"Maranatha" This Aramaic word, used once in the New Testament of the Bible, meaning “Lord, come,” is used in Paul’s closing words in his first letter to the Corinthians. In another letter written by Paul, after addressing the return of Christ, Paul wrote, “Encourage one another with these words.” Allow me to briefly do that … Continue reading Maranatha

“Behold, he is coming…”

"Behold, he is coming..." (Revelation 1:7) I read a post the other day written by a person vehemently lambasting those who hold to the promise of Jesus' second coming.  They wrote, "Never mind that every preacher has been peddling that 'we're now in the end times' bull-[crap] for 2,000 years now. And tragically, several billion … Continue reading “Behold, he is coming…”

“Behold, I Am Coming Soon”

Three times in the last chapter of our Bible Jesus makes the statement, “I am coming soon.” The reason I bring this up is because over the holidays my family went to the movies. During the previews, the following movies were advertised, one right after the other: “Son of God”, “Heaven is for Real,” and … Continue reading “Behold, I Am Coming Soon”