Be an encourager
It seems that without the physical bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ, our faith is vain.
And it seems also that the Christian faith is absolutely dependent upon it.
And so, let's have Paul tell it:
12 Now if Christ be preached that he rose from the dead, how say some among you that there is no resurrection of the dead?
Now, this verse indicates that Christ was preached that He rose
One of the critical aspects of the "millennium" has to do with the beast in this verse:
4Then I saw thrones, and they sat on them, and judgment was given to them. And I saw the souls of those who had been beheaded because of their testimony of Jesus and because of the word of God, and those who had not worshiped the beast or his image, and had not received the mark on their forehead and on their hand; and they came to life and reigned with
Let's look closely at what the souls of martyrs are really asking for in Rev. 6:
9When the Lamb broke the fifth seal, I saw underneath the altar the souls of those who had been slain because of the word of God, and because of the testimony which they had maintained;
10and they cried out with a loud voice, saying, “How long, O Lord, holy and true, will You refrain from judging . . .
Stop right there.
The souls are asking about when
The Universe. Wow, what a concept. The Galaxies and endless space all operating on its own. WOW!
The Sun is burning and burning and burning for thousands of years now, with no fuel insight. WOW!
The Earth is spinning on its axes with no strings attached, perfectly balanced in space, rotating around a timeless burning ball of fire that provides heat and energy to sustain life on the planet. WOW!
OK lets look at life on the planet. We know that 114 elements
Laws are rules that we use to live by. Every person has a set of rules that they use to function in their life. Our rules are determined by a set of standards that we pick up along the journey of life. Each person that I have met over the past fifty years has a different variation to almost every law or rule. We have a lot of people that share similar standards and principles but they have a different way of addressing the same situation because of the rules that they apply to themselves. Laws are