O Jerusalem!

The prophet Daniel (in chapter nine), when praying for the restoration of his people after years of captivity, acknowledges the true owner of the city Jerusalem in verse.  Jerusalem is God’s city and is a key piece of Bible prophecy.  The first coming of Jesus...

Beyond a Shadow of a Doubt

Zephaniah 2.7 And the coast shall be for the remnant of the house of Judah; they shall feed thereupon: in the houses of Ashkelon shall they lie down in the evening: for the LORD their God shall visit them, and turn away their captivity. Zephaniah is here prophesying...

The Battle Of Armageddon

Outside of the “battle” of Jericho, which in fact did not turn out to be a battle at all (Joshua 6), Armageddon is without a doubt the most well known battle in the entire Bible (Revelation 16:12-16). This famous scenario in God’s Word has been the theme of countless...

“It Is Done!”

In our study in The Revelation, we are brought now to the opening of the 7th vial or bowl judgment. This last judgment will be when God completes His wrath (Revelation 15:1) upon a Christ-rejecting world that blasphemes His Name (Revelation 16:9,11,21). As the vial of...

Wormwood

I am taking the liberty this morning to use a word from our study in Revelation chapter 8 to present an exhortation for our devotional. The word that I am speaking about is “wormwood” (Revelation 8:11). Webster’s dictionary describes it this way: “a bitter, aromatic...

Sealed And Secure

Today we are looking at the account of the sealing of the 144,000 male Jews from the 12 tribes of Israel (Revelation 7:2-8). Who are these individuals who are sealed? Some say that they are the spiritual seed of Abraham, thus seeking to identify them as the Church or...