Lectures

Revelation 22:6-21

Jesus concludes the Revelation with warnings & promises to overcomers Lecture Aim: Overcomers PERSEVERE by envisioning the second coming of Jesus Christ   The Second Coming: 1. The What (Rev 22:6-7) Principle 1: Overcomers PRIORITIZE the spectacular return of the King 2. The When (Rev 22:8-11) Principle 2: Overcomers live knowing Jesus’ return is IMMINENT

02 May 2016
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Revelation: Heaven

We pause for a week to examine what Scripture teaches us of Heaven Lecture Aim: The most heavenly-minded are the MOST earthly good   1. Misperceptions of Heaven Principle 1: The great joy of heaven is Christ Himself 2. Hope of Heaven Principle 2: Heaven is our best life THEN 3. Life Before Heaven Principle

26 Apr 2016
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Revelation 21:9 – 22:5

John sees New Jerusalem descend & the river of life within Lecture Aim: Envisioning our union with God NOW ensures we’ll enjoy it forever   The New Jerusalem: 1. What’s There (21:9-21) Principle 1: Jesus makes His people beautiful to the Father 2. What’s Missing (21:22-27) Principle 2: When we focus on the majesty of

18 Apr 2016
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Revelation 20:11 – 21:8

John sees the dead judged & the New Jerusalem descend Lecture Aim: The new earth is only for those who thirst for Christ   1. Meet Your Maker (20:11-15) Principle 1: We are justified by faith but judged by our works 2. Heaven on Earth (21:1-8) Principle 2: Those who thirst for Christ will inherit

11 Apr 2016
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Revelation 20:1-10

John sees Jesus reign for 1000 years & the devil judged Lecture Aim: The eternal destiny of believers is to rule and reign with Jesus Christ   1. Satan Bound (20:1-3) Principle 1: God is sovereign & Satan is infinitely NOT 2. Resurrected Reign (20:4-6) Principle 2: Those who surrender their lives to Christ will

04 Apr 2016
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Revelation 19

Heaven praises the Lamb’s wedding & judgment of His enemies Lecture Aim: Nothing glorifies God like the judgment of the world   1. The Feast of Worship (19:1-5) Principle 1: Judgement of the world removes a threat to our joy in Christ 2. The Feast of the Lamb (19:6-10) Principle 2: Judgement of the world

21 Mar 2016
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Revelation 18

John sees the redeemed rejoice & the world lament fallen Babylon Lecture Aim: If we don’t flee from Babylon we’ll perish with Babylon   1. The Command to Flee (18:1-8) Principle 1: The worldly trust in wealth & self while the godly trust in Christ 2. The Command to Rejoice (18:9-20) Principle 2: The worldly

14 Mar 2016
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Revelation 17

John sees the dismal fate of the beast-riding whore Lecture Aim: Worldliness is the greatest threat to your soul   1. The Seductive Whore (17:1-6) Principle 1: Evil dresses up to look so good 2. The Angel’s Explanation (17:7-14) Principle 2: The world has one purpose: to draw us away from Christ 3. The Harlot’s

07 Mar 2016
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Revelation: Justice & Mercy of God

We pause for a week to examine God’s justice & mercy Lecture Aim: Nothing’s more relevant than the mercy of God because of the wrath of God   1. The Truth About God (2 Sam 6:1-7) Principle 1: God’s holiness will destroy you if not taken seriously 2. The Truth About Wrath Principle 2: Wrath

29 Feb 2016
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Revelation 15-16

John witnesses 7 bowls poured representing final judgement of God. Lecture Aim: God’s final judgment will receive your deepest praise or your eternal scorn   1. The Final Exodus (Rev 15) Principle 1: Final deliverance of the repentant requires final judgment of the unrepentant 2. The Final Refusal (Rev 16:1-14) Principle 2: When God removes

22 Feb 2016
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