John Knox @watchmanjohn

  I have been a member of ChristianBlog.Com for 48 years, 10 months and 19 days.

  I have published 749 blogs and 3,458 comments.

 My first blog was published on Tuesday 18th of September 2012.

 My most recent blog was published on Sunday 18th of November 2018.

My Blog Archive
Redemption - how does this effect your life?
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This is one of the most powerful words in the New Testament, yet it and it derivatives are only used sparingly. The Greek word is “Apolutrosiß” or translated as Apolutrosis. To get a real grip on understanding this term we must focus...
Reflections on the US Elections
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Reflections on the recent US elections As I have been praying and reflection from afar here in New Zealand the Lord has been speaking to me concerning the outcome and the prophecies that God gave before the election. My heart has been heavy as I...
Justification and Gods Plan
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We turn our attention to another significant term used in the Bible that of Justification. The word is a judicial term, which is used in the context of a law court. The word is defined as the judge finding the guilty person “just” –...
Please Listen to my Voice
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Therefore God again set a certain day, calling it Today, when a long time later he spoke through David, as was said before: "Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts." Heb 4 7 God’s problem with us today is not so much...
Walking in Righteousness
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As we come closer to the end times we need to be clear in our minds the meaning of Gods understanding of Righteousness. As the age comes to a close many false prophets and evangelists and spiritual leaders will arise that will lead many a Christian...
Understanding the Scriptures in the Last days
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It is imperative that we have a clear understanding of how to interpret the scriptures. Presently we have different opinions regarding the understanding of the Bible which have resulted in denominations and separate cults. But in the coming days many...
Gods words of Comfort
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God has laid on my heart these words over half an hour ago. I the lord understand your distress better than you do for I am the Lord that created the heavens and put the stars in place and called them by name. Yes I am the Lord that who sent my Son to...
The Holy Spirits message from 1 Thess. chapt. 5
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The Holy Spirit seeks to draw our attention to 1 Thessalonians chapter 5 v1-11. As we live in troubled times many Christians are beginning to become anxious and worried about the future. One does not need to spell out the uncertainty that families...
God is weeping over his Church
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The Lord has shown me as I came before to write my next blog that his wrath is going to be poured upon his unfaithful church. In these last days says the Lord my anger is kindled against my people who have allowed my everlasting truth to be corrupted....
Warning - have you entertained this Sin?
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In these last days God is shaking not only the world but the church. All those that profess Jesus as Lord are going to be shaken and sifted so that the true believers can stand up and form an army of God that will quench the fires of hell. Many...
Simple Truths for answered Prayer
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I was thrilled to read Silverpens brilliant blog on answered prayer.-; entitled Times when prayers are not answered . If you have not discovered her blog I urge you to read it as it sets out the best reasons to obtain answers to your prayers. This...
Gods word to his people
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God gave me this message earlier today but I have sat on it as I did not want to be the bringer of more bad news. But God reminded of Jeremiah and he impressed upon me to trust him. Here is the word that God gave me today. I am the Lord God and there...
Gods prophetic Message to his People
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God gave me this message on Wednesday 10 th Oct The day is drawing closer when I will exercise my judgement on my people says the Lord for I demand clean hands and a pure heart. Do not try to deceive me says the Lords of hosts for I will not be...
Are we part of Gods End Time Gathering?
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In Acts 2 v17 we read these words – “ “In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams. 18 Even on my...
How do we Grow in Faith?
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How do we Grow in Faith? I was wrestling with this question the other day when the Lord revealed to me the answer and he has asked that I pass this truth onto my fellow bloggers. Therefore in humble obedience I wrote this. But first we need to...
Powerful and Effective Prayer
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I wish to look at the subject of prayer and in particular the aspect of answered prayer or in a negative sense;”Why does God not answer prayer, especially when we have read verses like in John 14v14 – “You may ask me for anything in...
Can my fellow bloggers stand with me in prayer
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I have just been told that my place of work is closing at the end of this month. Can I be encouraged to know that me fellow bloggers are standing with me in prayer. Pray that my faith may be strong and that I will not fall into unbelief. Pray that I...
Gods call to my fellow Bloggers
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As I was praying the Lord compelled me to write the following. This I do in humble obedience to his voice but trembling that I may have injected my own thoughts, but I leave you to pray that Gods truth will shine through and that you will hear his...
Armour of God -conclusion
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Finally we come to the last piece of armour Next; “take the sword of the Spirit,,,,,,,” This is the Word of God – much discussion is made over the use of the Greek word –Rhe ma instead of Logos, with some commentators saying...
Can your Faith Survive in these Last Days?
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Can your Faith Survive these Last days? This is an important question. Why is this you ask? Have you not read the news lately – economic instability as countries run up billions of dollars in debt which impacts on you through your mortgage...
Armour of God part 5 The Devils Arrows
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We continue our study on the Armour of God - the last study we looked at the shield which leads onto the Arrows that are shot at us:- Lets move onto the “the fiery arrows of the devil.” What are these arrows? Some commentators list these...
Gods call to his people in these Last Days
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The shepherd is coming rejoicing to gather his lambs into his arms and take them home. Rejoice for the Shepherd has come to bring salvation to his lambs that have been tormented day and night by the enemy. Lift up your heads for your redemption is...
Armour of God cont.part 4 Shield of Faith
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Next we must – “hold up the shield of faith to stop the fiery arrows ”This shield was the “Greek word for “door.” It refers to the large 4' x 2' full-body shield. It was soaked in water before battle so as...
The Bridegroom comes - a word of encouragement
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As I was praying and waiting on the Lord the following words came to me with the instruction to write them down. I believe that these words were not for me alone so in humility I post this message and pray that God will enrich and bless those that...
Armour of God cont.
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Previously we have spoken of the need to Put on the armour as a command, and looked at the belt of truth - which is Christ in you the great mystery tha the prophets longed to see. We continue Secondly we must put on the “breastplate of...