(See CANE .). Have You Ever Heard of a Chinese Bamboo Tree? What’s greater than God? It’s on our minds, it’s in our mouths, it’s in our gardens, and we wear it on our bodies. Ronnie: Yeah. Outstanding! I’ve got a work for you to do.” He still has a work for you to do, John. Ronnie: Oh, great! They die off after 4 or 5 years and a new bamboo has to grow. But the real genius of bamboo lies in its pliability and resilience, its ability to flex and bend without breaking. You know Pastor Doug, this I think is particularly important—this website—for those who really believe that something significant was going to happen on May 21. A bamboo is a very strong wood which grows mainly in tropical areas. And if you call our resource line we’ll send that out to you. Charles you’re on the air. Obviously, what happened to Israel as a nation, there is no nation in the world that can claim what the Jews can claim that they have been dispossessed three times: once in Egypt, once in Babylon, and once by the Romans, and then got back their territory again over a period of four thousand years. As he grew older, Jutpu realized that he was lonely, living all by himself with no other humans. Thus there are in general four kinds of reeds named in the Bible: (1) The water reed; No, 1 above. Your email address will not be published. We have special messages there, study material. Begin each day with our website! You’re going to have to suffer. Manuel, welcome to the program. They’re also arranged meticulously by God to edify us and make us cling tenaciously to life. Did you know a member of the grass family is considered to be the fastest-growing plant in the world? Mark: Yeah. A guide for walking through all of Scripture in just a year—with catch-up days built in. It’s a member of the true grass family known as the “Poaceae” or also known as “Bambusia.” We all know it as “Bamboo.”. What’s greater than the character of Christ as a field of study? Pastor Doug Batchelor: —and it will help you in this life. We do have some lines open, and that phone number—one more time—is 1-800-463-7297. He’s there to lift us up and to help us. Manuel: And can you give me a little light on that? He was kind enough to give us a face-to-face interview and we have footage from that interview with Harold Camping at that website and so we asked a lot of questions. Other children hid in the walls of the house and became slaves, while others escaped to the forest and became free. People can still be saved. We’ll be praying for you. How are you? Pastor Jëan Ross: You know Pastor Doug, let me also mention another website. But the devils use this. An inspiring passage from Scripture delivered to your inbox every day! Your boyfriend, while he’s going through the motions of believing, has not taken that step. Pastor Jëan Ross: Well you know when it comes to Greek, there’s a number of manuscripts that you can look up. On the basis of adhering to its founding principles of freedom, democracy, and equality, … the US has played an important role in stabilizing the global situation and providing a balance for world order. Required fields are marked *. ). We, here in this program, are of the old Protestant view that there is a tribulation before the second coming, before the saints are caught up. Understanding the latest news through a biblical lens. Flattered, the snake agrees. Pastor Doug Batchelor: And say, “There are a lot of people who were calling.” So it was on people’s minds. (4) `aroth; achi, translated "meadows," the King James Version "paper reeds" (Isaiah 19:7). All right. And it just caused tremendous turmoil. It’s very well done. a cross-beam of a balance, a walking-stick, a measuring rod, and a pen (see above), but apart from this qaneh is a word used for at least two essentially different things: (1) The most common reed in Palestine is the Arundo donax (Natural Order Gramineae), known in Arabic as qacabfarasi, "Persian reed." Mark: Yeah. Click here to read it. The story of the Raja’s wife is equally fantastic. Pastor Doug Batchelor: Hey, Joan, we’re about to go off the air. He’s also spent a couple decades cultivating numerous species of bamboo. The principle is stated in the Bible by Paul. As cupidities and falsities are what vastate or lay waste man, that is, deprive him of all the life of the love of good, and of the affection of truth, vastation is described in many passages by "saltness." As they flee, some of the brothers and sisters separate. Pastor Jëan Ross: Yes, aftermay21.com, aftermay21.com. See MEADOW. Joan: —because we believe and we know that this 21st wasn’t the end. Giving you the history of the Sabbath and the change that took place, how it happened. Some people encounter difficulties at work; some on the way to achieve dreams; some in marriage, etc. For more fun facts about bamboo, check out some of our most popular articles. Pastor Jëan Ross: You know the Bible is quite clear that the devil—. According to one popular story, Pele and her siblings migrate or are expelled from their distant homeland. All of that dealt with, you know, diabolical demons and false gods. Pastor Jëan Ross: You know, you can also ask the question “Did Jesus ever use the phrase ‘the Son or the Son of man’ anywhere in the Gospels with reference to the devil? Where did we misinterpret Scripture? Paul said that they should not eat such meats if they knew they had been sacrificed to idols. border: 1px solid #ccebd5 !important; I was listening earlier and I heard you spoke on may 21—. And even though they grow up like trees and forests, they have a very short lifespan. My name is Doug Batchelor. Jutpu, they say, emerged from inside the joint of a large bamboo stalk, like a bird hatching from an egg. The sweetness refers to the scent, not the taste. Pastor Doug Batchelor: Well, I don’t know, maybe. In fact during World War II, in the South Pacific, the U.S. Navy even used bamboo to reinforce concrete. This paper was always expensive among the Greeks, being worth a dollar a sheet. The king takes the child and raises him as his own. But if you study the Bible the way that Jesus intended and if we look at it the way the apostles use the Scriptures, people won’t make those mistakes and we can have a true understanding of this constitution for human life. Amazing Facts’ quarterly guide featuring news, articles, Bible answers, and more. They invest their last penny and they tried to tell everybody to prepare for this date. (5) qaneh; kalamos (the English "cane" comes from Hebrew via Latin and Greek canna), "stalk" (Genesis 41:5,22); "shaft" (Exodus 37:17, etc. How is it used elsewhere in the Greek manuscripts? As he sits down, he notices an unusual stalk of bamboo with a great bulge in the middle. Pastor Doug Batchelor: Send you a free copy. Mark: Yes. Pastor Jëan Ross: You know we also need to recognize, John, that the Bible does separate what refers to as the “hour of God’s judgment” and the actual second coming of Christ. That’s 1-800-835-6747. Bamboo sticks have been represented in the Bible as Green shoots as we have already concluded from a spiritual perspective bamboo is associated with sorting out how you feel inside and putting up some defensive mechanisms in order to be resilient in life. We want to, you know, make sure that our hearts are right with God because there is this judgment. It made them stand unsteadily. This website will give you a clear understanding of what the Bible says with reference to the second coming of Christ. (2) 'ebheh, translated "swift," margin "reed" (Job 9:26). So these demons know these stuffs? At this point the big sister, an ocean goddess, exacts her revenge and tears Pele into pieces. Pastor Doug Batchelor: You see what I’m saying? General Editor.