What Does The Day of the Lord Mean? When Will the Day of the Lord Come?

When you hear about the Day of the Lord, what do you think it means?  When does the Bible say it will occur?The Day of the Lord There is so much in the Bible, from the Old Testament to the New about the “Day of the Lord” and it’s sometimes simply called “the Day” or “that Day” so we’ll explore what this means and try to find out when that day might come.  For those who step out of this life without Christ, their “day of the Lord” is the very next moment after they die so it’s critical to get … [Read more...]

What Does the Judgment Seat of Christ Mean in the Bible?

Everyone must stand before Christ someday to give an account for their life.  What is the Judgment Seat of Christ and what does it mean?Two Different Judgment Seats Christians may not know this yet but they go through two different judgments.  When they repent and believe in Christ, they have been judged already for their sins and been made or declared righteous before God because of Christ (2 Cor 5:21) and they now have peace with God (Rom 5:1).  Those who have refused to repent and be … [Read more...]

What Is The Meaning of the Term Apocalypse in Relation to the Bible?

What is Apocalypse

Maybe you’ve heard the word “apocalypse” but what does it mean in relation to the Bible?Definition of Apocalypse The secular definition of apocalypse or the way in which the world uses this word without referring to the Bible is that it means some event of cataclysmic proportion or some event that causes great destruction or loss or something that creates great fear as a result of a great disaster.  Something such as a sudden nuclear war or worldwide destructive war might be considered an ap … [Read more...]

Why and When Did Satan Fall From Heaven?

What was the reason that Satan fell from heaven?  When did this fall occur?Pride Comes Before the Fall Proverbs 16:19 says “Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.”  God declares that “I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech” (Prov 8:13) and “When pride comes, then comes disgrace” (Prov 11:2).  One thing is for sure, if a person is full of pride and lifted up, there is only one way to go and that is down.  The fact that “Pride brings a person … [Read more...]

What Is Palm Sunday?

What is Palm Sunday all about?  Why is it called Palm Sunday and should Christians participate in it or observe it?The Triumphant Entry Palm Sunday is observed in remembrance of Jesus’ triumphant entrance into Jerusalem on the final week of His earthly ministry.  This entry into the city is recorded by the gospel writers including in Matthew 21:1-5 “Now when they drew near to Jerusalem and came to Bethphage, to the Mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples, saying to them, “Go into the … [Read more...]

What Is Good Friday or Holy Friday?

What is Good Friday

What is Good Friday or Holy Friday and why is it called good?  Is this a Christian holy day?What’s Good About Friday? Most Christians understand that Jesus’ died on the cross, tradition says, on that Friday before Easter or Resurrection Sunday so why would it be called Good Friday?  Even non-believers may have heard about Good Friday but they may not understand why there was anything good about it.  So what can you tell your friends, family, neighbors, or co-workers who are not saved about G … [Read more...]