IF YOU DON’T OBEY, THEN...
by Tony Alamo
And the people said unto Joshua, “The Lord our God will we serve, and His voice will we OBEY” (Josh. 24:24). “To OBEY is better than sacrifice” (I Sam. 15:22).
People can read the Bible all their life, but if they don’t OBEY God, do what He says, it won’t do any good. Faith without works is void, dead (Jas. 2:20). They will lose everything, their souls.
Saul was the king of Israel for a while. He obeyed God in everything, but alas, in one point he disobeyed.1 All the good he had done was no longer to his credit. Disobedience dissolved it. Same thing with the Psalmist David–he sinned once and his life thereafter was cursed!2 This happens to all who disobey. God is no respecter of persons! (II Sam. 14:14, I Pet. 1:17).3 People who don’t obey God but say they are Christians, there is no reward, but an ill reward on Judgment Day.4 God will never let them enter Heaven.5 There is no blessing for disobedience. Disobedience is as the sin of witchcraft (I Sam. 15:23). Faith without works is dead or void (Jas. 2:17-26). Just as the body without the spirit is dead, so also is faith without works.
God told Abraham, “And in thy seed shall all the nations of the earth be blessed, because thou hast OBEYED MY VOICE” (Gen. 22:18).
The high priest and all those who were with him (the head of the sect called the Sadducees) were filled with indignation because the apostles were healing everyone and casting unclean spirits (demons) out of them all (Acts 5:16-17). These indignant, satanic “religious” leaders “laid their hands on the Apostles, and put them in the common prison” (Acts 5:18). “But the angel of the Lord by night opened the prison doors, and brought them forth, and said, Go, stand and speak in the temple to the people all the words of this life. And when they heard that, they entered into the temple early in the morning, and taught. But the high priest came, and they that were with him, and called the council together, and all the senate of the children of Israel, and sent to the prison to have them brought” (Acts 5:19-21).
So the angel of the Lord took the Apostles out of jail, then told them to stand in the temple and teach the people all the words of this life (eternal life). The priest, the senate, the council, and the cops (the officers) looked for the Apostles, and one person said they were in the temple teaching the people.
“Then went the captain with the officers, and brought them without violence: for they feared the people, lest they should have been stoned. And when they had brought them, they set them before the council: and the high priest asked them, Saying, Did not we straitly command you that ye should not teach in this name? and, behold, ye have filled Jerusalem with your doctrine, and intend to bring this man’s blood upon us.
“Then Peter and the other Apostles answered and said, WE OUGHT TO OBEY GOD RATHER THAN MEN. The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom ye slew and hanged on a tree. Him hath God exalted with His right hand to be a Prince and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins. And we are His witnesses of these things; and so is also the Holy Spirit, whom God hath given to them that OBEY HIM. When they heard that, they were cut to the heart, and took counsel to slay them” (Acts 5:26-33).
God created the earth, all of the land, so all of the land is His.6 This means the law of the land is God’s law, not the ungodly law of Texas, Arkansas, California, or any other state or country, or the UN. God will judge the whole world, every land, with the same law, His law!7 For your own good, your own safety, you must learn God’s law now because it’s the law that you and everybody is going to be judged by. You are not going to be judged by the law of Arkansas, Tennessee, California, or Florida but by the law of God. “Think not that I have come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil” (Matt. 5:17). God saved me from a life of sin over 44 years ago to warn you, all people, of these things pertaining to immortality, your eternal life.
Notice that the Apostles OBEYED the angel from God and disobeyed the Satanic law of that land, Israel. God was with them, the Apostles, and God delivered them! The very same situation exists today. The Bible never once tells us to obey man’s law rather than God’s law. Anyone who thinks it better to obey man rather than God will not spend eternity in Heaven.
The entire duty of all mankind is to fear God, and to keep His commandments (Eccl. 12:13).8 Man’s anti-Christ laws are getting worse every day because that old serpent, the devil, has been thrown down to earth. He knows that his time is nearly at hand when he will be cast into the Lake of Fire, so he is full of wrath and has declared war on us, the saints.9
I and my church teach the whole truth, the entire Word of God. “Thou hast magnified Thy Word above all Thy name” (Psa. 138:2). The name of His Word is “Jesus.” All power in Heaven and earth belongs to Jesus (Matt. 28:18), and all wisdom.10 The law of the land is God’s law. Satan’s imps are doing all they can to destroy God’s law and replace it with the evil laws of satanic men.
Jesus said, “Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy [that which the law and the prophets say], but [I am come] to fulfil” that which they said I would do (Matt. 5:17).11
God who came to our world (which really is His world) never came into the world to break any of His law or teach us to break His law. He came to show us that we must OBEY all of His Words “The law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus” (Rom. 8:2).12
“OBEY My voice, and I will be your God, and ye shall be My people: and walk ye in all the ways that I have commanded you, that it may be well unto you” (Jer. 7:23).
There was a mighty tempest on the sea of Galilee. The wind was blowing and the sea was boisterous. Jesus rebuked the wind and the water and there was a great calm. ”The men [who followed Jesus, His disciples] marvelled, saying, What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea OBEY Him!” (Matt. 8:27).13
“Jesus rebuked [the unclean spirit in a man], saying, Hold thy peace, and come out of him. And when the unclean spirit had torn him [the man], and cried with a loud voice, he came out of him” (Mark 1:26). Verse 27 says, “And they were all amazed, insomuch that they questioned among themselves, saying, What thing is this? What new doctrine is this? For with authority commandeth He even the unclean spirits, and they do OBEY HIM.”
To NOT OBEY THE LORD is again the same as witchcraft. And the Lord says to “not suffer a witch to live” and that means eternally in the kingdom of Heaven (Ex. 22:18).
The unforgiveable sin is to blaspheme the Holy Spirit.14 You must be sure to never blaspheme the Holy Spirit because “whosoever speaketh against the Holy Spirit, it shall not be forgiven him, neither in this world, neither in the world to come” (Matt. 12:32).
“And the third angel followed them, saying with a loud voice, If ANY man worship the beast [serve the one-world, lawless, anti-Christ government] and his image [men who have accepted the image and the likeness of Satan and his lawlessness–we Christians are like Christ because we have accepted Him; they have accepted all the ways of Satan, his false prophet, his government, and the media, his mouth–these three are one, just as the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit are one. One Holy Deity, which is God, and one unholy being, which is the defiant, unregenerated spirit of man that Satan controls, the spirit of those who have been given positions in the world church or government or participate in Satan’s other projects, like the media, false brethren, and betrayers], and receive his mark [are proud of the fact that they are being used by the evil one, the prince of darkness] in his forehead, or in his hand, The same shall drink of the wine of the wrath of God, which is poured out without mixture into the cup of His indignation; and he shall be tormented with fire and brimstone in the presence of the holy angels, and in the presence of the Lamb: And the smoke of their torment ascendeth up for ever and ever: and they have no rest day nor night, who worship the beast [the world government, the satanic UN] and his image [all satanic, lawless, anti-Christ doctrine], and whosoever receiveth the mark of his name” (Rev. 14:9-11).
Repent of your sins this moment by saying this prayer:
My Lord and my God, have mercy upon my soul, a sinner. 1 I believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of the Living God. 2 I believe that He died on the cross and shed His precious blood for the forgiveness of all my sins. 3 I believe that God raised Jesus from the dead by the power of the Holy Spirit 4 and that He sits on the right hand of God at this moment, hearing my confession of sin and this prayer. 5 I open up the door of my heart and I invite You into my heart, Lord Jesus. 6 Wash all of my filthy sins away in the precious blood that You shed in my place on the cross at Calvary. 7 You will not turn me away, Lord Jesus, You will forgive my sins and save my soul. I know because Your Word, the Bible says so. 8 Your Word says that You will turn no one away, and that includes me. 9 Therefore, I know that You have heard me, and I know that You have answered me, and I know that I am saved. 10 And I thank You, Lord Jesus, for saving my soul, and I will show my thankfulness by doing as You command and sin no more. 11
You’ve just completed the first step in a series of five steps which are necessary to receive salvation. Your second step is to deny yourself and take up the cross daily for the purpose of mortifying yourself, that is, for putting to death your own will, your soulful self, and the world with all of its lusts. All these must be baptized into the death of Christ.
Step three is your resurrection from the satanic life of Adam unto the sinless life of Christ. Step four is your ascension into a position of authority to reign for God on earth, and the fifth step is to reign for God on earth to the end for the purpose of bringing about the kingdom of Heaven on earth. You must learn the Word of God, then submit yourself and do what the Word says, so that the Church and the world may see evidence of your submission to God’s Word, His order, and His authority in and by you.
Praise the Lord. May God reward you abundantly.
Pastor Tony Alamo
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If You Don’t Obey, Then... footnotes:
4. Gen. 3:1-19, 19:26, Deut. 28:15-66, Judg. Ch. 16, I Kings 13:20-24, 20:35-36, Isa. 30:9-14, Jer. 14:14-15, Ezek. 3:17-21, Amos 9:1-4, Jonah 1:1-3, 15-17, Matt. 10:14-15, Acts 8:13-23, Heb. 10:26-27, I John 2:4, Rev. 2:2-5, 19:20, 20:10, 21:7-8 return
7. Psa. 50:3-6, 96:13, 98:9, Prov. 11:31, Eccl. 3:7, 12:14, Ezek. 18:20-22, Matt. 3:12, 8:38, 12:37, 13:30, 40-43, 49-50, 16:27, 25:31-46, Luke 13:24-39, John 12:48, Acts 10:42, Rom. 2:5-16, I Cor. 3:13, II Cor. 5:11, Col. 3:25, II Thes. 1:7, II Tim. 4:1, II Pet. 2:4, 9, 3:7, 10-12, Rev. 1:7, 11:18, 20:11-15, 22:12 return
8. Deut. 5:29, 6:13, 8:6, 10:12, 20, 13:4, Josh. 24:14, II Kings 17:36-39, I Chron. 16:30, Job 28:28, Psa. 2:11, 15:4, 25:14, 31:19, 38:8, 18, 34:7, 9, 85:9, 89:7, 96:4, 9, 112:1, 128:1, 4, 147:11, Prov. 3:7, 15:16, 16:6, 19:23, 23:17, 31:30, Eccl. 7:18, 8:12 return
10. Deut. 3:24, 4:35, 39, Ex. 15:6-8, 11-12, I Chron. 29:10-12, Job 1:10-12, Psa. 62:11-12, Jer. 32:17-27, Nah. 1:2-6, Matt. 10:1, 19:26, 28:18, Luke 9:1, 43, 10:17, 19-20, 12:4-5, John 3:35, 10:29-30, 17:1-2, Rom. 9:20-22, 13:1, I Cor. 6:14, 15:24, Phlp. 3:20-21, Col. 1:16-17, Heb. 1:1-3, 7:25 return
1. Psa. 51:5, Rom. 3:10-12, 23 return
2. Matt. 26:63-64, 27:54, Luke 1:30-33, John 9:35-37, Rom. 1:3-4 return
3. Acts 4:12, 20:28, Rom. 3:25, I John 1:7, Rev. 5:9 return
4. Psa. 16:9-10, Matt. 28:5-7, Mark 16:9, 12, 14, John 2:19, 21, 10:17-18, 11:25, Acts 2:24, 3:15, Rom. 8:11, I Cor. 15:3-7 return
5. Luke 22:69, Acts 2:25-36, Heb. 10:12-13 return
6. I Cor. 3:16, Rev. 3:20 return
7. Eph. 2:13-22, Heb. 9:22, 13:12, 20-21, I John 1:7, Rev. 1:5, 7:14 return
8. Matt. 26:28, Acts 2:21, 4:12, Eph. 1:7, Col. 1:14 return
9. Matt. 21:22, John 6:35, 37-40, Rom. 10:13 return
10. Heb. 11:6 return
11. John 5:14, 8:11, Rom. 6:4, I Cor. 15:10, Rev. 7:14, 22:14 return