Tag Archives: Revelation

‘I fell at His feet as though dead’

Revelation 1:17 “When I saw Him, I fell at His feet as though dead. Then He placed His right hand on me and said, ‘Do not be afraid…’” The terrifying presence of God (Leviticus 9:23,24) The Israelites had made and … Continue reading

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New world coming

Isaiah 65:17-25 The first half of this chapter is a warning of judgement on those who persistently ignore the true God and worship false gods. But then (verses 13-16) a contrast is brought in between the idolaters and those who … Continue reading

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The Rapture

Thanks to the ‘Left Behind’ books, the Rapture is one of the best-known (if not the best-known) events of the Last Days before Jesus’ return. And yet it is also something that people are highly confused about. What does the … Continue reading

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What exactly is ‘eternal life’?

52) What hope does everlasting life hold for us? It reminds us that this present fallen world is not all there is; soon we will live with and enjoy God forever in the new city, in the new heaven and … Continue reading

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Worship Christ, the new-born King

Matthew 2:1,2 “Where is the one who has been born King of the Jews? We saw His star in the east and have come to worship Him.”(verse 2) The deification of monarchs was nothing particularly unusual in that era (the … Continue reading

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The discipline of the Lord

We believe in God, the Father Almighty…  Proverbs 3:11,12 My son, do not despise the LORD’s discipline, and do not resent His rebuke, because the LORD disciplines those He loves, as a father the son he delights in. To say … Continue reading

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Alpha and Omega

Revelation 1:8 “I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.” This phrase runs like a refrain right through the book of Revelation. In Revelation 1:8 … Continue reading

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