From the dragon/devil's attempted parody of the resurrection in the vision of the 1st beast coming up out of the sea, the vision continues with the 2nd beast coming up out of the earth (land) mimicking as an imposter trinity.
Great Sermon! Congratulations Brookwood Presb. Chruch in Snellville, GA.It's one more solid food to our spirit.How we need sermons like that to stay in Christian Roots and do not flyrt with fashion christianity that can"not keep us in the right way to heaven.Thanks Rev Gary Elliot! You are a deep inspiration for my faith! ( sorry my funny english people) :-)