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A Refreshing Revelation, Part 14

Chapter 14: Who Is Really Winning? The previous chapter features a pair of seemingly indestructible beasts that are trampling down the people of God. The Evil Empire seems to be winning against God’s army. Appearances can be deceiving, however. In … Continue reading

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A Refreshing Revelation, Part 13

The Dragon’s Henchmen: Monsters of Land & Sea Revelation 13 introduces the dragon’s allies in his battle against “the rest of her seed.” After the dragon’s failure to do away with all of the Lamb’s followers, he goes back to … Continue reading

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A Refreshing Revelation, Part 12

A World-Changing Proclamation Following on the heels of John’s appointment as a Prophet (Ch. 10) and a description of how Jesus’ people continue to perform as witnesses of Jesus (11:1-14), Jesus is proclaimed (and, more importantly, worshipped) as the ruler … Continue reading

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A Refreshing Revelation, Part 11

Two Witnesses Rev. 11:1-14. Dr. Spilsbury concludes that the message of Chapter 11 is a parable of sorts that expands on the message of Chapter 7 regarding the people of God and what they do in opposition to the powers … Continue reading

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A Refreshing Revelation, Part 10

Eating God’s Words Revelation 10. A mighty “angel” descends from heaven, interrupting the action once again.The description of this angel is similar to one that Ezekiel the Prophet saw as he was inaugurated as a prophet (Ezek. 1:26-28). Ezekiel sees … Continue reading

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A Refreshing Revelation, Part 9

The First Two Woes: The Big Guns Face Off In This Corner: Locusts From Hell 9:1-12. When the fifth trumpet sounds, the angel that had already fallen to the ground at the third trumpet opens a great abyss and releases … Continue reading

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A Refreshing Revelation, Part 8

Interlude: Incensed Prayer 8:1-6 As the seventh seal is opened we have yet another delay. Seven angels with seven trumpets line up to sound, but the action is stopped for an angel who bears a bowl. “Much incense” is placed … Continue reading

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