Category Archives: persecution and martyrdom

Are We Presently Living In the Biblical 7-Year Tribulation?

  Let me assure the readers of this blog that we—none of us on this earth—are in the tribulation. Yes, some of you are now enduring terrible suffering, but still it is not the tribulation spoken of in Revelation. That … Continue reading

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What Is The Day Of The Lord? — from 1 Thessalonians 5:1-4

  Now as to the times and the epochs, brethren, you have no need of anything to be written to you. 2 For you yourselves know full well that the day of the Lord will come just like a thief … Continue reading

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Jesus Delivers Us from the Wrath to Come (1 Thess. 1:10) — 4 Possible Meanings

We can see, from the book of 1 Thessalonians, that the Thessalonian Christians were some of Paul’s most faithful converts. Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy were so thankful to God for them, for how they “received the word in much tribulation,” … Continue reading

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What Will The World Be Like After The Rapture? 12 Points

  When Christ comes and removes all true Christians from the earth, what will this world be like?  Since the restraining power of the Holy Spirit in believers will be removed (2 Thess. 2:6-8), what evil powers will be allowed … Continue reading

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What Time Is It – Anne Graham Lotz

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As In the Days of Noah and Lot, Unbelievers Will Be Unprepared For His coming — from Matthew 24:32-39

  In this passage Jesus told His disciples that His return would come—“that He is near, right at the door” (v. 33)—when certain end time events would occur: the antichrist would disrupt the temple (the abomination of desolation), the great … Continue reading

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The Sign of His Coming and the End of the Age — Matthew 24:3

  The remark of Jesus toward the temple (Herod’s Temple)—that it would be completely destroyed (Matt. 24:2)—led to the disciple’s question of what would be the sign of His coming. They were anticipating that the kingdom of God would come … Continue reading

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