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Welcome to a podcast by opentheword.org where we provide Bible teaching and Biblical perspective on the rapid changes taking place in our society.

Welcome to a podcast by opentheword.org where we provide Bible teaching and Biblical perspective on the rapid changes taking place in our society.
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Welcome to a podcast by opentheword.org where we provide Bible teaching and Biblical perspective on the rapid changes taking place in our society.

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English


Episodes

39 | An important spiritual lesson from a shocking study on fake torture

1/14/2020
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In this podcast we ask the simple question: Would you have done it? My dad was a World War II vet and as a young boy I loved listening to his stories about the war, where my dad was part of a forward scouting team that went behind enemy lines looking for the location of enemy units.

Duration:00:14:24

38 | Did King David actually battle unicorns?

1/7/2020
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In this podcast I want to talk about the curious theory that King David may have actually fought unicorns. There is strange verse in Psalm 22, that was written by King David that seems to suggest that he did.

Duration:00:16:49

37 | The other Christmas story

12/24/2019
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A few days before Christmas, and my wife and I were out doing my most favorite past-time at Christmas, returning an item we had bought a few days earlier when we saw a brightly decorated yard that not only included an inflatable Santa and reindeer but also a six-foot inflatable red and green dragon. When did dragons become a Christmas decoration? Well believe it or not there is a dragon in one of the Christmas stories recorded in the Bible. It is just not a story we often recite a Christmas.

Duration:00:11:54

36 | Some bad news about the end times?

12/16/2019
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In this podcast, I give my opinion about whom I think the two-prophetic witnesses are that are mentioned in the Book of Revelation. If I am right, it may be bad news if you believe in the pre-trib rapture.

Duration:00:15:34

35 | Are you rejecting yourself?

12/8/2019
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In this podcast, I ask the question: Are you rejecting yourself? Many of have been rejected in the past and suffer from emotional wounds surrounding the rejection. But Jesus not only heals people of physical diseases but emotional woundings as well.

Duration:00:16:03

34 | Are there angels among us?

11/30/2019
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In this podcast I will be discussing the Biblical role of angels and as well I will be sharing a few stories involving what I believe were angelic visitations in recent years and as well the personal encounters that I believe my mother had with angels, shortly before she died.

Duration:00:16:41

33 | How to survive a spiritual beat down

11/23/2019
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In this podcast I want to talk about how you can survive a spiritual beat down. As believers, we can be attacked by a spirit of condemnation, where thoughts of things we did in the past flood our minds. Where do these thoughts come from and how do we fend them off?

Duration:00:12:37

32 | What do brain scans reveal about people speaking in tongues?

11/16/2019
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In this podcast we are talking about the intriguing things that showed up in brains scans when people speaking in tongues. We will also be discussing the purpose of the gift of tongues and does everyone receive this gift when they are filled with the Holy Spirit?

Duration:00:15:29

31 | The Ironical Tweet

11/7/2019
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In this podcast, we talk about the Bible's answer to the ironical tweet Keith Boykin made about former US President Ronald Reagan and his Presidential Library that was saved from a California wildfire by goats.

Duration:00:06:26

30 | Why one of the Bible’s oddest miracles, may be one of its greatest?

10/30/2019
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30 | Why one of the Bible’s oddest miracles, may be one of its greatest? In this podcast, we take a look at one of the most unusual miracles in the Bible and why it should be included among the greatest Bible miracles.

Duration:00:10:32

29 | Are you born (again) as a leader?

10/24/2019
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In this podcast I was to discuss an interesting question: Is everyone a leader and do the rules change if you are a Christian? Because I believe God has called you to be a leader and a person of influence for the Kingdom of God.

Duration:00:12:57

28 | Does an MRI scan reveal why God asked Abraham to sacrifice Isaac?

10/17/2019
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In this podcast, we are going to take a look at an MRI scan done on a person about a decade back and see if it provides the answer to a question that has plagued theologians for generations and that is this: why did God ask Abraham to sacrifice his son Isaac on Mt Moriah.

Duration:00:13:24

27 | Stop the negative self-talk and start the God self-talk

10/9/2019
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In 2013, Dutch researchers noticed an odd thing happening when the people walked through the doorway into the research room. And in an odd way, their behavior is connected to a statement that the ancient patriarch, Abraham, the great man of faith, made in Genesis 17.

Duration:00:16:47

26 | Three Bible passages that might warn of a nuclear war in the end times

10/1/2019
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One question that has lurked at the back of my mind is this: Does the Bible warn of Nuclear war in the end times? It’s not a topic that many of us want to talk about, but in my study of the Bible I have seen hints of it. In this podcast we look at three Bible passages that suggest there will be a nuclear war during the end times.

Duration:00:13:41

25 | A failure to equip?

9/19/2019
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In this podcast entitled A Failure to Equip, I want to talk about a major shift that needs to take place in the church and its strange connection to square dancing. Yes, I am talking about the "dosado, allemande right" square dancing.

Duration:00:13:08

24 | The mysterious disappearance of the Ark of the Covenant

9/5/2019
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Follow our podcasts on: Itunes Stitcher Spotify Google Play IHeartRadio TuneIn Podchaser PODCAST NOTES: I made an unusual purchase the other day. I bought the Ark of the Covenant. Hi my name is Dean Smith and in this podcast I want to talk about the mysterious disappearance of the Ark of the Covenant and the ancient conspiracy theories that swirled around at the time because of its disappearance. The Ark was a gold-plated box with two winged cherubim that sat inside the Tabernacle of Moses,...

Duration:00:16:31

23 | Vision Part 2: Don’t confuse the tool for the vision

8/24/2019
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This is a second in a two part series on vision. God has a purpose for your life, and in this podcast we look at one of the biggest hindrances to seeing your vision fulfilled when we confuse the tool for the vision.

Duration:00:10:59

22 | Vision Part 1: God has a purpose for your life!

8/13/2019
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A recent survey of British young people discovered that 90% of them do not have a purpose or sense of meaning for their life. In this podcast, we discuss how God has a purpose and plan for your life.

Duration:00:11:24

21 | ASTEROIDS: A near miss, one MIA and one mentioned in the Bible

8/3/2019
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The Bible talks about asteroids hitting the earth in the end times. In this podcast we discuss an asteroid's recent near miss, an asteroid that has gone MIA and an asteroid the Apostle John saw in his vision of the end times.

Duration:00:06:57

20 | Can we inherit our parent’s sin?

7/22/2019
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In this podcast we talk about Generational curses based on two recent articles. What are generational curses from a Biblical perspective and are they still in effect today?

Duration:00:13:57