“The King of the North” in the Time of the End – Watchtower Study Review May 2020

Reviewing the study article, “The King of the North in the Time of the End” from the May 2020 Watchtower Study Edition. Topics of discussion: preterism, prophecy in Daniel, dual-fulfillments Watchtower’s “historical” interpretations of of Daniel 11: https://wol.jw.org/en/wol/d/r1/lp-e/1101999032 Subscribe to the JW Review Podcast HERE Support MJF Apologetics through Patreon HERE Skype contact: mjfelk82_1 Email me HERE

An Attack Coming From the North! – Watchtower Study Review April 2020

Reviewing the study article, “An Attack Coming From the North!” from the April 2020 Watchtower Study Edition. Topics of discussion: Independent thinking, New Light, JW Psychology, Eschatology Click HERE for the Watchtower commentary on Revelation 9, as referenced in the podcast. Subscribe to the JW Review Podcast HERE Support MJF Apologetics through Patreon HERE Skype contact: mjfelk82_1 … More An Attack Coming From the North! – Watchtower Study Review April 2020

Jehovah’s Witnesses and the Resurrection of the Righteous and Unrighteous

Reviewing the chapter, “There Will Be a Resurrection!” from the publication, What Can the Bible Teach Us? Topics of discussion: The two classes theology, the new earth, the resurrection of Jesus, “second chance” doctrine Subscribe to the JW Review Podcast HERE Support MJF Apologetics through Patreon HERE

Jehovah Provides for Your Liberty – Watchtower Study Review December 2019

Sorry for the poor audio and not being able to see my screen. My software crashed during the recording and so I was just left with my camera video and audio. Hope this is still helpful! Reviewing the study article, “Jehovah Provides for Your Liberty” from the December 2019 Watchtower Study Edition. Topics of discussion: … More Jehovah Provides for Your Liberty – Watchtower Study Review December 2019

Stay Faithful Through the “Great Tribulation” – October 2019 Watchtower Study Review

Reviewing the study article, “Stay Faithful Through the ‘Great Tribulation’” from the October 2019 Watchtower Study Edition. Topics of discussion: eschatology, independent thinking, Governing Body, Political Neutrality Subscribe to the JW Review Podcast HERE Support MJF Apologetics through Patreon HERE

Keep Busy During the Last of “the Last Days” – October 2019 Watchtower Study Review

Apologies for the sub-par audio quality. Something went wrong with my mic during the recording. This review will be from the study article, “Keep Busy During the Last of ‘The Last Days’” from the October 2019 Watchtower Study edition. Topics of discussion: eschatology, preterism, futurism, neutrality, evangelism Subscribe to the JW Review Podcast HERE Support MJF … More Keep Busy During the Last of “the Last Days” – October 2019 Watchtower Study Review

JW Life and Ministry Workbook Review – November 11-17, 2019

Link to publication: https://www.jw.org/en/library/jw-meeting-workbook/november-2019-mwb/meeting-schedule-november11-17/ Digging for Spiritual Gems The below quotes are from the Insights volume and would take up too much space to quote fully here. I would encourage you to read the full context. But here’s the highlights. Love is held back only from those whom Jehovah shows are unworthy of it, or … More JW Life and Ministry Workbook Review – November 11-17, 2019

JW Life and Ministry Workbook Review – October 28–​November 3, 2019

Link to the publication: https://www.jw.org/en/library/jw-meeting-workbook/october-2019-mwb/meeting-schedule-october28-november3/ TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD 11 How, though, should we understand Jesus’ assurance that Jehovah will cause justice to be done “speedily”? God’s Word shows that “even though [Jehovah] is long-suffering,” he will quickly execute justice when the time is ripe. (Luke 18:7, 8; 2 Peter 3:9, 10) In Noah’s time, when the Flood arrived, the … More JW Life and Ministry Workbook Review – October 28–​November 3, 2019

JW Life and Ministry Workbook Review – October 21-​27, 2019

You can view the meeting workbook here: https://www.jw.org/en/library/jw-meeting-workbook/october-2019-mwb/meeting-schedule-october21-27/ This week’s meeting workbook didn’t have a whole lot to sink my teeth into, but I do have a few thoughts. TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD “THE most difficult time of the night to stay awake is just before the dawn of a new day,” says a former … More JW Life and Ministry Workbook Review – October 21-​27, 2019

JW Life and Ministry Workbook Review – July 15-21, 2019

This week’s review comes from the July Life and Ministry Meeting Workbook for July 15-21, 2019. TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD – “The Revealing of the Lawless One” Herein lies another mystery, diametrically opposed to Jehovah’s “sacred secret.” It is “the mystery of this lawlessness.” This was a mystery to true Christians because in the apostle … More JW Life and Ministry Workbook Review – July 15-21, 2019

JW Life and Ministry Meeting Workbook Review – July 8-14, 2019

Reviewing the July 2019 JW Meeting Workbook for the week of July 8-14. TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD – Keep Encouraging One Another and Building One Another Up 13 In order to preside well over the flock, the elders discuss among themselves how to address the needs of the congregation. It might be more efficient if … More JW Life and Ministry Meeting Workbook Review – July 8-14, 2019

JW.org and the Resurrection of the Unrighteous

Acts 24:15 teaches, “Having a hope in God, which these men cherish themselves, that there shall certainly be a resurrection of both the righteous and the wicked.” There is no question that the unrighteous are resurrected.  The real question is this: a resurrection to what?  Life?  Death?  Judgment? A second chance?  The below quotes from … More JW.org and the Resurrection of the Unrighteous

Watchtower Study Review – “Pleasant Unity and the Memorial” – March 5-11, 2018

Reviewing the article, “Pleasant Unity and the Memorial” in the January 2018 Watchtower Study Edition.  Admittedly, I struggled to explain the Watchtower’s resurrection doctrine.  There is much to criticize, but also much to learn as it’s important we accurately represent the JW’s in what they believe. Topics of discussion: The Lord’s Supper, the “faith examination … More Watchtower Study Review – “Pleasant Unity and the Memorial” – March 5-11, 2018

Watchtower Study Review – “I have Hope Toward God” – February 5-11, 2018

Reviewing the article, “I Have Hope Toward God” in the December 2017 Watchtower Study Edition. The nature and timing of the resurrection is perhaps one of the most difficult Watchtower doctrines to reconcile with Scripture. This review will highlight these difficulties.   Go HERE to subscribe to the JW Review Podcast on iTunes.  Don’t forget to rate … More Watchtower Study Review – “I have Hope Toward God” – February 5-11, 2018

Watchtower Study Review – “Let Nothing Deprive You of the Prize” – January 22-28, 2018

Reviewing the study article in the November 2017 Watchtower Study Edition, “Let Nothing Deprive You of the Prize.” Topics of discussion: The Anointed Class and The Other Sheep   Go HERE to subscribe to the JW Review Podcast on iTunes.  Don’t forget to rate it!  More ratings draws more people to the podcast.

Christian Life and Ministry Review: November 20-26, 2017

Topics of discussion: prophecy fulfillment, 1919, the anointed class, Watchtower’s false predictions, the resurrection. This week we’re doing something a little different.  Ideally, i’d want to review everything the Watchtower puts out monthly.  But due to my busy schedule, that’s just not possible.  Due to a pretty uninteresting Watchtower Study Edition for next week, I decided to take … More Christian Life and Ministry Review: November 20-26, 2017

Watchtower August 2017 Review: Week of October 2-8

Reviewing the study article in the August 2017 Watchtower Study Edition, “The Peace of God…Surpasses All Understanding”  Topics discussed: our relationship to Jesus Christ through prayer, Jehovah’s Witness baptism process, and the end times.  The blog I recommended at the beginning can be found at http://beroeans.net/   Go HERE to subscribe to the JW Review Podcast … More Watchtower August 2017 Review: Week of October 2-8