House to House When it’s Convenient 

All those in JW land know this verse:  Jehovah’s Witnesses pride themselves with being the only ones going from house to house.  In context of the New Testament, we know the early churches met in homes.  (Act 2:2,46, 5:42, romans 16:3-5 etc).  Apostles and teachers would travel around from “house to house” visiting and preaching…

Are You a Confirmed Drunkard?

Here’s a quick “Twist in Translation” I found while studying the faithful and discreet slave (please see the study “Who is the Faithful and Discreet Slave? (A context adventure) for a clear study on the slave). It pretty much explains itself. See the passage below and meet me on the other side.  My purpose here is…

Number Crunch

I am aware that since Jehovah’s Witnesses believe there is only room for 144,000 members in the anointed class and therefore expect those claiming to be one of this number to be dwindling as the elderly ones reach the end of their lives.  I was curious  how much the numbers of memorial partakers has been…

Is Scripture Sufficient?

      If you are a JW, are you aware that the Watchtower teaches that independent Bible reading is not productive?  You don’t believe me do you? 🙂  Here’s some quotes (not an exhaustive list by any means)  We are told in the New Testament that the Holy Spirit is the one given to…

Who is the Faithful and Discreet Slave? (A Context Adventure)

So here we are looking at Matt 24:45 and scratching our heads. Who is the faithful and discreet slave??  What if we had nothing to aid our understanding? No one to explain?  Could we figure it out just from the pages of the Bible?  Let’s try!   How can we do that?  We have to…

🔥Punishment or Destruction? 💀

Interesting early Christian history. Polycarp. ( Lived AD 65-155) direct disciple of Apostle John. Became the 2nd bishop of smyrna. As he was being burned at the stake for the name of Christ…He said to his tormentor….”You threaten with fire that burns for an hour and then is extinguished, for you are ignorant of the…

🔥 Lake of Fire-A Hot Way to Die? Or Eternal Destination?

Interesting early Christian history. Polycarp. ( Lived AD 65-155) direct disciple of Apostle John. Became the 2nd bishop of smyrna. As he was being burned at the stake for the name of Christ…He said to his tormentor….”You threaten with fire that burns for an hour and then is extinguished, for you are ignorant of the…