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The Revelation Epic: Preparing Youth Groups for Earth"s Final Days

A Creative Study of Revelation 5-22 (Empowered Youth Products)
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To prepare and guide you as you open up this book, let's try to explain the book of Revelation by looking at 5 specific key issues and facts.

Photo Credit: ©Getty Images/Design Pics : Aaron Berry. In the time of the apostle John, who wrote this book under the inspiration of Jesus Christ (Revelation Revelation [1] The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave to him, to show to his servants things which must shortly come to pass; and he sent and signified it by his angel to his servant John: [2] Who bore record of the word of.

If we want to welcome His return, first we have to know how the Lord will really come in the last days—this is crucial. In fact, there are prophecies in the Bible about another way that the Lord will come, not just coming on a cloud as you mentioned.

For example, there’s Revelation ‘Behold, I come as a thief. Give them time to review 1 Nephi 20–21 and list under each heading how Isaiah’s prophecies apply to these groups.

FOR YOUTH: To Participate in the Gathering: A Commitment by Covenant “Here on earth, missionary work is crucial to the gathering of Israel. The gospel was to be taken first to the “lost sheep of the house of Israel.”. John saw three angels, each proclaiming a message to the earth’s inhabitants.

The first angel brought “the everlasting gospel” to the nations of the earth (Revelation ).Many latter-day prophets have taught that the angel represents Moroni (see D&C ; –39).The angel may also represent a composite of the many heavenly messengers, including Moroni, who have assisted in the.

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The Bible describes events and conditions that would mark “the conclusion of the [current] system of things,” or “the end of the world.” (Matthew ; King James Version) The Bible calls this time period “the last days” and the “time of the end,” or “end times.” (2 Timothy ; Daniel 8: 19; Easy-to-Read Version) The following are some outstanding features of last-days, or.

The Holy Spirit in the Last Days (Joel 2, James 5, Revelation 3) Print this lesson | Bookmark/Share: We have this picture in Joel of the church of the last days being on fire with the Holy Spirit. We have this symbolism in James about the Holy Spirit coming as the "latter rain" to prepare the harvest.

This on-fire group brings in the. Some preachers were quick to suggest that the last days were indeed upon us. The sales of Bibles and end-times books and commentaries shot up overnight. Some people began stocking up on food, buying gas masks, and preparing for the worst.” In the vast Complete Idiot’s Guide series, only one volume has been dedicated solely to a book of the.

LONGER ANSWER: John the Apostle seems to have experienced the Book of Revelation as a single vision. At least, that is how it is presented to us.

Having said that, The Book of Revelation is made up of 20 individual segments, that are chronological WITHIN each vision segment. And, it’s clear that some segments overlap each other.

Every human being today lives at the nexus of the old and the new. 1 The “end times” or "last days" are already and not yet. Like the Early Church, we find ourselves living in that tension of. A heart-wrenching story of a young girl set during the Tribulation, SCARS chronicles the beginning of the End of the World, as earth-shattering events lead up to the Apocalypse as foretold in the Bible.

Following SCARS is the captivating sequel in this epic end-times series torn from the pages of Revelation. Part One—The Interpretation of Revelation Why study the book of Revelation.

Why is it important.

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17 What are the four main views of Revelation. 19 What are some of the keys to interpreting Revelation, especially all the symbols. 25 Are the numbers and time periods in Revelation literal.

33 What is the outline of the book. Tell students that the Lord has taken great care to make the book of Revelation available to us. Encourage them to study it carefully.

Note: See “The Book of Revelation” in The Life and Teachings of Jesus and His Apostles (pp. –21) for a more detailed overview of the book of Revelation to help you study and teach this book. Revelation. Revelation is the last book of the Bible and is a prophetic book.

It forecasts the apocalypse, which means the final destruction of the world with events of catastrophic scale. Part of the Earth’s judgments happen through a world dictator Bible Scholars refer to as the Antichrist.

It is the last one that results in the resurrection from the dead. There is only one place in the Bible where such a series of trumpets is described. It is in the Book of Revelation. Revelation is not an easy book to interpret, and in fact, I think most Bible teachers try to over-interpret the book.

They explain far too much. This is just one of many references that indicate we will be going through a time of tribulation until Jesus Christ comes back (see JohnRomansRevelation ). JOEL 1. This whole chapter (Joel ) relates to a terrible and destructive locust plague that came upon Israel, particularly Judah, a disaster so overwhelming that no escape was fact of it is dramatically stated (); the prophet's admonition to the people is given in three terse commandments: (1) "Awake "(), (2) "Lament" (Joel ), and (3) "Gird yourselves with sackcloth.

Author Elaine Pagels includes here discussion of not only John of Patmos's Book of Revelations, so well-known from the New Testament, but also discussion of the numerous revelation texts found at Nag Hammadi in Upper Egypt in These are the so-called gnostic or apocryphal texts expunged by order of Egyptian bishop Athanasius in the 4th century C.E.

The first Christians were blessed for obeying Revelation () and the book is described as an unsealed (or open) book, even for people living in John’s day (). When it comes to reading Revelation, the tendency is to ignore the first Christians and jump directly to God’s message for us.

Nations will turn from building instruments of war to creating machinery conducive to peace (Isaiah Isaiah [2] And it shall come to pass in the last days, that the mountain of the LORD's house shall be established in the top of the mountains, and shall be exalted above the hills; and all nations shall flow to it.

The book of Revelation begins with Jesus' presence with His church in the days in which John was writing his prophecy.

It then turns its focus to the last days of planet Earth, as we know it, and ultimately ends with Jesus' final victory over Satan and his demons, and the establishment of the new heaven and new earth, where the Lamb, the Son of Reviews: 7. The primary books of the Bible pertaining to end times prophecy are the book of Daniel, the book of Ezekiel and the book of Revelation.

Though a challenging area of study, Eschatology helps believers understand the prophetic passages of Scripture and how to live the Christian life in preparation for the end times. The last days are indicated by the revelation of God to men through his own Son rather than through the prophets.

So according to the New Testament, the “last days” began with the first coming of Jesus. To criticize such language in light of the fact that about two millennia have transpired since then is to miss the point of this description.

Even so, Amen (Revelation ). Or, in other words: “ prepare for the revelation which is to come, when the veil of the covering of my temple, in my tabernacle, which hideth the earth, shall be taken off, and all flesh shall see me together.” That is the.

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Book of Revelation is a unique portion of the New Testament. Unlike the other Books found in the latter part of the Bible, the Book of Revelation is not presented as a historical document or an instructional discussion, but is essentially a prophetic book, intended to deliver a glimpse of upcoming history that affects the happenings of the church.

The purpose of the book is to open readers’ eyes to the times we are living in and to introduce study of the Bible, and the Book of Revelation, in particular.

Creative and unique, this book was written to encourage and prepare all to understand End Time prophecy and biblical study, procuring a position of readiness for the days to s: 3. The sixth in a series on an overview of the book of Revelation. This sermon focuses on Revelation 17 The Holy Spirit in the Last Days: Revelation SSSH - The Holy Spirit: God's church must consecrate itself before God to prepare for the latter rain of the Holy Spirit dur When Tribulation Comes: Revelation Pastor Doug's.

Jones, the Texas church youth director, cited Revelationwhich warns about "seven angels with seven plagues." "I don't think posting things of that nature is to spread fear, ". The Call of the Trumpets: A Wake-Up Call to the End Time Generation - Ebook written by Adriaan Lens Van Rijn.

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The images in Revelation have a foundation in prophetic books of the scriptures. By connecting Revelation to the Old Testament prophecies I believe we can understand the book as the first century audience did.

Revelation Made Clear walks through the book of Revelation looking for the clearest and most natural understanding of the book. Inthe Lamb, Jesus, breaks the last remaining closure to the scroll. Once this scroll is opened, the wheels of God's judgment will speed up, preparing the way for the Second Coming of Christ to earth and the end.

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Brown, Craig S. Keener Mar ; E-Book. The Last Days according to Jesus, Repackaged Edition R. C. Sproul Oct ; E-Book. A Case for.The Revenge of Seven - Ebook written by Pittacus Lore. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

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