Christ invites us to ‘come’ (Revelation 6:1,3,5,7) – and look at things through His eyes. With Him, we look at earth. With Him, we look at heaven. Troubled world, tremendous worship – These are the things we see when we look through the eyes of our Lord Jesus Christ. Our world is deeply troubled. Heaven’s […]Read More Looking At Things Through Christ’s Eyes
Revelation 16:1-17:8 We live in an unbelieving and rebellious world – ‘they refused to repent and glorify Him’. In an increasingly hostile environment, we must seek to maintain our faithful’ testimony’. There are many who take delight in sin. They rebel against God. They take pleasure in persecuting the people of God: ‘They will make […]Read More Christ Has Given Us The Victory.
Our Saviour is ‘Faithful and True’. He is ‘the Word of God’. He is our ‘Lord’ and ‘King’ (Revelation 19:11,13,16). We are invited to ‘come’ to Him. The invitation – ‘Come, gather together for the great supper of God’ – is a call to come to Christ (Revelation 19:17). We come to Christ so that […]Read More Come To Christ And Reign With Him.
Real gold and fool’s gold – What a difference there is between the two! In Revelation 8:3, we read about real gold. In Revelation 9:7, we read about something which ‘looked like crowns of gold.’There is a difference between the real thing and the counterfeit. There is a challenge for us here – in connection […]Read More Saved By Christ, Let Us Serve Him.
Every church in every nation and every generation has so much to learn from ‘what the Spirit says to the churches’ (Revelation 2:7,11,17,29). Christ is to be our ‘first love’. We are not to ‘abandon’ Him. We are to ‘keep right on to the end of the road’ – ‘faithful until death’ (Revelation 2:4,10). We […]Read More Let Your Commitment To Christ Be Very Definite.
Revelation 14:1-15:8 With ‘patient endurance’, we are to ‘obey God’s commandments and remain faithful to Jesus’ (12). This will not be easy. Satan will do all that he can to defeat us. How can we be ‘victorious’ over him? We must rejoice in all that God has done for His people, Israel. He delivered them […]Read More Through Christ, We Are “More Than Conquerors.”
‘In heaven’, there’s ‘an open door’ – This is the great declaration with which Revelation 4 begins. This ‘open door in heaven’ speaks to us of the great love God has for us. We sing about the opening of heaven’s door when we sing the well-known hymns, There is a green hill and Jesus loves […]Read More Revelation 4-5