Author Archives: Michael J Erdel

About Michael J Erdel

Mike is a pastor with The Assembly of God Fellowship. He is the lead pastor at Encounter Church in Fostoria Ohio. His desire is to encourage the Church of Jesus Christ, and declare God's hope through His Son Jesus, to a world which is long on excuses and short on hope. Mike has experienced the truth that when we kneel before Christ, surrendering to Him as Savior and LORD, being led and empowered by His Spirit. To Jesus Christ be all glory and honor.

My Children, ESCAPE from Babylon! #3

(Read also Genesis 12:1-4, Isaiah 48:20, Jeremiah 50:8-9, Jeremiah 51:7-9)  Revelation 18:1-4 (NKJV) After these things I saw another angel coming down from heaven, having great authority, and the earth was illuminated with his glory. And he cried mightily with … Continue reading

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My Children, ESCAPE from Babylon! #2

Revelation 17:3-5 (NKJV) So he carried me away in the Spirit into the wilderness. And I saw a woman sitting on a scarlet beast which was full of names of blasphemy, having seven heads and ten horns. The woman was … Continue reading

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My Children, ESCAPE from Babylon!

Revelation 18:1-5 (NKJV) After these things I saw another angel coming down from heaven, having great authority, and the earth was illuminated with his glory. And he cried mightily with a loud voice, saying, “Babylon the great is fallen, and … Continue reading

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Food For Thought… or NOT!

(Daniel 10:1-3) In the third year of Cyrus king of Persia a message was revealed to Daniel, whose name was called Belteshazzar. The message was true, but the appointed time was long; and he understood the message, and had understanding … Continue reading

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Escape or Endure… To which are We Called?

Hebrews 12:1-6 ​1 Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that … Continue reading

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What Jesus Death Accomplished Part I (Hebrews 2:9-18)

In Part one of this series we we discover Jesus tasting death for us, brought us instant access to God the Father in two powerful ways.  

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Can Racism be Overcome?

In this Video message, we look at the only antidote to racism… well for that matter, any SIN… The CROSS of JESUS the MESSIAH.

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TRAVELING BEYOND THE INK AND PAGE Part II

In Part I of this teaching (here is a link to the Part I), we looked at how the Lord will illuminate the scripture for us, beyond the mere ink and page upon which it is written. We found it … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Decision Disaster

The video message below pertains to the Supreme Court decision handed down last Friday night; a decision that directly effects the free practice of the Christian faith given circumstances not defined by law, but the whims of state governments.  Please … Continue reading

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Walk in Truth, Not Waves of Guilt of Good Intention.

Once more, the citizens of the United States and its law enforcement officers are berated for being party to systematic racial injustice, because of the heinous murder of a black man in police custody. This shaming is a travesty. Plain … Continue reading

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