Mountain View Baptist Church

10.14.18

The Second Coming

The Second Coming

Series: Revelation

Speaker: Bill Knepper

Details:

I. Jesus returns just as He promised. (11-13)

A. Called Faithful and True, He comes to bring justice.

B. The names of Jesus reveal His glory and majesty.

  1. Hidden—only the Godhead knows, eternal Sonship.
  2. Word—The Word made flesh, the incarnation.
  3. King of Kings, Lord of Lords—The Ruler of all.

II. He is joined by the armies of Heaven. (14-16)

A. The saints—1 Thess 3:13; Col 3:4; 1 Cor 6:2,3

B. The angels—2 Thess 1:7; Mark 8:38; Matt 25:31

C. His purpose is to establish the rule of righteousness.

I. The cleansing of the earth begins.   (17-21)

A. Thousands of years of mercy are ended with swift justice.

B. The kings of the earth are gathered for war.

  1. They came to fight Israel. Ezek 38:14-23; 39:17-18
  2. But they end up fighting the Lord.

C. The earth is cleansed from evil.

Tags: eschatology, glory, jesus, jesús, john, revelation, visions