Resources for Lesson 3: How Do We Interpret Bible Prophecy?

This Saturday at 2 PM, we will be studying the difference between the dispensational hermeneutics versus the historic Protestant hermeneutic based on "How Do We Interpret Bible Prophecy?" in Kim Riddlebarger's … [Read more...]

Resources for Lesson 2: A Survey of Eschatological Views

This Saturday at 2 PM, we will be looking at the four major millennial views. You can download the charts below (PDF files). Included is a chart illustrating the two-age model of Geerhardus Vos and Kim Riddlebarger. The … [Read more...]

These Last Days: Understanding the End Times

Download the following PDF files for the first lesson: Bible Study Syllabus • Foreword (by Michael Horton) • Preface to the Expanded Edition • Introduction • Chapter 1 • Endnotes to Preface, Introduction and Chapter 1 … [Read more...]

The Second Petition: “Your Kingdom Come”

  Luke 17:20-30 (text); Daniel 7:13-14; Heidelberg Catechism Lord's Day 48 March 10, 2013 • Preached at Trinity Covenant Reformed Church and Pasig Covenant Reformed Church Download this sermon (PDF) Last … [Read more...]

Aliens, Citizens, and a Holy Temple

The Circumcision by Peter Paul Rubens, 1605

  The idea of dividing God's people into two, the church and Israel, is completely untenable based on this and many other Scripture passages. Jesus even taught that he has two flocks, one Jewish and another … [Read more...]

Is Libya Today in Bible Prophecy?

  Since Libya and Gaddafi is so much on the news today, I've been finding prophecy news regarding the civil war all over the blogosphere. Joel Rosenberg, one of the most popular evangelical Zionists today, … [Read more...]

Why Trust in Egypt?

Isaiah 19:23-25 anticipates the time when Assyria and Egypt will represent all the elect from all nations who will turn to God. All three nations will be connected by a “highway” through which God comes to his people and … [Read more...]

Stand Firm Against Deceivers Concerning the Second Coming

Daniel 11:36-37; 2 Thessalonians 2:1-15 (text); Revelation 13:5-6 March 20, 2011 (Click pictures to enlarge) With the Japan earthquake and the Libyan civil war, false prophets are again very much alive and well on … [Read more...]

Gadaffy the New Antichrist?

To whet your appetite for this coming Lord's Day sermon, I'm excerpting from a post in my blog on August 14, 2008, less than three months before the last U.S. presidential elections. The Republican campaign put together … [Read more...]

Vengeance and Glory at the Second Coming of the Lord Jesus

In the new heaven and new earth, believers will get rest from tears, death, mourning, crying and pain. All the curses of nature—earthquakes, tsunamis, typhoons, hailstorms, drought, pestilence—will cease, and the earth … [Read more...]