For a long time, gentile jackleg preachers have been teaching that people go to Heaven when they die, which is false. The only people that have died, since the advent of Adam and Eve, that have gone to Heaven are the twenty-four Elders of Old Testament Israel, which Jesus took to Heaven as the First Fruits offering (to Himself, as Yehovah). Everyone goes to Hell when they die, except those that been correctly born of the water and the Spirit, and they go to Paradise (Luke 23:43). Both Hell and Paradise are staging areas until the rapture, for those in Paradise, or (1,007 years later) the White Throne Judgment, for those in Hell (Rev. 20).
There have been many gentiles that have begun false religions, even if they thought they were teaching the whole truth. One such person was Roger Williams (1603 – 1683), who started the Baptist church in America. He was correct in his belief that the Church of England was corrupt, but he never found and preached the whole truth. Another was John Calvin, who gave rise to "Calvinism", which was responsible for the Congregationalist and Presbyterian faiths. John and Charles Wesley, along with George Whitefield, are given credit for starting the Methodist faith. Of course, we also have Martin Luther, who gave rise to the Lutheran faith, and a leader in the Reformation movement. Gentile men such as these, and women such as Mary Baker Eddy and Anne Hutchinson, appear to have been seeking a more correct walk with God. But without divine or Jewish guidance, they could never come to the whole truth.
Other gentiles were down right evil, and forsook what the Bible taught, to start their own religions. One such person was Joseph Smith, a liar and fornicator. First, he looked at the beginnings of Islam, and decided to make an American version of it. Muhammad claimed that the arc-angel Gabriel gave him gold plates, which he copied to write the Qur'an. Joseph Smith saw how Islam had grown and Muhammad was revered, so Joseph modified the same lie, saying that Gabriel told him that all present religions were false, and that the book of Mormon should be copied from the gold plates that Gabriel would give to him. This started the Church of Latter Day Saints, which teach that Adam received remission of sin with water baptism, Yeshua and Lucifer were brothers, and each follower can become a god having many wives. Many wives? So will the women have many husbands?
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Another false teacher was Charles Taze Russell, who refused to accept that sinners go to Hell at death, and will be subject to be thrown into the Lake of Fire on Judgment Day. He began the group called the International Bible Students. You know them today as Jehovah's Witnesses. They are such hypocrites. They go around house to house, supposedly to share the truth of (their) scripture with you, but if you happen to already know the truth of salvation, and show (and prove to) them that they are in error, they will leave you and go to the next house, and tell the same falsehoods as they did before. They are not out there to "save" you. They are out there just to fulfill a quota. Next time out, they’ll bypass the homes that exposed their false doctrines.
Another gentile trap is the growing fad of "Non-Denominational" Christianity. They are historically Protestant, but are not formally associated with any established religious denomination. Water baptism is "an outward show", and all that is required is "asking Jesus into your heart". These "praise and worship" centers appear to resemble pep rallies and music concerts. Where is the teaching of biblical doctrine, besides the misapplication of Romans 10:9?
It is so sad to see so many uninformed and spiritually lazy people flock to the teachings of so many false preachers, who are just "playing the game" to obtain people's money. It is a business venture to them, rather than an honest attempt to lead people to salvation. Also, too often, false teachers preach their own interpretation and guidelines, and the poor souls that follow them think that Yeshua is going to take them to Heaven. Wake up people!
If your assembly is not following the (original Hebrew) Apostles' doctrine, preached by Peter in Acts chapter two, or by Paul in Acts chapter nineteen, you are wasting your time, and "in Hell you will life up your eyes" if you die before the rapture of the saints. Otherwise, after the rapture, you will know that you followed the wrong doctrine, when you are left behind, or wake up at the Great White Throne. It will be too late to accept the truth, then. Another piece of false teaching is the fad of the "prosperity gospel", which is meant to "tickle your ears", and get you to give money to an organization or person, such as Creflo Dollar Ministries, and other syphon ministries, that urge you to "sow a financial seed". Why is it that Joel Osteen Ministries doesn't preach against sin, for example? These "mega-churches" are just stations of sin, where repentance and holy living are not taught, but the pastors and their staff get the people's money.
How many of these "blind watchmen" failed to preach against the fraud, masquerading as an American President, when it became clear that he lied about being a Christian, and traditional marriage, just to get elected to office? What about failing to speak up when he did "an about face" on gay marriage? Why didn't “so called” Christian pastors and priests take offense when the fraud suggested that Israel return to its 1967 borders, and when he bowed down to Muslim kings, contrary to American statutes?
How many pseudo Christians voted to re-elect him "just because he was black"? By doing so, you made the statement that you agreed with his perversion, and didn't mind his destruction of our nation. Take a long look at current headlines. Our nation is falling ever faster into the depths of legalized depravity and perversion. This is what you voted for. Isn’t this what you wanted? But as evil as the days of Noah were, so shall they be when Yeshua returns (Matt. 24:37), and it's only going to get worst. Just because we wanted a Black president? He was put in that position in order to “put the wool” over your (blind) eyes, and bring the downfall of America.
The only pastor I know of that has preached against the fraud is Dr. James David Manning, pastor of ATLAH World Missionary Church, in Harlem New York. He doesn't know the truth of salvation, but he can recognize perversion in the White House. These other ministers that failed to speak out are going to pay, both in less than four years from now, and on Judgment Day 1,014 years from now. They have a higher accountability to answer for. This especially exposes the hypocrisy (or stupidity) of Black churches in America. Pastors and ministers are supposed to "Cry aloud, spare not, lift up thy voice like a trumpet, and show my people their transgression, and the house of Jacob their sins" (Isaiah 58:1), without partiality.
I'm not going to write a manuscript of all the various false teachers and religions. But I will tell you this, using the words of Yeshua as He spoke to Nicodemus, who was the only person which it is recorded that Yeshua told "how to be saved". In John 3:3-5, He speaks of being "born (baptized) of the water", and also being "born (baptized) of the spirit". What do those terms mean? All you have to do is read in the book named "Acts (of the Apostles)", chapters two, eight, ten and nineteen. These are examples of how sinners are converted into the "kingdom of Heaven". They encompass repentance from sin, which is defined as transgression of the guidelines and instructions of Yehovah (the Torah).
Therefore, in order to obtain remission (removal) of the sins you have committed and were born with (the sin curse from Adam), you must be water immersed, using the name of the Lord Jesus (English) or Yeshua the Messiah (Hebrew). That is the ONLY way His blood is applied to your soul. Also, you must seek the Holy Ghost (of Yeshua), with the initial evidence of His Spirit making an audible sound, also known as "speaking in tongues" as the Spirit gives utterance. Even if the person cannot speak (mute, dumb, or has no tongue), the Spirit will still speak for others to hear. That is the supernatural reality of receiving the Holy Ghost. Seek the spirit, and not the "tongues". Tongues come after the Spirit is given.
There are many that will say "it doesn't take all of that", or "that doesn't apply anymore". Who are you going to believe? Those false teachers, or what you read in the Acts of the Apostles? Without true (original teachings of) salvation, you won't be able to resist the evil "mark of the Beast", and be raptured to meet Yeshua in the air when He appears.
So, what do you have? Gentile religion, or Hebrew salvation?
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