“Who bare record of the word of God, and of the testimony of Jesus Christ, and of all things that he saw.” (Revelation 1:2) The Revelation message was “sent and signified” by Jesus’ angel unto John “Who bare record of the word of God…” John is stating plainly that this message is not something that … Read more Revelation Bares Record of the Word of God
“I was in the Spirit on the Lord’s day, and heard behind me a great voice, as of a trumpet,” (Revelations 1:10) “I was in the Spirit on the Lord’s day…” John was in the Spirit of worship in spite of being persecuted, because he felt privileged to suffer persecution for the Savior whom he … Read more Warned By the Great Gospel Trumpet that is Behind Us
“I am he that liveth, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive for evermore, Amen; and have the keys of hell and of death.” ( Revelations 1:18 ) Jesus overcame all sin and death by his resurrection: “behold, I am alive for evermore.” Consequently he has complete and full authority over hell: who will … Read more Jesus Has the Keys of Hell and Death
“He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the tree of life, which is in the midst of the paradise of God.” (Revelations 2:7) The “paradise of God” mentioned in verse 7 is the heavenly condition where God … Read more Do You Eat of the Tree of Life in Paradise?
“And to the angel of the church in Pergamos write; These things saith he which hath the sharp sword with two edges;” (Revelation 2:12) As already stated in the post regarding Revelation 1:16, the sharp two-edged sword represents the Word of God that proceeds from Jesus’ mouth: “For the word of God is quick, and … Read more Don’t Dare Modify the Word of God – the Sharp Two-edged Sword!
Repent; or else I will come unto thee quickly, and will fight against them with the sword of my mouth. (Revelation 2:16) He told them there were some things they needed to repent of! That means they needed to acknowledge the wrong they had allowed, ask for forgiveness of it, and turn away from it … Read more Repent, Or Jesus Will Come Against You With the Word of God!
“He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna, and will give him a white stone, and in the stone a new name written, which no man knoweth saving he that receiveth it.” Again (as he … Read more Are You Feasting On the Hidden Manna?
“But that which ye have already hold fast till I come.” (Revelation 2:25) Jesus is going to come eventually and execute judgment on this world’s spiritual condition. To you in spiritual Thyatira, don’t eat those false testimonies that are sacrificed to the selfishness of idolatry, and don’t commit spiritual fornication. And don’t allow that false … Read more Are You Holding Fast to the Word of God?
“And he shall rule them with a rod of iron; as the vessels of a potter shall they be broken to shivers: even as I received of my Father.” (Revelation 2:27) Jesus is quoting the scripture in Psalms 2:9 and is promising those that are true that they will rule, even in the same manner … Read more Are You Ruling With a "Rod of Iron" or Are You Broken By It
Finally in Revelation 3:12 Jesus promises that “I will write upon him my new name.” Where does Jesus write this “new name”? He writes it in the heart of those who are faithful and true, and that love and adore him. “And I saw heaven opened, and behold a white horse; and he that sat … Read more Is the Name "Jesus King and Lord" Written in Your Heart?
“So then because thou art lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will spue thee out of my mouth.” God does not accept half-hearted worship and service – only our very best. This was true in the beginning of time when God would only accept Abel’s sacrifice of his best, and rejected Cain’s sacrifice because … Read more I Will Spue Thee Out of My Mouth
“And before the throne there was a sea of glass like unto crystal…” ~ Revelation 4:6 Here it states that the “sea of glass” was “before the throne” of God. In Revelation verse 5 (in a previous post: “Is the Holy Spirit of God Revealing Jesus to Your Heart”) we already mentioned that “before the … Read more What Do You Look Like in the Sea of Glass?
“And I saw in the right hand of him that sat on the throne a book written within and on the backside, sealed with seven seals.” ~ Revelation 5:1 What is in the “right hand” denotes that which is the most precious to the one on the throne. This reveals to us how important to … Read more Jesus, the Word of God, is at the Right Hand of God!
“And I saw in the right hand of him that sat on the throne a book written within and on the backside, sealed with seven seals.” ~ Revelation 5:1 The seals are certainly on the book of the Revelation of Jesus Christ. We will also see that the seals are opened only to the one … Read more God Chooses to Seal Up the Book and to Open It Up
Again, the proclamation of the strong angel was: “Who is worthy to open the book, and to loose the seals thereof?” ~ Revelation 5:2 If there is any message that is clear from a true minister of God: it is the total unworthiness of any person or minister to reveal the fullness of God to … Read more Who is Worthy to Open the Book?
“And no man in heaven, nor in earth, neither under the earth, was able to open the book, neither to look thereon. And I wept much, because no man was found worthy to open and to read the book, neither to look thereon.” ~ Revelation 5:3-4 As stated earlier, when God seals something, no one … Read more No One is Worthy to Open and Understand God’s Word
“And he came and took the book out of the right hand of him that sat upon the throne.” ~ Revelation 5:7 Again, as stated in previous posts, the only one that God the Father counts as worthy to take the book, is his only begotten Son, the Lamb of God! “For the Father judgeth … Read more Jesus is the Only One at the Right Hand of the Throne of God
“And there went out another horse that was red: and power was given to him that sat thereon to take peace from the earth, and that they should kill one another: and there was given unto him a great sword.” The red horse rider has often been recognized and described as representing paganism. In particular … Read more The Great Sword of the Red Horse Rider
“And the fourth angel sounded, and the third part of the sun was smitten, and the third part of the moon, and the third part of the stars; so as the third part of them was darkened, and the day shone not for a third part of it, and the night likewise.” ~ Revelation 8:12 … Read more When a Third Part of the Sun, Moon, and Stars Become Dark
Lest anyone should think Jesus Christ uses carnal earthly weapons, let me first make clear how God has ordained a spiritual warfare to be fought. With spiritual weapons: through the love and mercy of God, and the Word of God. “For though we walk in the flesh, we do not war after the flesh: (For … Read more The King and Lord of all, has Conquered with his Army