Sermons on End Times

Sermons on End Times

What We Know for Sure About the End

Daniel 12:1-13 While we may be uncertain regarding the timing of the end, God is clear regarding the testing leading up to that end. Daniel’s final vision provides a vague progression of events accompanied by a clear expectation for His followers. There is coming a time when 2020 will feel like the glory days. God has concealed certain details about what we want to know, but He has undoubtedly given us what we need to know. 1. Things will get worse before they get better (12:1). To follow Jesus in this…

Even the Antichrist Has a Term Limit

Daniel 11:1-45 Daniel foresaw a clear progression of prideful rulers culminating in the reign of the Antichrist. For all the power amassed by God’s opponents throughout history, their end will be sudden and sure. Some scholars believe that over 130 precise details about the future were foreseen in Daniel 11. The detailed nature of the vision gives us hope in our God, who is sovereign overall. Persia & Greece (1-4) The Persian Empire ensured God’s people returned to Jerusalem (2).…

Make Way for the Coming King

Daniel 7:1-28 Daniel’s frightening vision of future kings alarmed him until he beheld the coming King who would reign forever. Amid polarizing politicians and combative kingdoms, our great hope is in the true King who is on His way. Rules for Apocalyptic Literature Apocalyptic literature is a vision of the future to give believers hope in the present. Focus on what is certain, but don’t obsess about what is left unclear. Be careful of anyone who claims more precise knowledge…

No One Has Jesus’ Return Date on the Calendar

People have attempted to predict the end times, but Jesus assured that no one will know the precise time. While we don’t have the exact details of Christ’s return, we can hold the certain reality of His return by faith. Mark 13:24-37 24 “But in those days, after that tribulation, the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light, 25 and the stars will be falling from heaven, and the powers in the heavens will be shaken. 26 And…

It’s the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)

Providing the people with signs of the times, Jesus prepared them for coming persecution. Jesus taught on the coming end times, not to increase our anxiety in the future, but to increase our activity in the present. Mark 13:1-23 13 And as he came out of the temple, one of his disciples said to him, “Look, Teacher, what wonderful stones and what wonderful buildings!” 2 And Jesus said to him, “Do you see these great buildings? There will not be left here…