The Great Falling Away – What is it?

spurgen quoteAs we get ready to celebrate Passover (March 30-31) and Easter we should be reminded that as the Lord came once, He will come a second time, and that time is near.

“so Christ was offered once to bear the sins of many. To those who eagerly wait for Him He will appear a second time, apart from sin, for salvation.” – Heb. 9:28

The sad thing is that Jesus Himself asked “Nevertheless, when the Son of Man comes, will He really find faith on the earth?”.  The message of the Gospel has swept the earth and the Church of Jesus Christ has been in almost every nation at one time or another but, Jesus still asked this question. The Apostle Paul, when asked about the Lord’s second coming, warned about a great falling away to happen before He returned. Continue reading