From Jesus to You
Speaker: Bill Knepper
- Jesus wants His church to know what will happen. (1:9-11)
- John is a companion in the trials and triumphs.
- John is called to write the prophecy.
- Jesus is leading His church from a position of power. (1:12-16)
- The seven golden lampstands are the churches.
- But among the lampstands is the Lord Jesus.
- long robe Ex 28:4; Eze 9:2 Priestly mercy
- golden sash Exod 28:40 Majestic beauty
- white hair/head Dan 7:9 Eternal wisdom
- eyes of fire Heb 4:13 Divine judgment
- feet of bronze Pure strength
- voice of waters Ezek 43:2 Glorious majesty
- seven stars Rev 1:20 Lord of the Church
- sword Heb 4:12 Divine truth
- face as the sun Matt 17:2 Divine glory
III. Jesus comforts His Own by controlling the future. (1:17-20)
- Fear is replaced with faith.
- The church must know wat is about to happen.
- The message is for those in Christ.
Tags: jesus, john, revelation, visions