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The Dispensation of Government (Part 2)

By RANDY WHITE, D.Min. Founder and CEO (Read Part 15) Where did government come from? Did you realize that this concept was first introduced by God Himself? As we know, Scripture reveals the plan of God, which is unfolded for us through the various dispensations. Let us begin with a brief review. According to Bishop Ussher's count, the dispensation of government covered 226 years. It includes the Table of Nations in Genesis 10 and the account of the Tower of Babel in Genesis [...]

Wednesdays with White

Editor’s Note: We are taking a break this week on the blog from offering a new article by Dr. Randy White. Instead, we are providing a publishing update and a look behind our purpose in bringing you this material. Lord willing, we plan to resume next week with Dr. White's ongoing, foundational series, called Understanding Dispensations. We hope that these posts will continue to be a blessing to you. Of these things put them in remembrance, charging them before the Lord that they strive not [...]

The Lord’s Supper: Its Fulfillment

(Read Part 1) Was the Lord's Supper instituted during a Passover meal? In Matthew 26:26, the text says that "Jesus took bread." The Greek word for bread here is ἄρτον. This is simply the common word for leavened bread. In fact, it always means leavened bread. There is another word for unleavened bread, and in fact many times in the gospels this word—ἄζυμος—is used to mean Passover (cf. Matt. 26:17). Beginning at Passover, observant Jews will not have any yeast or leaven in [...]

The Lord’s Supper: Its Foundation

Purge out therefore the old leaven, that ye may be a new lump, as ye are unleavened. For even Christ our passover is sacrificed for us. (1 Cor. 5:7) One of the things that I will tell you many times is that I want you to question the assumptions. You ought to do this when listening to a sermon—even my sermons—or when listening to the news or even hearing something from a friend. What are the assumptions that underlie the assertion that [...]

The Re-creation Following the Flood: Stunning Conclusion

By RANDY WHITE, D.Min. Founder and CEO (Read Part 15) We have been considering the message and meaning of the events surrounding the amazing Noahic flood—which I call The Saving Flood. Today we come to the end of the Bible's incredible, inspired account of this God-ordained catastrophe. In Genesis 9:25-27, Noah offered up an amazing prophecy—the final words that we hear from him. Let us consider his statement: So he said, “Cursed be Canaan; A servant of servants He shall be to his [...]

The Re-creation Following the Flood: Sobering Considerations

By RANDY WHITE, D.Min. Founder and CEO (Read Part 14) We are coming to the end of our study on the The Saving Flood, as we are in the middle of the final lesson from this series. And we are looking at a difficult passage that includes the discussion of a grievous sin committed by Noah. Yet we know from Romans 15:4 that even such a passage as this provides learning that will give us patience and comfort from the Scriptures, leading to hope. One [...]

The Re-creation Following the Flood: Startling Comparisons

By RANDY WHITE, D.Min. Founder and CEO (Read Part 13) In these final three installments of our series called, "The Saving Flood," we will focus especially on two important passages. First, we read in Genesis 8:20-22: And Noah builded an altar unto the LORD; and took of every clean beast, and of every clean fowl, and offered burnt offerings on the altar. And the LORD smelled a sweet savour; and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more [...]

Going Deeper into God’s Covenant with Noah: The Third Obligation and Confirmation

By RANDY WHITE, D.Min. Founder and CEO (Read Part 12) In this article, we will complete our study of the new revelation that God gave to mankind at the inauguration of the dispensation of conscience. Once again, we note that the main portion of the covenant deals with God's obligations, which He has revealed by means of promises to mankind. God Repeats His Plan for Men and Women Genesis 9:1 and 7 provide a third obligation that mankind was to fulfill following the flood. And God blessed Noah and his [...]

Going Deeper into God’s Covenant with Noah: The Second Obligation

By RANDY WHITE, D.Min. Founder and CEO (Read Part 11) We are in the mist of considering the new revelation that God gave to govern the dispensation of conscience, and we remember that the main part of the covenant covers God's obligations. He has revealed these obligations by way of promises that He made to man. First of all, He has promised that there will never be another flood that will destroy the Earth. Last time, we considered the initial obligation that God placed upon man in the Noahic [...]

Going Deeper into God’s Covenant with Noah: The First Obligation

By RANDY WHITE, D.Min. Founder and CEO (Read Part 10) There are several obligations that are put upon man in the Noahic Covenant. Now, the main part of the covenant covers God's obligations, which He has made by way of promises to man. He has obligated Himself to the fact that He will never send another flood to destroy the Earth. God even put a scientific sign in the sky to remind everyone of His promise (cf. Gen. 9:11-17). In this post, we [...]