- Religion and Philosophy
Organized Religion, the Counterfeit Antichrist Church System
There is an increasing majority of people who are leaving the organized religion of attending church. They are compelled to leave because they can no longer conform to the popular accepted system. For some, they can no longer by good conscience accept the popular religious concepts and traditions they once held. There is something in them wanting to defy what it is to be a good church club member.
The modern church has become a place of tradition that holds precious memories for many. They grown up with their esteemed pastor who is their head with the precious memories of the many who accepted his call to the altar. From that point on, the indoctrination began being everyone being seared with his denominational ideologies. They love being perfectly content in a template of worship in their named buildings on prime pieces of real estate. Many are greeted with a glorious assortment of professional ministers, elders, board members, etc… that are paid to plan every teaching, activity and event. You really don't have to do anything but say amen and fill the offering plates as they are passed around. No need to worry, they will do the rest. All the hustle and bustle to please the clergy are deemed as good works and pleasing to God.
Unfortunately, many are deceived into believing that the concept of church is God's plan for His people. However, there are many who are heeding the call to come out of the harlot church system and allow Christ to be the head in their lives, rather than having hirelings dictate their lives for them.
Listen and Obey
There is only one ekklesia that Christ is building where he is the head. All others are a counterfeit.
"This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased; LISTEN TO HIM." – Matthew 17:5
The true Gospel of the kingdom of God has nothing to do with a particular building, but has to with those who listen and obey. Without obeying God and His way through Christ, the rule of the clergy will take over instead.
To be a true citizen of the Kingdom of God will require being under the authority of God rather than popular views of man-made ideologies and their hierarchical structures. This means that our wills need to conform to God’s will, not to man's.
There is an “angel of light” that has infiltrated what is called church with the sole purpose to deceive. As a result, many people flood through the doors of organized religion becoming citizens of spiritual Babylon ruled by Satan is a system of government designed control and reign over all conform to her ways.
There are many conversions of winning souls for the antichrist kingdom. Becoming a church member equates to becoming a citizens of spiritual Babylon. Their minds have not been renewed; therefore, they will defend their religious carnal ways of doing things.
In contrast, there is also a movement that is going on behind the scenes of mainstream church where the Holy Spirit is drawing those who will heed the call to come out of the oppressive system.
There is only one ekklesia that Christ is building that consists of overcomers. They are in one accord in spirit with our Father in heaven through His Son. They are a scattered remnant who believe in the way of Christ. They do not conform to diversified doctrines and traditions that are popularly spewed from pulpits, but are guided to truth by the leading of the Holy Spirit. They have left and discarded the doctrines, traditions and practices that are contrary to the word of God. They give Christ precedence over everything that they do and believe all of the things that he has said in God's word.
And he carried me away in the Spirit into a wilderness, and I saw a woman sitting on a scarlet beast that was full of blasphemous names, and it had seven heads and ten horns. The woman was arrayed in purple and scarlet, and ADORNED WITH GOLD AND JEWELS AND PEARLS, holding in her hand a golden cup full of abominations and the impurities of her sexual immorality. And on her forehead was written a name of mystery: "Babylon the great, mother of prostitutes and of earth's abominations." And I saw the woman, drunk with the blood of the saints, the blood of the martyrs of Jesus. When I saw her, I marveled greatly. But the angel said to me, "Why do you marvel? I will tell you the mystery of the woman, and of the beast with seven heads and ten horns that carries her. – Revelation 17:3-7
Babylon is described as a woman who is adorned with gold that looks beautiful on the surface and deceptively appears to be the ekklesia, but beneath the surface she is full of impurities and abominations. Many are attracted by her seductive ways and regal appearance. Because she appears to be sincere. many enter into the oppressive captivity of spiritual Babylon believing that it is part of the Kingdom of God. They fail to understand that Babylon the Great rules over all the denominations and branches of organized religion that promotes a hierarchical worldly system of governance rooted in the traditions of man.
Do not love the world or the things in the world. IF ANYONE LOVES THE WORLD, THE LOVE OF THE FATHER IS NOT IN HIM. For all that is in the world—the desires of the flesh and the desires of the eyes and pride in possessions—is not from the Father but is from the world. – 1 John 2:15-16
We know that we are from God, and THE WHOLE WORLD LIES IN THE POWER OF THE EVIL ONE. – 1 John 5:19
All of the elements of society is in control and power of Satan. When man uses the system of the world calling it church, it conforms to the antichrist spirit instead of God. Satan subtly deceives those into believing that the glory of God manifests in expensive buildings where members attend and give monies to their clergy who create programs that promote lusts of the flesh. Satan has succeeded in distracting many to behave and think like the world instead of having the mind of Christ.
Do not be conformed to this world, but BE TRANSFORMED BY THE RENEWAL OF YOUR MIND, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.– Romans 12:2
It is only by coming to the place of a renewed mind through the grace of Christ that we are able to discern the religious worldly ideologies of Babylon. All those who enter into the harlot city will participate in the sins of organized religion ruled by antichrists who indirectly deny Christ as the Son of God. Satan desires to make his members and citizens comfortable in their riches and luxury in fancy buildings that have all the latest technologies, air-conditioning, latest sound system with a fancy pulpit upon the stage to glorify man’s kingdom.
“COME OUT OF HER< MY PEOPLE, LEST YOU TAKE PART IN HER SINS, lest you share in her plagues; for her sins are heaped high as heaven, and God has remembered her iniquities. – Revelation 18:4-5
AND IN HER WAS FOUND THE BLOOD OF PROPHETS AND SAINTS, and of all who have been slain on earth.” – Revelation 18:24
Many believers will remain in spiritual Babylon and die there because they never knew the difference between the genuine and Satan’s greatest counterfeit. The majority of Christians are seduced by the harlot because they have fallen for her charms. They may evangelize, but will only grow numbers in the captivity of Babylon.
The Holy Spirit is drawing more and more out of the traditional church system to become overcomers. They have heard God’s voice and want to be prepared for His Son's return by making themselves ready. They have heeded the call to come out of submission of the world system and overcome it by walking in the way of Christ.
It is important to examine what you truly love and the objects of your affection. The modern church is equivalent to the great tower of Babylon where men want to make a name for themselves doing things their own way.
One of the important distinctions between the Kingdom of God and spiritual Babylon is that one is invisible and the other is visible. It is difference between seeing and doing things in the flesh, or in the Spirit of God.
Babylon is written on the foreheads of its citizens from the brainwashing of the corrupt traditions of man. Many who come out of her through renewing their minds realize the disillusionment of many who claim to follow Christ while partaking of the harlot system.
The traditions and practices that many have accepted within the counterfeit church system are rooted in the ideologies of ancient Babylon. Many are ignorant to the truth because they have not compared, contrasted or questioned the teachings self-appointed spiritual and religious leaders with the word of God.
The antichrist church system is a blatant departure from truth by conforming to the ways of the world. Many have joined in the choir of what they call "Christian," they are committing spiritual adultery in their man-made religion.
Here is Part 2 that expands on this theme called Church Government. God Bless
Do you attend the building called "Church" and follow the traditions within organized religion?
- Church Government
Submitting to God requires discernment and understanding. It is not about conforming to a religious institutionalized system of the modern “church” where you become a slave to the traditions of man.
- The Veil of Deception
God has been replaced in the modern "church" with a counterfeit god, who is in direct opposition to Jesus Christ and the church body. The counterfeit is a trinity of three spirits: the matriarch spirit, the Jezebel spirit, and the witchcraft spirit.
- The Seven Thunders of God - 1
There is a sense of urgency, as God is speaking to His people in these last days. The seven thunders of God are vital and relevant to His plan for His people.