Zephaniah lived in the 7th century B.C. and yet foresaw the coming of Christ and the end of the world. How do you find joy when you’re on the brink of destruction and devastation?
Let The Watch Begin: Keep Awake! Mark 13:32-37
1.The Christian Life Is A Life of Watchful Anticipation, Mark 13:32-33
A. Jesus will appear like a flash of lightning, Matt. 24:27
B. He will come in a time that is deceptively normal, Luke 17:26-27
C. And It will be a time when you least expect it. I Thess. 5:2
II. The Christian Life Is A Life of Watchful Assurance, Mark 13:37
Sermon: Preppers (Are You Ready?)
Texts: Matthew 25:1-13
Focus Statement: Jesus Christ is coming again someday to judge the earth.
Function Statement: That they would be ready by faith to receive him with joy.
Sermon: Signs of the Savior
Text: Luke 21:25-38
Focus: Christ will come again to redeem us from this world.
Function: That they would “stay awake” and be ready by faith to gladly welcome Christ’s return.