Monthly Archives: October 2017

October 28, 2017: Day 69 – Revelation 14

So, if you are wondering where the image of the grim reaper came into being, you have just discovered it.  Pretty grim, isn’t it?  I find it interesting that the people of God, those who follow the Lamb, who is … Continue reading

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October 27, 2017: Day 68 – Revelation 13

These are the verses where we get the idea that 666 is the number of the beast.  This is where it originates and it speaks about all of humanity having to put a number on their forehead because the beast makes them.  … Continue reading

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October 26, 2017: Day 67 – Revelation 12

Surprisingly this is not a difficult chapter to decipher.  Think about Jesus, and Mary, and the church, and the historical accounts that took place in Scripture.  We have a woman who is about to give birth and a dragon that … Continue reading

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October 25, 2017: Day 66 – Revelation 11

Do you measure up?  Some of you may remember a yard stick that was given out to the church many, many years ago.  It was definitely BB (Before Bob), but they were long and red and had that double meaning … Continue reading

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October 24, 2017, Day 65 – Revelation 10

The sweetness and bitterness of God’s Word is depicted in this chapter.  It is similar to saying that God’s Word is like a two edged sword.  We find that imagery in Hebrews 4:12 where we see that God’s Word is … Continue reading

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October 23, 2017: Day 64 – Revelation 9

I can’t really say much about this chapter except I don’t like locusts.  We see locusts as one of the most dreaded enemies of the Israelites throughout Scripture.  We find them in Exodus 10, Judges 6 and 7, Jeremiah 46, … Continue reading

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October 22, 2017: Day 63 – Revelation 8

Just so that we don’t completely turn the page on this book of the Bible and think it is too frightening let me point out a couple things that might be of interest.  If you go to vs. 8 you … Continue reading

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October 21, 2017: Day 62 – Revelation 7

This chapter and chapter 14 contain the number 144,000.  You need to know that the Jehovah’s Witnesses believe that this number literally represents those who are “anointed” and will make it into heaven.  It is a tragically small number and … Continue reading

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October 20, 2017: Day 61 – Revelation 6

So it is chapters like these in Revelation that make people afraid to read Revelation.  Do me a favor and read Joel 2 and you will see a marked similarity.  So we are all looking forward to heaven, right?  Absolutely … Continue reading

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October 19, 2017: Day 60 – Revelation 5

So if you find yourself in a situation where you are beaten down on a daily basis you need to hear some encouragement and you need to hear that you will one day win.  Revelation is a letter written to … Continue reading

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