For young men to come to maturity, fathers must train them in the truths of godliness. This article suggests six core teachings that young men need to come to maturity. They must learn the grace of God, that life belongs to Christ, church is precious, faith is for sharing, they must suffer for Christ, and they must know there is another life coming.
God intended the book of Revelation to be for every Christian. This article shows that this book can be understood, by discussing its background, genre, and the use of symbolic language. Focus is given to the significance of number seven in the book.
The Old Testament prophets were men who are called and sent by God to speak his message to God's people in the context of covenant culture, and call God's people to turn their hearts to God. This article looks also at the nature of the calling of prophets.
God uses suffering to remind His children that this world is not their home, to teach them that they are dependent on Him, and to train them to holiness. God's allows suffering so that His children will find their life in Him, through Him and for Him.