The near arrival of Jesus creates longing that shapes our prayers and gives us a mission.
What you believe about what happens after death will profoundly impact your relationships and life pursuits.
The victory of God turns the “what if’s” of fear into “even if’s” of assurance.
What we see in Revelation is that we are caught in a war… a spiritual battle with what the apostle Paul calls the “rulers, the authorities, the cosmic powers over this present darkness…” AND JESUS IS GOING TO WIN!
The luxury, beauty and selfsufficiency of success motivated by self-glory, and its perceived permanency, will come to an end. Instead of believing the false promises of wealth, we are to put our whole trust in God, and live for him.
In the midst of an idolatrous culture, where there is fear and seduction, we remain faithful by seeing the horror of idolatry, the victory of the Lamb, and internalizing who we are in Christ.