Last time I mentioned that there are two views on where Jesus will return to earth at His second coming. One view is that He will return first to the Mount of Olives. We examined the Biblical and theological support for that view. This time we will turn to an alternative view. Some think … Continue reading Jesus is Coming, But Where? Part 2
An ongoing discussion among dispensationalists is where Jesus will first return at His second advent. There are two schools of thought. One understands that He will return to the Mount of Olives. The other is that He will return to Bozrah in present day Jordan or Biblical Edom. The idea that Jesus will arrive at … Continue reading Jesus is Coming, But Where?
We have been looking at Peter’s guidance on how to survive and thrive at the end of the end times. The first item was to reflect on the reality and riches of our salvation (2 Peter 1:3-5a). The second item was to resolve to give energy and resources to pursuing spiritual growth (v. 5b). Today … Continue reading Peter’s End Time Survival Guide: Displaying the Virtues of Jesus
This series is an examination of 2 Peter 1:5-8. In these verses we are provided with divine guidance through the teaching of the apostle concerning how we are to not only survive but thrive at the very end of the end times. Last time we looked at the opening phrase in v. 5, “Now for … Continue reading Peter’s End Time Survival Guide: Dangerous Times Demand Decisive Action
Ron Rhodes, President of Reasoning from the Scriptures, has written over 70 books and is recipient of Harvest House Publisher’s Harvest Gold Award for having sold over 1 million books. So, it should be no surprise to find that his latest work, New Babylon Rising, is a stellar addition to any library. Dr. Rhodes opens … Continue reading Book Review: New Babylon Rising: The Emerging End Times World Order, By Ron Rhodes
The apostles warned that the end times were perilous for the church. They were doctrinally perilous. Paul warned the Thessalonians against being misled by apostolic imposters who claimed that the day of God’s wrath had already arrived (2 Thess. 2:1). He reminded Timothy that the Holy Spirit had revealed that in the last days many … Continue reading Peter’s End Time Survival Guide