Come, Lord Jesus!

Kenneth Kuiper

READ : Revelation 22:7 – 21 We’ve come to the end of Revelation. The “seals” have all been opened, Satan completely defeated, the great judgment concluded, and the glorious new kingdom of the Lamb has come. These verses are simply a conclusion” an “epilogue” to the story. One thought dominates this “epilogue” one truth that we are to remember above all, and which sums up the message of the whole book: Jesus is coming! Three times in these few verses, …

Satan's Last Hurrah

Kenneth Kuiper

READ : Revelation 20:1-15 Believers differ over how to interpret this chapter. I believe the 1,000 years mentioned here is not a literal 1,000 years, but symbolizes the whole New Testament age. At Calvary, Jesus triumphed over Satan. He rose as King, with all authority in heaven and earth and reigns from heaven with His people. Satan, meanwhile, is “bound.” He lost his authority over the nations, and is unable to keep them in spiritual blindness. Gospel light penetrates the …

The Wedding of the Lamb

Kenneth Kuiper

READ : Revelation 19:1-21 As a minister, I’ve performed many weddings. They are special times. Anticipation and preparation lead up to the ceremony, a time of great joy and celebration. I feel privileged to be part of such an important event in people’s lives. This chapter pictures a very special “wedding” that of the Lamb! The Bridegroom, of course, is Jesus. He is the “Lamb” who was slain, purchasing people with His blood. He has opened the “seals,” ushering in …

Babylon's Fall

Kenneth Kuiper

READ : Revelation 18:1-24 “Fallen! Fallen is Babylon the Great!” shouts the angel. “Babylon,” i.e., human society apart from God which reaches its climax under the antichrist, will be “great.” It will achieve amazing feats in science and technology, experience great prosperity, and be a center of commerce, industry, learning, and the arts. But, it will fall! Notice four things about its demise. First, it will be sudden. In one “hour” its doom will come. When it is at its …