The book of Revelation is the only book in the whole Bible that specifically tells us there is an important Blessing imparted to any person who reads or hears the book and HEEDS the WARNINGS that are contained in the book, because "the time is near". Revelation 1:3: Blessed is he who reads and those … Continue reading The Two Witnesses
After the first 5 seals are broken by Jesus Christ, the LAMB OF GOD and the ONLY ONE WORTHY to break the seals and open the scroll, Revelation 7 then moves to what is called an "interlude". Just before the interlude in Revelation 7, the breaking of the 6th seal reveals an earth-shaking event, one … Continue reading Who are the mysterious "144,000"?
We see this phrase "Abomination of Desolation" in Matthew chapter 24, Mark chapter 13, and in the Old Testament book of Daniel, chapters 9 and 12. We talked briefly about the Abomination of Desolation in our previous post, linking it to the Olivet Discourse in Matthew 24 and also the opening of the 6th seal … Continue reading Abomination of desolation
We pray that these posts find you well during this Holiday season. Honestly, writing about the upcoming Tribulation is very sobering. It is a reminder that we need to be found "in Christ" NOW, before the times of trouble begin. The opening of the 1st 4 seals of Revelation (4 HORSES OF THE APOCALYPSE) unleash … Continue reading 7 Year Tribulation, Part 3 (Seals 5 and 6)
Blessings, Grace and peace to you! In our previous post we discussed what will likely occur at the beginning of the period known to most people as the seven year Tribulation. This period of time will likely begin with a loud Trumpet Blast, and the dead in Christ will rise (anistēmi/Resurrect) first. None of us … Continue reading The 7 year Tribulation – Part 2
Grace and peace to you. We're praying the Lord's blessings over all who read this blog, especially as we enter once again into the Christmas and Hanukkah seasons. Today, we're going to take a high level look at what is known as the seven year Tribulation, the final 7 years of mankind's self-rule on earth … Continue reading The 7 year Tribulation – Part 1
The 4 horses of the Apocalypse are the beginning of God's end-time judgments upon the earth. The 4 horses RIDE as soon as Jesus the Christ breaks the first 4 seals of Revelation. God Almighty is holding a SCROLL that is sealed with seven seals. Many believe that this scroll is a type of LEGAL … Continue reading Red horse of war
We will quickly review the basic structure of the book of Revelation before we will detail the riders on the red horse, black, and pale horses and the subsequent judgments. It is helpful to keep this structure in mind when reading the book of Revelation. Remember, the book of Revelation is the only book in … Continue reading Book of Revelation, an overview
As I sit and watch California burn, as I recall the past few years, enormous wildfires, severe and historic flooding in the south and in the bread basket of America, extreme drought in other areas including California, Australia, China, Chile, Africa and Mexico, massive and destructive hurricanes (some in strange places), out of season tornadoes, … Continue reading Climate change or Birthpains?
In Revelation 4, John walks through the open door that is presented to him, and the first thing that he beholds is God's Throne. John's description of God's Throne is one of Great Beauty, unspeakable beauty and tranquility. John sees God Almighty sitting on the Throne. Instead of literally describing the appearance of God, John … Continue reading First Seal – White Horse