Case Study: Refuge Temple Ministries, Inc.

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In this modern day and age, most people believe to practice Christianity, being just a traditional religion to follow. Even going as far as to divide the religion into different denominations. Why do so when it 's the same Christ and the same God? Is it to justify their own belief of what 's right and wrong by picking and choosing values to follow within the word of God? Luckily, I 've been blessed with the opportunity to experience a ministry that stand for everything the Holy Bible (KJV) teaches regarding right and wrong. That ministry is called: Refuge Temple Ministries, Inc. (RTM). RTM was founded in 1974, 40 years ago, by Bishop Wendell Archie, Sr. in Lake Charles, LA. Only starting with 6 faithful members who were hungry for the uncompromised …show more content…
Jesus Christ himself talked about being born again in the book of John. He said, "Verily, Verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God". A man then named Nicodemus, who also wondered what being born again was, questioned Jesus ' statement. Nicodemus asked Jesus, "How can a man be born when he is old? can he enter the second time into his mother 's womb, and be born?" And Jesus answered, " Except a man be born of the water (baptism) and of the spirit (the Holy-Ghost), he cannot enter into the kingdom of God (Heaven)...Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born again". But why be born …show more content…
Who is Satan, where did he come from and what is his purpose? Satan is everything that opposes God. God is Love, merciful, peace, joy, happiness, unity, strength, kindness, longsuffering, compassion, etc. Satan is was once an angel in the Kingdom of heaven named Lucifer. He was above all the angels and the most beautiful and marvolus. But greed and pride got a hold to him and convinced one-third of the angels in heaven to take against God so he can take God 's thrown and rule everything. But his plan failed and God kicked him and his followers out of heaven and they were sentenced to eternal damnation in the end. Satan 's purpose is to destroy mankind spiritually and kill physically by introducing sin to their lives, so men can join him and his demons in hell 's unbearable fire. Man 's initial purpose was to be sin-free and worship God, but satan was allowed by God to temp the first beings with sin and they gave in. But the saints of RTM refuses to let the enemy stop them from fufilling God 's purpose for their lives, simply because they want to please

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