December 18th 2021
THE SCOPE OF ESCHATOLOGY
While many people have only ever heard of the term eschatology as it relates to what the Bible describes about certain apocalyptic events at the end of the age, eschatology actually has a much broader scope than this. “Eschatology” is based on the Greek word eschatos which means- last, end. In this sense it not only involves the often highly speculative guess-gaming that pre-occupies Bible Prophecy teachers, but it also engages the theological prowess of those seeking to understand what God has revealed in His Word about our end — that is, what happens to a person after their life ends. In this sense, eschatology has a very pastoral role which I would encourage those involved in pastoral ministry to focus more of the Biblical research on rather than in the speculative varieties often grounded more in conspiracy theories than sound exegesis of God’s Word…[More]
6th May 2020
IS THE CORONA VIRUS SETTING THE STAGE FOR THE END OF THE WORLD PROPHECIES TO BE FULFILLED?
There has been much speculation about how the Corona-virus (COVID-19) could be one of the prophesied Biblical “last days” plagues setting the stage for the rise of the Antichrist, the mark of the beast, the unleashing of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, and the final battle of Armageddon. Such speculation has more to do with how we are meant to read and understand our Bibles than about how far we can read our present day events into the ancient Biblical text. Ultimately this kind of speculation leads to a lot of confusion!
This is why I am inviting people to read – The Most Embarrassing Verse In The Bible which might clear up their confusion and help them to see that divine love should never be confused with divine approval and acceptance… [READ MORE]