How good it feels to finish a task! The feeling of accomplishment motivates one with renewed vigor to tackle the next challenge. How much greater it must feel to reach the end of one’s life and be satisfied that the work God has given one to do has been done.

How is that even possible? After saying he has completed the race and kept the faith, the apostle Paul gives us a hint. Continue reading

EschatologyIf Christ has not yet come after two thousand years, will the end come at all? If already in that age of the first century the followers of Christ thought that the end was near, might they have been mistaken? In what way could the end be near if he has not yet manifested himself?

The night has advanced toward dawn; the day is near. So then we must lay aside the works of darkness, and put on the weapons of light.
Romans 13:12 NET Continue reading