What a Letter for the Churches and for Us!

Ruth Siemens

READ : Revelation 1:1-7 We are more than conquerors. (Romans 8:37) Why do I return to the introduction again? John must have written it after the visions. How excited he must have been to send this book to his churches! How it must have amazed, encouraged and comforted them! Later John was freed and reunited with his churches. Revelation is a letter straight from God to all of us! Jesus’ resurrection guarantees our future with him. He is our model …

The King's Promise to Return!

Ruth Siemens

READ : Revelation 22:6-21 I will come back and take you to myself! (John 14:3) The seven episodes of Revelation interpret each other. More than 500 allusions to other Bible passages are like footnotes. The Bible interprets itself. Jesus explains the Old Testament prophecies. Revelation is not history written beforehand. It gives no political specifics. It portrays God’s truth for all time. How does the book end? John must have received the visions intermittently with time to write each one. …

A Scintillating Crystal Cube!

Ruth Siemens

READ : Revelation 21:1-22:5 I saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem. (Revelation 21:2) John sees a sparkling, jeweled crystal cube! Is it heaven? The angel says it’s the Bride, the Church descending from God. Her people are born of God. She is set down on the new earth, her eternal home. Heaven! Why is the church a cube 1400 miles in each direction? She is perfect and has room for all who believe. Why transparent gold walls? To expose …