The “Non-Prophet” on: The Signs of the Times

Matthew 24 3 Later, Jesus sat on the Mount of Olives. His disciples came to him privately and said, “Tell us, when will all this happen? What sign will signal your return and the end of the world?” 4 Jesus told them, “Don’t let anyone mislead you, 5 for many will come in my name, […]

5 Keys to Understanding the Book of Revelation: KEY# 4

KEY#4: REVELATION IS WRITTEN CHRONOLOGICALLY In previous posts we’ve looked at the first three keys. (1.) (2.) (3.) — and today we’ll look at the fourth key. Many Christians don’t realize that Revelation is written chronologically (with a few parenthetical sections that provide further detail). This was eye opening to me the first time I realized it. There […]

5 Keys to Understanding the Book of Revelation: KEY# 3

KEY#3: THE SYMBOLS ARE EASIER TO UNDERSTAND THAN YOU THINK In the last post we looked at the importance of using a literal interpretation when studying the book of Revelation. We highlighted the important adage, “If the plain sense makes sense, then seek no other sense, or you will end up in nonsense.” The logical question then is, “What if the […]

5 Keys to Understanding the Book of Revelation: KEY #2

KEY#2: INTERPRET THE BOOK OF REVELATION LITERALLY Many people over the centuries since John wrote the book of Revelation (around 95 AD) have allegorized various aspects of the book to mean a host of different things. This history and approach to the book confuses people because if we allegorize the book of Revelation it loses it’s meaning.  People can put […]

5 Keys to Understanding the Book of Revelation: KEY# 1

The Book of Revelation can be intimidating and unfamiliar even for Christians if they haven’t had the opportunity to study it. As Dr. Henry Morris and other prophecy experts have said, “The book of Revelation is not hard to understand. It’s just hard to believe.” If we believe the first verse of the Bible, than approaching the book […]