THE HOLY SPIRIT. Therefore, beloved, since you are waiting for these, be diligent to be found by him without spot or blemish, and at peace (2 Peter 3:10-14). John 13:16 Verily, verily, I say unto you, The servant is not greater than his lord; neither he that is sent greater than he that sent him. He reiterated again that God the Father was greater than Jesus the son. God refuses to let sin go on forever, and those who hold on to sin will have to account for their deeds (2 Corinthians 5:10). These Jewish converts, in turn, evangelize . know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own? They say they were encouraged to fast and starve themselves in order to lose weight, were told to stop taking necessary medications, and could not leave the church without facing retaliation. The Remnant, as some began to call themselves, would be radically democratic, a "federation of fellowships" with no clear leader, no rigid rules, no prescribed offices, no formal organizationsetting themselves apart from what they see as the ultra-controlled and controlling LDS administration operating out of a grand old building and a The remnant is a church that has the duty of keeping faith in Jesus and obedience to God's commandments alive in this time when many people have abandoned true faith. We seek to fulfill this mission by challenging people to make a radical commitment to the local church, believing that it is through the church that God accomplishes His plan. And if so, how do we do that? Although police raided Remnant in June 2004 during the investigation into the boys death, a solid link to the church was never established in the case. And do not teach others to break them. See. The documentary highlights her Church's emphasis on "helping people turn away from the love of food and toward a love of God, touting that its members have been able to [break] free from slavery to drugs, alcohol, cigarettes, overeating, and overspending through its programs. for now shall I sleep in the dust; and thou shalt seek me in the morning, but I shall not be., Some disregard all the other scriptures showing the state of the dead in favour of a mispunctuated verse. The early Church followed the example of Jesus by getting baptised by full immersion in water. Remnant Church is also a founding member of Acts Ministries International, a community of apostolic churches committed to a common mission, spirituality, and leadership team. God created all things visible and invisible by the power of His word, and preserves and governs them, but God in His nature causes no sin. The Church who actively preaches the three angels messages must understand and preach who the beast is, and what their mark is. 12 All things are lawful unto me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but I will not be brought under the power of any. Revelation 10 is a fulfilment of this promise. These are called the remnant. So from 1798 onwards the book of Daniel has been open. 23,257 were here. The Bible is full of stories where God calls His chosen people out of dangerous places or destructive company for their own safety. Does The Remnant Fellowship Church Still Exist Today? I have not come to do that. Not only did this development complicate the custody case between Shamblins husband Joe Lara and his ex-wife discussed in the series, it also prompted even more people formerly affiliated with Remnant Fellowship Church to come forward with their stories about Shamblin and the church. It is clear from the verses in 1 John and Revelation that the remnant people will be obeying all of the Ten Commandments, just as the early Church did. If you or someone you know has an eating disorder and needs help, call the National Eating Disorders Association helpline at 1-800-931-2237, text 741741, or chat online with a Helpline volunteer here. Though the website lists weekly services on an up-to-date calendar, The Way Down casts doubt on the Church's path forward without Gwen Shamblin or her children there to lead it. We preach one message and build one kingdom by living, loving, and serving like Christ. The Remnant Fellowship Church came about after Shamblin decided that the Christian church had been corrupted from within and that it was her duty to create a place for true believers to practice their faith. People were created to exist forever. The context assigns the remnant of Revelation 12 to a period of time after the 1260 days of verses 6 and 14. They were; Joe Lara, Gwen S. Lara, Jennifer J. Martin, David L. Martin, Jessica Walters, Jonathan Walters, and Brandon Hannah, according to a statement. We want specifically to impact the campuses, the communities, and the world for Christ. Acts 4:13 Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marvelled; and they took knowledge of them, that they had been with Jesus., And when they heard that, they lifted up their voice to God with one accord, and said, Lord, thou art God, which hast made heaven, and earth, and the sea, and all that in them is: 25 Who by the mouth of thy servant David hast said, Why did the heathen rage, and the people imagine vain things? The great rebellion is upon us; we see this in both the world and the church. Revelation 18:4 And I heard another voice from heaven, saying, Come out of her, my people, that ye be not partakers of her sins, and that ye receive not of her plagues. This shows us clearly that at the present time there are many of Gods true people in the wrong Churches, due to ignorance, which God will illuminate with the truth and draw out in the last days. John Russell/Associated Press. The New Testament completes this story of Gods plan to bring salvation and is todays guide for Christian living and worship. Instead, I have come to give full meaning to what is written. This gift is an identifying mark of the remnant church and was manifested in the ministry of Ellen. For they are not all Israel, which are of Israel: 7 Neither, because they are the seed of Abraham, are they all children: but, In Isaac shall thy seed be called. But its important to remember that even though no one knows when Jesus Second Coming is going to happen, God still calls us to make it a part of our lives. (2) The figurative word 'remnant' must represent the latest members of the Church of Jesus Christ living just before His second coming. The church features "an international community of people who are finding renewed hope, profound love and deep purpose by putting the undiluted teachings of Jesus Christ into practice," according to the organization's website. The Adventist Church. The Holy Spirit: The Holy Spirit eternally proceeding from God the Father and God the Son, works salvation in man, convicts man of his sin and misery, enlightens mans heart to know Christ, renews mans will, exhorts him, empowers him to accept Jesus Christ who offers man the Gospel in grace freely, and works in us to bear the fruit of Gods righteousness. The Remnant Fellowships generally feel called to personal and social renewal preparatory to Christ's eventual second coming. The only thing people can do is to flee Babylon and turn to Christ, as God commanded His remnant to do. Mathew 23:37-39 O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, thou that killest the prophets, and stonest them which are sent unto thee, how often would I have gathered thy children together, even as a hen gathereth her chickens under her wings, and ye would not! 1 Thessalonians 2:13-16 For this cause also thank we God without ceasing, because, when ye received the word of God which ye heard of us, ye received it not as the word of men, but as it is in truth, the word of God, which effectually worketh also in you that believe. In 1986, Shamblin Lara (then just Shamblin) combined her training as a dietician and her upbringing in the Church of Christ to create the Weigh Down Workshop, a 12-week seminar consisting of audio and video recordings that she narrated. This is illustrated in the Old Testament in Psalms where we are told that when we die our thoughts perish Psalms 146:4 His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his earth; in that very day his thoughts perish., Job also made it clear that we return to dust and are no more until the resurrection Job 7:21 And why dost thou not pardon my transgression, and take away mine iniquity? He has enough love for the world. Remnant Church is an apostolic ministry. 'EXECUTED by Nation of Islam hitman at Suge Knight's order but LA cops hid crime,' claims ex-agent, Brits must show 'compelling reasons' to enter France from TODAY as Macron closes the door to keep Indian variant at bay, Gwen Shamblin Lara and Remnant Fellowship church leaders 'may have been on the way to MAGA rally when plane crashed', Brit scientists invent 'sugar bomb' which destroys greedy cancer cells in seconds, Akira Ifukube: Google Doodle celebrates late Japanese composer's 107th birthday. To be eternally in union with Him is eternal life. church based solely on the principles found in God's Word. Read more about the history of Remnant Fellowship Church. 27 And I Daniel fainted, and was sick certain days; afterward I rose up, and did the king's business; and I was astonished at the vision, but none understood it.. (Genesis 1:27; Psalm 8:3-6; Romans 3:23; Isaiah 59:2). The Bible writers believed that the wicked would be raised at the second resurrection, also known as the resurrection to damnation, which occurs 1000 years after the resurrection to life (at the second coming). When the Bible speaks of the remnant Church, it likewise is referring to a small proportion of Gods people at the end of time who have clung to the unadulterated belief system, faith and doctrines of the early Christian Church. Concerns We are concerned about, and opposed to, any action that would promote separatism, sectarianism, elitism, or exclusivity among the community that . 7 Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born again., He came to show us that He was the only way (gate) to the Father. For the Wages of Sin is death (not eternal life in torment). It needs to be noted that this says the testimony of Jesus and not the testimony about Jesus. This shows plainly that Jesus intended that all who followed Him would keep all of the Ten Commandments of God, which again fits perfectly with the verses in Revelation that show that the remnant Church will follow the Commandments and have the testimony of Jesus. Daniel 11:35 gives a brief explanation of the papal persecution during its reign in the dark ages. The Remnant Radio exists to produce entertaining, relevant, and inspiring content that educates believers in biblical theology and a Christian world view. Through the striving for these qualities, we will know that we are fulfilling God's unique calling for our church. What Are the Remnant Fellowship Church's Beliefs? (speaking of the Medo-Persian power that would rule after Babylon) 21 And the rough goat is the king of Grecia: and the great horn that is between his eyes is the first king. The universal church is composed of all who truly believe in Christ, but in the last days, a time of widespread apostasy, a remnant has been called out to keep the commandments of God and the faith of Jesus. He does all things by His plan according to His own will and governs all things to fulfill His purpose, which is good, wise, and holy. But not Noah and his family. Acts 26:4-5 The Jews all know the way I have lived ever since I was a child, from the beginning of my life in my own country, and also in Jerusalem. Psalms 115:17 The dead praise not the LORD, neither any that go down into silence., It is clear that the Bible writers all understood that the state of the dead is like being asleep only to be awakened seemingly the moment after they closed their eyes at the final trumpet when Jesus returns on the day of redemption. The second angel warns the Earth that Babylon, the biblical symbol of selfish ambition, is going to fall. 2:12; 2 Cor. What happened in the final 3 1/2 years of this prophecy? One Christian denomination removed the second Commandment relating to idol worship from their official list of the Commandments, and changed the fourth Commandment to Sunday in favour of the pagan Sun worship day. Revelation 19:10 And I fell at his feet to worship him. He provides the Christian with power for living, understanding of spiritualtruth, and guidance in doing what is right. God forbid. And it is the Spirit that beareth witness, because the Spirit is truth. This includes keeping the seventh day Holy as God ordained, and not the first day which is a man-made tradition. Remnant Church seeks to fulfill our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ's great commission to make disciples of all nations. This prophecy also predicted the destruction of the temple the people of the prince that shall come shall destroy the city and the sanctuary which occurred in A.D. 70, and marked the final desolation that Jesus Himself had predicted. 19 And he said, Behold, I will make thee know what shall be in the last end of the indignation: for at the time appointed the end shall be. The early Church held fast to the belief that a marriage commitment was to God as well as their spouse, and was to be between two people with the common faith. 5 And there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, out of every nation under heaven. They visualize the dead Christians in heaven with the angels praising God, but the Bible makes it clear that the dead cannot praise God, their thoughts have perished and they are asleep. Are you ready to put a stop to the chaos and find true answers to a peaceful, happy life and a renewed relationship with God? Know that hell-fire is an event and that the wicked do not get eternal life and do perish. All the passengers on board died in the accident. Ultimately, Sonya and Joseph Smith were sentenced to life in prison plus 30 years in March 2007 for Josef's death. Howbeit Jesus spake of his death: but they thought that he had spoken of taking of rest in sleep. When someone is sewing and makes clothes out of a large piece of cloth, the small left over material is called the remnant. Hearst Magazine Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 46 And they, continuing daily with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, did eat their meat with gladness and singleness of heart, 47 Praising God, and having favour with all the people. Only those who have not let their belief system be influenced and adulterated by the pollution of pagan beliefs will find their place to eat from the tree of life. The early Church acknowledged God's ownership of this world and everything in it by faithfully returning tithes and giving offerings for the proclamation of His gospel and the support and growth of His Church. (speaking of the four generals of Alexander who took over power after he died) 23 And in the latter time of their kingdom, when the transgressors are come to the full, a king of fierce countenance, and understanding dark sentences, shall stand up. When quoting the genealogy of Jesus, Luke cited the names of all of the forefathers of Jesus, going all the way back to Adam. The remnant church is something that many Christians don't think about, because most professing Christians trust that their belief alone in Jesus makes them part of the true church of God, whether or not they are truly walking with the Lord. The name stemmed from Shamblins belief that her congregation was the true remnant of the Christian church essentially declaring all other Christian churches irrelevant. and they have "the testimony of . He did this for the purpose of the reconciliation of man to God. Thats why God issues this warning against worshipping the beast and receiving its mark (Revelation 13:15, 16). Daniel did not understand the oath in Daniel 12:8 but was reassured in verse 9 that the understanding would be given after the time of the end. The Lord said, "The church I'm raising is a virgin church. Under the leadership and direction of Elizabeth Shamblin Hannah, we have an incredible hope for the future as we continue to heal and grow in love for God as a congregation. Instead, practice and teach these commands. Once they were baptized with the Holy Spirit they were given boldness to proclaim that Jesus was the Christ. Understand that the dead sleep until the resurrection to life or resurrection to damnation. We believe that Jesus is the only way to Heaven. 8, 297. 9 And the third angel followed them, saying with a loud voice, If any man worship the beast and his image, and receive his mark in his forehead, or in his hand, 10 The same shall drink of the wine of the wrath of God, which is poured out without mixture into the cup of his indignation; and he shall be tormented with fire and brimstone in the presence of the holy angels, and in the presence of the Lamb: 11 And the smoke of their torment ascendeth up for ever and ever: and they have no rest day nor night, who worship the beast and his image, and whosoever receiveth the mark of his name. (speaking of the antichrist power who arises after pagan Rome and who would seek to take the place on Earth of Christ, would persecute Gods people) 26 And the vision of the evening and the morning which was told is true: wherefore shut thou up the vision; for it shall be for many days. Many say that Sabbath keeping is legalism but legalism is something you do to earn your way to heaven. Or does that not happen until we get to Heaven? He said previously that believers go to Heaven on the last day when He comes again.. (Romans 6:23; Ephesians 2:8-9; John 14:6; Titus 3:5; | Peter 1:5).