God’s original purpose for His creation will become reality with renewal of the universe and His people and our eternal dwelling. It ends with a cry for Jesus the King to return!
When God acts in the final day of judgement for the earth, He remembers mercy!
God has always warned of a final day of judgement for the earth. Jesus is the executor of His wrath. But in wrath He remembers mercy!
The Lamb of God has the unique right (is worthy) to execute God’s Holy judgement.
Introduction to Revelation: The central theme is “The revelation of Jesus Christ”. The glorified Lamb revealed as He now is – the King of kings.
Jesus speaks to an affluent church who had lost their love for Christ. Jesus reacts to this in a surprising way and invites each one to renew their love.
The church at Philadelphia was weak, but Christ encourages them to reach out
Thyatira: “The active church” but was permissive, tolerating sin.
This week we examine what Jesus has to say to us through his letter to the church of Pergamos.