Revelation 20:11 – 22:21
Want to endure till the end? Keep on praying: Come Lord Jesus! Why are we encouraged to pray this prayer simple prayer: Come Lord Jesus? Because we know that Jesus is the only one who can make all things new.
Babylon the Great
Revelation 13 -14
Persevere, for your victory is firm and sure in Jesus!
We WILL overcome thanks to the blood of the Lamb and our testimony!
Revelation in two words.. Jesus Wins!
The genre Letter Apocalypse Prophecy The first readers The content Prologue / Introduction (1:1-3) Greetings and thanksgiving (1:4-8) Body of the letter (1:19) Write therefore the things that you have seen (1:9-20) those things that are (2:1-3:22) those things that have to take place after this (4:1 – 22:5). Throne Room of God (Rev 4-5) Cycle 1: Seven seals (6:1-8:1) Cycle 2: Seven Trumpets (8:2-11:19) Cycle 3: Seven Signs / symbolic histories (12:1-14:20) Cycle 4: Seven bowls (15:1-16:21) Cycle 5: Judgement of Babylon (17:1-19:10) Cycle 6: White horse judgement (19:11-21) Cycle 7: White throne judgment (20:1-21:8) The Marriage of Heaven and Earth (21:9-22:5) Letter end and final instructions and blessing (22:6-21) The purpose
Godlessness in the last days – 2 Timothy 3:1-17
Are you uncertain about the end times? Paul says:
1. You are living in the end times but be comforted, take heart!
2. Why should we be comforted and take heart?
– Because evil will not have the last say, GOD will. – You have examples of people who God kept safe in these times that you can and should follow! – And you have the WORD of God in writing.
3. Therefore let the Word do what it was meant to do and use in the way
God intended it to be used.