We are looking at the seven letters to the seven churches in the book of Revelation. This article will look at the church of Philadelphia. We are looking at these seven letters through two sets of lenses. The first lens is that all of the words of these letters have application
We are in the midst of an exhaustive bible study of the book of Revelation. Today we will look at the church in Sardis. We have been studying the seven letters written by Jesus to the seven churches in Revelation 2-3. There are a couple of things we have to remember.
In this article we will look at the church at Thyatira as one of seven church ages. THE CITY OF THYATIRA The city of Thyatira was a wealthy city in Macedonia. Paul’s first convert in Philippi was a woman named Lydia was as a seller of purple cloth. (Acts16:14) She was
To view the letters of Jesus in the book of Revelation as seven church ages is to gain deep spiritual insight into bible prophecy. In this article we will look at the church at Pergamum. Of course the primary purpose of these letters speaks to churches of all ages, however
Jesus wrote letters to seven churches in Asia. One of those letters was to the church in Smyrna. Obviously, these letters are for you and me because we are the church. We know that the letters apply to the actual churches in that day to whom they are addressed, to the
In this article, we will discuss the book of Revelation 2:1-7 as it relates to the Ephesian church age. This article is a series of articles that shows that the letters of Christ to the church also reveal seven church ages. The purpose and application of these seven letters written by Christ are important.
The book of Revelation is a book that shows us that when we have an encounter with Jesus, we are encountering the Alpha and Omega. In this article we will look at John’s powerful encounter with Jesus Christ. JOHN INTRODUCES HIMSELF Revelation 1:9-11 “I, John, both your brother and companion…”
THE REVELATION OF JESUS CHRIST I think it’s important before we start looking at the details of Revelation to get the big picture of this book. Billy Graham tells the story about going to the Louve museum in Paris and standing close to an impressionist painting. He couldn’t grasp
The book of Revelation is not a book about the future. Understanding the book of Revelation is understanding your future. It’s a book about your future. It’s not just some scientific study about what might happen next. It is a book about what will happen next! Prophecy is history
One of the great truths of scripture is that we must prepare ourselves while there is time to get ready. Unfortunately, the church has lost its end times urgency. The Bible clearly teaches that Jesus Christ will return! First will be the rapture of the church, and