The Light of Hope in a Dark Universe: Jesus Christ

With the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ, something remarkable has happened that has radically impacted world history, and forever altered the destiny of humankind for the better! We all know that this world is filled with suffering, death, injustice, pain, sorrow, and hurt. These things are universal to the human experience. Yet we…

The Existence of God and the Reality of Love

“In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.” – Genesis 1:1 (NASB) “…God is love.” – 1 John 4:8 (NASB) It has been said that (and I paraphrase) if you travel the world, you may not always find a bank. You may not always find a concert hall. You may not always find…

The Last Hour: A Warning and a Promise!

Dear children, this is the last hour; and as you have heard that the antichrist is coming, even now many antichrists have come. This is how we know it is the last hour. (1 John 2:18, NIV) Many of us who identify with the Christian faith are familiar with its central claims. Even those who…

Totality: My Experience of the Great American Eclipse

  On August 21, 2017, the United States of America witnessed what may be the most spectacular natural phenomenon visible to the human eye: a total solar eclipse. The event – dubbed the “Great American Eclipse” – was actually visible to some degree all across North America. But only those situated within the narrow “path…

Four Views of End-Time Bible Prophecy Part II: Amillennialism

In our last study we introduced four major positions associated with end-time Bible prophecy: amillennialism, postmillennialism, historic premillennialism, and dispensational premillennialism. Each of these four views contain with word millennialism in them, which identifies them as having a particular relationship to the prophecy of 1,000 years found in Revelation 20:1 – 4. The first of…

Four Views of End-Time Bible Prophecy: Part I

One of the challenges that many people face when dealing with end-time Bible prophecy is the multitude of views and positions on various prophetic themes. For example, some believe that the Rapture of the church will precede the rise of Antichrist and the tribulation period. Others feel that the church will go through the entire…