Lesson 10 第十课

A PREMILLENNIAL VIEW

OF END-TIMES CHRONOLOGY


  1. The Rapture of the Church (1 Cor. 15:34-58; 1 Thess. 4:13-18)

    1. All Christians are “caught up” to meet Jesus in the air.

    2. All Christians receive their resurrection bodies.


  1. The Judgment Seat of Christ (2 Cor. 5:10)

    1. Only for Christians

    2. Purpose: to give an account for our lives on earth (Rom. 14:12; 1 Cor. 3:13; 2 Cor. 5:10).


III.    The Marriage of the Lamb (Rev. 19:7-9)

    1. Jesus is the bridegroom.

    2. The church is the bride.


IV.    The Seven Year Peace Treaty (Daniel 9:27)

               A.    The Antichrist will present the treaty between Israel and her enemies.

               B.      Halfway through the seven years, the antichrist will break the treaty.


V.    The Tribulation (Matt. 24:21)

    1. The First Half of the Tribulation (Rev. 11:1-3)

    2. The Middle of the Tribulation (Dan. 9:27; 11:31; Rev. 12:6, 14)

    3. The Last Half of the Tribulation (Dan. 12:11; Rev. 13:14-18)


VI.    The Second Coming of Christ (Matt. 24:30; 2 Thess. 1:7; Rev. 19:11-16)

    1. The heavens shaken (Matt. 24:29; Luke 21:25-26)

    2. Jesus comes to the earth and touches down on the Mount of Olives (Zech. 14:4, 8)

    3. The Battle of Armageddon (Rev. 19:17-21).


VII.    The Thousand-Year Reign of Christ (Rev. 20:1-10)

    1. Satan bound for a thousand years (vv.1-3)

    2. Saints reign with Christ for a thousand years (Rev. 20:4-6)

    3. Satan loosed for one last attempt to defeat God (Rev. 20:7-9)

    4. Satan cast into the Lake of Fire (Rev. 20:10)


VIII.    The Great White Throne Judgment (Rev. 20:11-15)

    1. The Book of Life opened

    2. Death and Hell cast into lake of fire

    3. All whose names are not in the Lamb’s Book of Life are cast into lake of fire


IX.    A New Heaven and a New Earth (Rev. 21:1-22:5)

    1. The destruction of the present heaven and earth

    2. The Creation of the new heaven and earth

    3. The New Jerusalem