We Need to Prepare
When the end comes it will surprise most everyone. Most do not think it will happen in the way that it is going to come about; Many do not believe that it will actually happen – in spite of that it will occur.
Genesis 4:8 Now Cain talked with Abel his brother; and it came to pass, when they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel his brother and killed him.
Genesis 4:9 Then the LORD said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?” He said, “I do not know. Am I my brother’s keeper?”
God Becomes Flesh
John 1:1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
John 1:14 And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth.
1 Corinthians 15:51 Behold, I tell you a mystery: We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed—
1 Corinthians 15:52 in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.
This song of songs is a multilayered book of the Bible, poetically referring to the intimacy of the husband and wife relationship as well as how that parallels Christ’s love for the church and how that is to be reciprocated. In this series we explore these scriptures in light of the church’s journey through prophecy.
This book is so erotic and evocative that the Jews were not allowed to read it until they were 30. It is full of similes and metaphors. This is probably not the proper forum to discuss this subject, so we will just do an overview today of the literal meaning of the book, BUT….