The end of the world

[10] Ready to meet God?

[10] Ready to meet God?

50% of the church is NOT ready to meet God according to Jesus’ parable of the ten virgins!   (This article based on Matthew 25:1-13 which is included at the foot of the page) “At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet […]

[9] The Day of the Lord is to be a separating day

[9] The Day of the Lord is to be a separating day

“two men will be in the field; one will be taken and the other left.” It was also a separating day when Noah and his family went into the Ark and got spared, but all the others were destroyed. What hideous crimes were they doing to warrant such action? Jesus tells us that they were eating, […]

[8] Trumpet call of God

[8] Trumpet call of God

“And He will send His angels with a loud trumpet call, and they will gather His elect from the four winds, from one end of the heavens to the other.” (Matthew 24:31) Trumpets were used for at least 6 different reasons in the Old Testament, and each one is relevant to the second coming of […]

[7] What we are told about the actual end of the world

[7] What we are told about the actual end of the world

From the Bible we can fit together various pieces to form part of a picture of the end of the world … 

[6] The Abomination

[6] The Abomination

I guess we all know the saying: ‘Curiosity killed the cat.’ It′s so easy to get over curious when looking at the subject of the end of the world … 

[5] Fighting against the current

[5] Fighting against the current

When we look at how Jesus describes the time leading up to the end of the world – it can all seem very scary! … 

[4] “Oh no,the whole lot is going down!”

[4] “Oh no,the whole lot is going down!”

How did the British people feel in 1939, when the Nazis started their onslaught? At times in our lives we may feel that the whole world is crashing down around us. How do we cope at such times? …

[3] What will be the signs to mark the end of the world?

[3] What will be the signs to mark the end of the world?

The disciples asked Jesus a very similar question: ‘Tell us,’ they said, ‘when will this happen, and what will be the sign of your coming and of the end of the age?’ Jesus answered: ‘Watch out that no one deceives you. For many will come in my name, claiming, ‘I am the Christ’, and will […]

[2] Aren’t these buildings impressive!

[2] Aren’t these buildings impressive!

Picture the scene: Jesus leaves the Temple and his disciples follow, saying things like: “Aren′t these buildings impressive!” “Yes, absolutely outstanding!” “I think all the Temple trimmings make it superb!” “What a magnificent place!” 

[1] End of the world – A sobering thought

[1] End of the world – A sobering thought

Just prior to Jesus giving a detailed teaching on the end of the world, the religious Institution of that day refused to respect his authority. Wise move or not? …