1. Peace with AntiChrist
Will begin with rapture of church and the revelation of the man of sin and peace will be made with Israel
1. Seals: The 1st of 3 series of judgements
*White Horse conquering
*Red horse taking peace
*Black horse bringing famine
*Pale horse bringing death
*Martyred saints praying
4. 2 Witness
3. During the 1st half of Tribulation, 2 witness begin to preach are killed and resurrected and raptured into heaven
5. 7 Trumpets
*Nature smitten: 1/3
*Sea turned to blood: 1/3 sea
*Pollution of fresh water: 1/3
*Destruction in heavens: 1/3
*Locusts/Scorpions: Scorpion like creature bringing pain
*1/3 population destroyed
6. Battle of Gog and Magog
latter half of Tribulation. Alliance between Gof and his allies invade Israel from north
7. 7 Bowls
*Sea life destroyed
*Fresh water to blood
*Sun's heat intensified
*Darkness and pain
*Drying of Euprhates River
8. Battle of Armageddon
World leaders come together to destroy Israel and God. Triumphant return of Christ marks conclusion of Great Tribulation
Be able to distinguish between the "Judgment Seat of Christ" and the "Great White Throne Judgment."
Be able to identify the following as to their identity and sequence during the Tribulation period:
Be familiar with the key events that take place at the Second Coming of Christ.
Millenium will take place
Theocratic Kingdom (Universal King)
Land of Palestine focal point
Jerusalem is the capital city
Nature delivered from curse of the fall of man
Be familiar with the nature and purpose of the millennium.
reward the saints
Fulfill answered prayers of God's kingdom coming
Complete the ministry of Christ
Be familiar with the three main "views of the kingdom" during the millennium.
Postmillennalist: christianizing of society or improvement of world conditions by the influence of the gospel so that the kingdom of God is brought to the earth.
Amillennialists: denial of any future kingdom period on the earth. Believe kingdom is being fulfilled in heaven & being fulfilled in a spiritual manisfestation of the church.
premillennialist: literal interpretation believing a millennium rule by Christ.
How does the millennium serve to provide closure and fulfillment in relationship to the various covenants that God established with Israel?
Abrahamic Covenant: Israel will possess the Promised Land
Davidic Covenant: seed of David (Christ will rule forever on the throne of David.
New Covenant: spiritual rebirth for the nation of Israel
How does this battle relate to the Second Coming of Christ?
Marks the conclusion of the Great Tribulation
How will the Antichrist (world ruler) assert his domination over the world?
A covenant will be made between beast (AntiChrist) and Israel (Dan 9:27) that will promise peace and security to Israel.
Is the False Prophet a Jew? How do we know the answer to this question?
Yes. Comes from Palestine (Rev 13:11
Know the timing, sequence, significance, and general outline of the Battle of Armageddon.
1. World unable to handle problems because of judgements
2. Anti-Semitism grows
3. demons will influence world leaders for a final battle to destroy Israel & God.
4. Demons source of inspiration, but leaders held responsible for organizing battle.
5. Initiates 2nd Coming of Christ
Note the various names used in Scripture to describe the Great Tribulation period. Note also how many of these names are found in the Old Testament and how the primary focus during this period is upon Israel.
Study page 781 chart
What is the difference between the rapture and the glorious appearing (Second Coming of Christ)? Be able to make specific distinctions between the two.
What place will Israel have in the political world of the millennium?
Palestine, particularly Jerusalem