Today we symbolically use the word star to talk about movie stars or rock stars. To show us things to come. The simple can understand it. There are many books about the book of Revelation, but Brother Rogers makes understanding so much better. Let your graciousness be known to everyone.
It explains everything from Satan and hell, the future,the present, the bride of Christ,the meaning of 666, signs of the end times, what happens to the saved and unsaved, government, money, food and sickness, and more. You are not your own, for you were bought at a price; therefore glorify God in your body. Swenson believes they are coming so fast we are unable to reverse them. While we have this assurance through the Book of the Revelation, there is someone who hates the books. That is why adherents of these religions believe in reincarnation.
As we study Revelation, we will see that there are some who say that Christians will go through the Great Tribulation before Jesus can come. We win wars and lose the peace. All at this makes it a very interesting and profitable read. And even the weatherman can only make an educated guess concerning the weather. The thrill would be gone, and dread would take its place.
But you may ask, Aren't all the advancements in medicine, communication, and technology for our good? The Lord is near Philippians 4:5. All it takes is the Almighty to give us that understanding. The author correlates the prophesies with the current events and news stories that everyone is familiar with and concludes that the prophecies are slowly being and that we should all be aware and ready for the second coming of Jesus Christ. In Revelation we see Jesus, the last Adam, reigning in glory. Do you remember your parents or teachers ever saying to you, Do you hear me? And when he gets there, he will not reign in hell. He draws the symbolism of Jesus as a lamb and as a lion. He said, At first, slowly, and then quickly.
Move your man into king's row and say, Crown him. Adrian Rogers, past president of the Southern Baptist convention, pastor of Bellevue Baptist Church in Tennessee, and host of the international ministry, Love Worth Finding conveys God's vision given in Revelation for the end of the world and the beginning of eternity. That's the principle of exponentiality, and that is what is happening in our society. Think of some of the symbolism: In the Book of Revelation, we learn that John speaks like a zoologist. He will move His Son, the Lord Jesus, into king's row and say, Crown Him.
If so, the Holy Spirit who resides within you will give you a rightful understanding of this book. Have you ever seen the unveiling of a work of art? We are familiar with Jesus Christ as he was presented in the Gospels as a meek and lowly Lamb which takes the sin of the world: and that is crucial. His son Steve seems to have picked up where his father has been. For example, the key number in Revelation is seven. But God wants more than just a curious mind when you read the Book of Revelation. A young actor named John Wayne noticed a change in Stuart's life and asked him, Stuart, what is your secret? It has impacted me in so many ways. This book is the best I have ever read! His answer became a beloved hymn performed by thousands and translated into several languages.
The laws of numbers also help scientists, doctors, and chemists. And as you have heard, Antichrist is coming, even now many antichrists have come. In the Book of Genesis man is driven from God's face in sin. Some people think Revelation is confusing, or even scary, with all its talk of dragons and beasts. He came the first time to a tree; He is coming again to a throne. This word servant in verse 1 is the Greek word doulos, which means bondslave—those who willingly become the slaves of the Lord Jesus Christ.
If we drew a line of technological advancement of knowledge from zero to 1975, that line would be relatively flat. You can study books on science and technology, but they will never bless you. Although some think Revelation is confusing, or even scary, with its talk of dragons and beasts, the text contains a proper understanding of where his- tory is headed. Rogers explains it lifts up Christ to the glory and majesty he truly deserves. It is one thing to read the Book of Revelation; it is another thing to hear it. I saw a headline in my newspaper one day that caught my eye: Elder Bushes Unveil Sculpture with Pride. That is just what God is doing.
Today, Jesus is abused, misused, neglected, and scorned. He said, I understand it. Revelation tells us that some horrific things will happen, such as a one-world government and an amalgamation of all the world's religions headed up by Satan's superman, the Antichrist. Airports became fortified with countless security portals. He came the first time and stood before Pilate; He is coming again, and Pilate will stand before Him to be judged. The Bible is a closed book to those who have never bowed their knee to Jesus Christ.
By the time I was finished, both my Bible and the book were almost entirely highlighted. We also learn in Revelation 12 that there is a great red dragon Satan , which sweeps a third of the stars from heaven with its tail. Instead, he affirms the dispensational viewpoint of eschatology without apology. That is the same way our world is escalating today. Vance Havner, evangelist and preacher, said, Civilization is like a chimpanzee with a blowtorch in a room full of dynamite. He was also senior pastor of the 27,000-member Bellevue Baptist Church near Memphis, Tennessee, and a popular author whose books include What Every Christian Ought to Know and The Incredible Power of Kingdom Authority.