What is the #1 prophetic sign? What sign more than any other points to the soon return of Jesus Christ? While any number of signs are present, I believe one stands out above all others. In fact, Jesus Himself told us what it is.
December 25th is Christmas, the traditional day when Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus. This time of year, movies, TV shows, lawn nativities, music, and Christmas plays tell the story of the baby in the manger.
A little less than 2,000 years ago, a Galilean man in the small province of Judea made one of the most bold and astounding prophecies in all of human history. He claimed His personal message of hope and redemption would be preached to the ends of the earth. When He made this claim, He was a Jewish carpenter on the outskirts of the ancient Roman Empire. Even in nearby Jerusalem, only a small number of people had heard His message.
With the 2016 presidential election less than a month away, the question I hear more often than any other is this – who should I vote for? I can’t recall an election in my lifetime where people have been so disturbed and conflicted in regard to their vote.
Learn about the counterfeit miracles of the Antichrist, a global ruler in the last days.
When it comes to the end times, the Bible is clear. A global government will rule the entire earth (Daniel 7:23). It will be more than another superpower. It will rule the whole world. This not only makes it different from past nations, kingdoms, and empires of the world - it makes it completely unique.
In a June 23rd referendum, the people of the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union (EU). The media labeled this British exit from the EU Brexit. The vote surprised some of those who study bible prophecy.
When Noah was building the Ark, his neighbors didn't believe a flood would come. But it came. And before Lot left Sodom and Gomorrah, the residents of those cities didn't believe fire would come from heaven and consume them. Likewise, many people today don't think God's judgment will come. But it will. And the nearness of global government is yet another sign.
Do you know where Satan is? Much of the world thinks Satan is a myth, a mere superstition. Others think of him as a cartoonish character - a man in a red suit, wielding a pitchfork, and tormenting people in the blazing fires of hell.