‘In heaven’, there’s ‘an open door’(Revelation 4:1). Who has opened heaven’s door for us? – Jesus Christ: ‘He only could unlock the gate of heaven, and let us in’, ‘Jesus loves me! He who died heaven’s gate to open wide; He will wash away my sin, let His little child come in’(Church Hymnary, 241,418). From […]Read More Catching A Glimpse Of Heaven
Revelation is a complex book, yet it is for ordinary people. Its theme is simple and straightforward: Jesus is Victor! There are many things we don’t understand, but there’s one thing we do know: God will have the last word. * Satan has a great deal to say about our lives. He is “the accuser […]Read More God Will Have The Last Word.
In Genesis 3:1, we read of ‘the serpent’. Here he is again – ‘that ancient serpent called the devil, or Satan’. *He is a powerful enemy. He ‘leads the whole world astray’. He is a determined enemy. ‘Day and night’, he is busy, accusing God’s children. * He is a defeated enemy. ‘They overcame him […]Read More Christ Has Won The Victory For Us. Let Us Claim His Victory By Faith.
Revelation 3:1-22 There are some doors which the Lord must open – ‘I have placed before you an open door that no-one can shut’ (8). There is a door which we must open – ‘Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone opens the door, I will come in…’ (20). Christ […]Read More Open Your Heart To The Lord Jesus Christ.
Revelation 18:1-19:10 We read of the fall of Babylon (18:2,10,16-17,19,21). We live in a time of sinful rebellion against God. This will be followed by the time of God’s holy judgment. What is God saying to His own people at this time? – ‘Come out of her, My people, so that you will not share […]Read More God Is Calling Us To Be Holy.
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.