Search ResultsTrauma, Calling, Rapture This audio discussion by Scott Hoezee and David Bast respond to questions asked by listeners on pastoral topics such as trauma in Christian identity, calling and vocation, and the eschatological rapture (1 Thessalonians 4:16-18). History of Hymns: “Lo, He Comes with Clouds Descending” This offers background and commentary on Charles Wesley's (1707-1788) hymn: “Lo, He Comes with Clouds Descending.” Based on Revelation 1:7, it remind us who we are in our faith and states who our God is. History of Hymns: “For All The Saints” This offers background and commentary on the William Walsham How (1823-1897) hymn, “For All The Saints.” It is a commentary on the article in the Apostles’ Creed, “I believe in the Communion of Saints.” Jesus Is Not Coming Soon Greg Garrett speaks into the continual predictions of the rapture, encouraging Christians to put their energy into living prepared for Christ’s coming in glory rather than trying to figure out when that coming will be. 16 golden greats of the king and queen of inspirational music This 33 1/3 rpm album from the Baylor Black Gospel Music Restoration Project was recorded by James Cleveland and Shirley Caesar in 1978, with songs "Amazing Grace," "Rapture," "The Last Days," "Just Like Him," etc. The ecology of Revelation - God comes here In contrast to the popular idea of a rapture, Barbara Rossing maintains that Revelation 21:1-6 depicts God's commitment to earth, as God comes down to dwell among people. Surviving the Great and Terrible Day of the Lord Rather than seeing a dispensational argument for "the rapture of the faithful" in Matthew 24:36-44, Ben Witherington's commentary claims that Jesus exhorted his followers to remain vigilant in hope that they may endure Christ's approaching judgment. Full Text Hymns on Rapture Lord, When My Raptured Thought SurveysPD
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See more hymns... In My Womb, He Leaped for Joy An audio sermon and worship service on Luke 1:39-44. "More than a leap, the unborn John danced the dance of ecstatic eschatological rapture in his mother's womb. " Live in Philadelphia This album from the Baylor Black Gospel Music Restoration Project was recorded by Dixie Hummingbirds in 1987, with the songs "Beaming from Heaven," "After the Rapture,"Everything is Alright," "Don't Give Up," and more. The End of It All An article by Brett Younger about the hope we find in the apocalypse, even when we don't fully understand it. "Believing that the end belongs to God breaks the power of the world." Hope, Joy, and the Apocalypse A sermon starter on 2 Thessalonians 2:1-5, 13-17. This apocalyptic passage calls us in ordinary time to recognize the hope we have in Christ, but wrestles with the necessary questions about evil and pain. Waiting and Making Choices Drama, children's book, sermon notes, and image designed for worshiping with children through Joshua 24, Psalm 70 & 78, Amos 5, 1 Thessalonians 4 and Matthew 25.