Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Revelation 11 june 10 2012 sermon slides (1)

Related Audiobooks

Free with a 30 day trial from Scribd

See all
  • Be the first to comment

Revelation 11 june 10 2012 sermon slides (1)

  1. 1. D. L. Moody(1837-1899)
  2. 2. Isaiah 8:3-4Then the Lord said to me, “Callhis name Maher-shalal-hash-baz; 4 for before the boy knowshow to cry ‘My father’ or ‘Mymother,’ the wealth of Damascusand the spoil of Samaria will becarried away before the king ofAssyria.”
  3. 3. Chp. 1 Chp. 2-3 Chps. 4-22 “Things which “Things “Things which will take place” you have which seen” are” Vision of Christ Vision of ConsummationTheophany Talks Tribulations Triumph Together!
  4. 4. God’s Judgments Unleashedin Three Movements . . . The 7 Seal Judgments – the 7thcontaining . . .  The 7 Trumpet Judgments – the 7th containing . . .  The 7 Bowl Judgments
  5. 5. Two “Prophetic Pauses” . . .The first between the 6th and 7th sealjudgment (chapter 7)The second between the 6th and 7thtrumpet judgment (10:1-11:14).
  6. 6. The second “prophetic pause” (10:1-11:14) Revelation 11:1-14The Temple and a Yardstick (vv. 1-2) Two Unusual Witnesses (vv. 3-14)
  7. 7. Rev. 11: The Temple & the YardstickRevelation 11:1-2Then I was given a measuring rod like astaff, and I was told, “Rise and measurethe temple of God and the altar andthose who worship there, but do notmeasure the court outside the temple;leave that out, for it is given over to thenations, and they will trample the holycity for forty-two months.”
  8. 8. Rev. 11: The Temple & the Yardstick1. The Temple is simply a symbol of the people of God.
  9. 9. Rev. 11: The Temple & the YardstickEphesians 2:19-21So then you are. . .built on the foundationof the apostles and prophets, Christ Jesushimself being the cornerstone, in whomthe whole structure, being joinedtogether, grows into a holy temple in theLord.
  10. 10. Rev. 11: The Temple & the Yardstick1. The Temple is simply a symbol of the people of God.2. The Temple is a reference to a rebuilt temple in Jerusalem.
  11. 11. “We shall continue our struggleuntil the Israeli flag is flying from the Dome of the Rock!”
  12. 12. Rev. 11: The Temple & the Yardstick1. The Temple is simply a symbol of the people of God.2. The Temple is a reference to a rebuilt temple in Jerusalem.
  13. 13. Rev. 11: The Temple & the Yardstick1. A distinction is made between “those who worship” in the temple and the temple itself.Revelation 11:1b“Rise and measure the temple of God andthe altar and those who worship there...”
  14. 14. Rev. 11: The Temple & the Yardstick1. A distinction is made between “those who worship” in the temple and the temple itself.2. From my understanding of other passages, there appears to be a temple in Jerusalem when the Antichrist is present.
  15. 15. Rev. 11: The Temple & the YardstickDaniel 9:27He will confirm a covenant with many forone ‘seven.’ In the middle of the‘seven’ he will put an end to sacrifice andoffering. And on a wing of the temple hewill set up an abomination that causesdesolation, until the end that is decreed ispoured out on him.
  16. 16. Rev. 11: The Temple & the YardstickMatthew 24:15, 21“So when you see standing in the holyplace ‘the abomination that causesdesolation,’ spoken of through the prophetDaniel—let the reader understand—then letthose who are in Judea flee to the mountains. . . For then there will be great distress,unequaled from the beginning of the worlduntil now—and never to be equaled again.
  17. 17. Rev. 11: The Temple & the Yardstick2 Thessalonians 2:3-4Don’t let anyone deceive you in any way,for that day will not come until . . . theman of lawlessness is revealed, the mandoomed to destruction. He will opposeand will exalt himself over everything thatis called God or is worshiped, so that hesets himself up in God’s temple,proclaiming himself to be God.
  18. 18. Rev. 11: The Temple & the Yardstick1. A distinction is made between “those who worship” in the temple and the temple itself.2. From my understanding of other passages, there appears to be a temple in Jerusalem when the Antichrist is present.
  19. 19. “John’s measuring is best understood assignifying ownership, defining the parameters of God’s possession.” (John MacArthur)
  20. 20. Rev. 11: The Temple & the YardstickRevelation 11:1-2Then I was given a measuring rod like astaff, and I was told, “Rise and measurethe temple of God and the altar andthose who worship there, but do notmeasure the court outside the temple;leave that out, for it is given over to thenations, and they will trample the holycity for forty-two months.”
  21. 21. “This measuring signifiedsomething good. . .it is best to seeit as God’s measuring off Israel for salvation and His special protection, preservation, and favor. The prophecies yet to be given to John will distinguishbetween God’s favor toward Israel and His wrath on the world.” (John MacArthur)
  22. 22. The second “prophetic pause” (10:1-11:14) Revelation 11:1-14The Temple and a Yardstick (vv. 1-2) Two Unusual Witnesses (vv. 3-14)
  23. 23. Rev. 11: Two Unusual WitnessesRevelation 11:3-4 ”And I will give power to my twowitnesses, and they will prophesy for1,260 days, clothed in sackcloth.” 4 Theseare the two olive trees and the twolampstands that stand before the Lord ofthe earth.
  24. 24. Rev. 11: Two Unusual WitnessesRevelation 11:5-6If anyone tries to harm them, fire comes fromtheir mouths and devours their enemies. Thisis how anyone who wants to harm them mustdie. These men have power to shut up thesky so that it will not rain during the time theyare prophesying; and they have power to turnthe waters into blood and to strike the earthwith every kind of plague as often as theywant.
  25. 25. Rev. 11: Two Unusual WitnessesRevelation 11:7-8Now when they have finished theirtestimony, the beast that comes up fromthe Abyss will attack them, and overpowerand kill them. Their bodies will lie in thestreet of the great city, which is figurativelycalled Sodom and Egypt, where also theirLord was crucified.
  26. 26. Rev. 11: Two Unusual WitnessesRevelation 11:9-10For three and a half days men from everypeople, tribe, language and nation willgaze on their bodies and refuse themburial. The inhabitants of the earth willgloat over them and will celebrate bysending each other gifts, because thesetwo prophets had tormented those wholive on the earth.
  27. 27. Rev. 11: Two Unusual WitnessesRevelation 11:11-12But after the three and a half days a breathof life from God entered them, and theystood on their feet, and terror struck thosewho saw them. Then they heard a loudvoice from heaven saying to them, “Comeup here.” And they went up to heaven in acloud, while their enemies looked on.
  28. 28. Rev. 11: Two Unusual WitnessesRevelation 11:13At that very hour there was a severeearthquake and a tenth of the citycollapsed. Seven thousand people werekilled in the earthquake, and the survivorswere terrified and gave glory to the God ofheaven.
  29. 29. Rev. 11: Two Unusual WitnessesRevelation 11:13At that very hour there was a severeearthquake and a tenth of the citycollapsed. Seven thousand people werekilled in the earthquake, and the survivorswere terrified and gave glory to the God ofheaven.
  30. 30. Rev. 11: Two Unusual Witnesses WHO are they??3 Major Categories of the Differing Views1. Symbolic2. Corporate (10 different groups suggested)3. Literal (10 different combinations of men suggested)
  31. 31. Rev. 11: Two Unusual WitnessesRevelation 11:6 These men have power to shut up thesky so that it will not rain during the timethey are prophesying; and they havepower to turn the waters into blood andto strike the earth with every kind ofplague as often as they want.
  32. 32. Rev. 11: Two Unusual WitnessesDeuteronomy 29:29The secret things belong to the Lord ourGod, but the things revealed belong to usand to our children forever, that we mayfollow all the words of this law.
  33. 33. Rev. 11: Two Unusual WitnessesRevelation 11:14The second woe has passed; the third woeis coming soon.
  34. 34. 1. God knows his own and willalways be with us! Therefore his eyenever leaves us, his hand is alwaysupon us, his heart is ever for us!
  35. 35. Are you one of HIS? Do you belong to Christ?John 1:12-13But to all who did receive him, whobelieved in his name, he gave the right tobecome children of God, who wereborn, not of blood nor of the will of theflesh nor of the will of man, but of God.
  36. 36. 1. God knows his own and willalways be with us! Therefore his eyenever leaves us, his hand is alwaysupon us, his heart is ever for us!
  37. 37. 2. God will never leave himselfwithout a witness!Acts 1:8But you will receive power when the HolySpirit comes on you; and you will be mywitnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judeaand Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.
  38. 38. 2. God will never leave himselfwithout a witness!So if you fail to be the witness God iscalling you to be … God will workthrough another. But WHY miss thejoy of pointing others to Christ? Whymiss out on life’s greatest calling?
  39. 39. Determine here and now --- that you willintentionally, with God’s help, pointsomeone to Christ this week!

    Be the first to comment

    Login to see the comments

  • lhandg

    Mar. 31, 2018

Views

Total views

657

On Slideshare

0

From embeds

0

Number of embeds

97

Actions

Downloads

6

Shares

0

Comments

0

Likes

1

×