In my last blog article titled “What will the End look like?”, I reviewed what the Lord’s commission was to the Church and the condition of the world at the time of the end. In this article I will continue the end-time picture presented to us in Scripture. The last message of the Old Testament concluded with the following –
“Remember the Law of Moses, My servant, Which I commanded him in Horeb for all Israel, With the statutes and judgments. Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet Before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the LORD. And he will turn The hearts of the fathers to the children, And the hearts of the children to their fathers, Lest I come and strike the earth with a curse.” – Malachi 4:4-6
Jesus and the Harvest
As we are nearing the end of the age it would well to remember our roots as a church. Jesus commanded –
“And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.” – Mark 16:15
This mission was empowered by the receiving of the Holy Spirit, as Peter preached at Pentecost – Continue reading
In Matthew 24, Jesus delivered to his disciples his basic teaching on the end of the age. It involved wars and rumors of wars, nation against nation and kingdom against kingdom, famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in many different places.
He warned them that believers would be hated for His name’s sake, betrayed even by family and other so-called Christians. Because iniquity would abound the love of many shall grow cold. Into this atmosphere the Antichrist will be able to set up his systems of control and abomination. Continue reading