Trumpet is for the saving of our souls,
while the Last Trumpet is for the saving
of our bodies.
The soul can
only be saved by being filled with the love of God.
This is why
the Holy Spirit moves us to practice righteousness daily.
Trumpet sounded on the 16th of Nisan 33 AD, and the voice of the
Lord went forth for the redemption of our souls.
I believe on
the 20th of May 2011 [16th of Nisan]
the Last Trumpet will sound and the voice of the Lord will go forth for
the redemption of our bodies!
"In a moment,
in the twinkling of an eye, at the
last trumpet. For the the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be
raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed." (1Cor.15:52)