“Behold, he cometh with clouds…” (Revelations 1:7) Jesus will return again “in the clouds” on the final day, but Jesus has also already come “in the clouds” spiritually a number of times… and he will continue to come that way as long as there is a “cloud of witnesses” for him to come in. (Note: … Read more Jesus Has Already Come Many Times "in the Clouds"
“Unto the angel of the church of Ephesus write; These things saith he that holdeth the seven stars in his right hand, who walketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks;” (Revelations 2:1) Of all of the seven churches of Asia, Ephesus is addressed first, and Ephesus has the most mentioned about it in … Read more To Ephesus, From "Who Walketh in the Midst of the Seven…"
“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?
“Notwithstanding I have a few things against thee, because thou sufferest that woman Jezebel, which calleth herself a prophetess, to teach and to seduce my servants to commit fornication, and to eat things sacrificed unto idols.” (Revelation 2:20) Jezebel – who was she? She was the wicked Old Testament wife of King Ahab, the King … Read more Should Jezebel Be Honored as a Queen and Prophetess?
“I know thy works: behold, I have set before thee an open door, and no man can shut it: for thou hast a little strength, and hast kept my word, and hast not denied my name.” (Revelation 3:8) For the sixth (and second to last time) he states the fact: I know exactly where you … Read more Can God Open the Doors of Heaven For You?
Again, in Revelation 3:12 Jesus said he would not only give them the family name of “God” but he would also give them “the name of the city of my God, which is new Jerusalem, which cometh down out of heaven from my God…” He is speaking of the church as the spiritual Jerusalem. Spiritual Jerusalem … Read more The "City of My God" the New Jerusalem
“Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.” (Revelation 3:20) It is the Lord’s plan that our hearts be an epistle “known and read of all men” (II Cor 3:2-3). … Read more Will We Open Our Heart’s Door to Jesus?
“After this I looked, and, behold, a door was opened in heaven: and the first voice which I heard was as it were of a trumpet talking with me; which said, Come up hither, and I will shew thee things which must be hereafter.” (Revelation 4:1) Remember, the original message of Revelations was one continuous … Read more Come Up Through the Open Door in Heaven!
“And immediately I was in the Spirit: and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne.” ~ Revelation 4:2 Notice what “come up hither” (as mentioned in Revelation 4:1) meant: he had to respond by being in the spirit of worship; and once he was in the spirit, he spiritually … Read more When Worshiping in the Spirit, We See God on the Throne!
“And round about the throne were four and twenty seats: and upon the seats I saw four and twenty elders sitting, clothed in white raiment; and they had on their heads crowns of gold.” ~ Revelation 4:4 Here is the cloud spoken of in the comments and scriptures related to Revelation 4:3! The rainbow in … Read more Will You Sit Round the Throne of God?
“And they sung a new song, saying, Thou art worthy to take the book, and to open the seals thereof: for thou wast slain, and hast redeemed us to God by thy blood out of every kindred, and tongue, and people, and nation;” ~ Revelation 5:9 The expression “a new song” refers to the new … Read more Do You Know the New Song “Jesus Only is Worthy”?
“And I beheld, and I heard the voice of many angels round about the throne and the beasts and the elders: and the number of them was ten thousand times ten thousand, and thousands of thousands;” ~ Revelation 5:11 This is a heavenly vision experienced while John was still just a man on earth. The … Read more Do You Rejoice With the Angels Before the Throne in Heaven?
“Saying with a loud voice, Worthy is the Lamb that was slain to receive power, and riches, and wisdom, and strength, and honour, and glory, and blessing.” ~ Revelation 5:12 As already mentioned above in many scriptures, the saints are not quiet in praising the Lord. Why? Because Jesus is worthy of great praise and … Read more Only Jesus is Worthy of Glory and Honor!
“And the four beasts said, Amen. And the four and twenty elders fell down and worshiped him that liveth for ever and ever.” ~ Revelation 5:14 Notice! This humility and honor and worship given by those representing the ministry, apostles, and all the spiritual tribes of Israel (the true family of God) is what immediately … Read more Have We Fallen Down in Complete Consecration?
In the previous article we saw God’s two anointed witnesses: the Word of God and the Spirit of God, be totally disrespected by the spirit of hypocrisy. This type of total disrespect will kill the ability of any true conviction upon sinners. Consequently sinners will have no fear to become religious hypocrites who call themselves … Read more The Resurrection of the Two Witnesses
“The second woe is past; and, behold, the third woe cometh quickly.” ~ Revelation 11:14 The scriptures that follow start the third and final ”woe” of Revelation. And really, this last “woe” continues all the way through to the end of Revelation. For context to the reader: the three woes of Revelation started back in … Read more The Third and Final “Woe”
All other kingdoms of men will be destroyed within the hearts of God’s faithful and true. “And the seventh angel sounded; and there were great voices in heaven, saying, The kingdoms of this world are become the kingdoms of our Lord, and of his Christ; and he shall reign for ever and ever. And the … Read more 7th Trumpet Declaration: “only one kingdom will be left standing!”
It is commonly taught by many that the devil was a rebellious angel that God had to cast out of heaven. If you say something enough, people begin to believe it is actually scriptural, when in fact it is not! If you don’t believe me, will you be brave enough to simply read the scriptures … Read more Was the Devil a Fallen Angel Who Was Cast Out of Heaven?
A harlot church condition is one that is not completely faithful to only love and obey her faithful husband. “These will make war with the Lamb, and the Lamb will overcome them, for He is Lord of lords and King of kings; and those who are with Him are called, chosen, and faithful. Then he … Read more A Harlot Church Condition
“For her sins have reached unto heaven, and God hath remembered her iniquities.” ~ Revelation 18:5 The world is completely engulfed in sin and immorality because of its rebellion against God. But God still has great mercy reaching to them (if they will receive it) because most of them have never known Jesus Christ and … Read more Can Sin Be Found in Heavenly Places?
For a recent set of services that I preached, I created a presentation – overview on the Revelation of Jesus Christ. So today I thought it most appropriate to share it with you all in memory of the one who made it all possible. Here it is in a number of downloadable/presentation formats, whichever works … Read more Memorial Day – Honoring Jesus and His Faithful and True
“And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea. And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband.” ~ Revelation 21:1-2 The … Read more It is Done – Hypocrisy and Sin is Removed – the True Church is Revealed
“And there came unto me one of the seven angels which had the seven vials full of the seven last plagues, and talked with me, saying, Come hither, I will shew thee the bride, the Lamb’s wife.” ~ Revelation 21:9 Not everyone can reveal the true church. It takes an angel minister that is anointed … Read more It Takes a Judgement Messenger to Fully Reveal the Church
In the final chapter of Revelation, the final vision of the church is shown, emphasizing the life flowing river of God, flowing from her. What this clearly shows is that when the Revelation of Jesus Christ fully happens, and all the self-protective notions and agendas of men’s church identities are removed, then the river of … Read more The City of Living Waters – The Final Vision of the Church in Revelation
In the days of Jesus on Earth and the early church, Judaism was divided into several different groups, each of which had its own views concerning the true Jewish way of life. On the other hand, certain basic Jewish beliefs were common to them all. At that time there existed: Sadducees, Pharisees, Essenes, and Zealots. … Read more Overcoming Denominationalism and Divisive Groups – In the Days of Jesus on Earth