Over the last few years, there has been a number of books written about the times in which we are living. There are many that are telling us that the end of all things is coming soon and that we need to be prepared for this. In many ways, I see how these authors are trying to help in this preparation. As I have read many of these there has been a couple of passages of scripture that keeps running through my head.
I wonder if many Christians are spending to much time concerned with the end times and this is causing many to worry and become paralyzed in fear and self-preservation. Now, before I go any farther in this discussion let me make a few points before many get mad at me.
First, I will say that we are closer to the time of Jesus earthly rule than at any other point in History and yes many things are taking place all over the world that seems to fit into some of the prophecies found in scripture. With that point, I would like to say that many times in history events like this have taken place. Let’s take a look at the first passage of scripture found in the book of Acts, chapter 1.