The Indispensable Guide to Everything: Bible Prophecy and End Times


The Future Is Crystal Clear-to God

We all want to know the future-our future. At the same time, we want to make sense of past events and have guidance for the present. Too much to ask? Not with God. The Indispensable Guide to Practically Everything: Bible Prophecy and End Times reveals that Someone does ...

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The Future Is Crystal Clear-to God

We all want to know the future-our future. At the same time, we want to make sense of past events and have guidance for the present. Too much to ask? Not with God. The Indispensable Guide to Practically Everything: Bible Prophecy and End Times reveals that Someone does know your future-and the world's-down to the last detail. After all, God created it all. Who better to trust for answers?

You'll discover...

What Prophecy Is-and Isn't

The Rapture Timeline and the Tribulation

The Antichrist-Person or Power?

How to Discern Between True and False Prophecies

Armageddon and Its Aftermath

The Millennium, Judgment Day, and Heaven and Hell

What All Christians Agree On

And Much More!

How will past prophecies and future events affect you and those you love? The Indispensable Guide to Practically Everything: Bible Prophecy and End Times draws from the reliable truths of the Bible to give you clear direction through these unprecedented times. You'll find hope and peace in knowing your future couldn't be in better hands-in this life and in the next.

Comprehensive but never intimidating, The Indispensable Guide to Practically Everything series offers a fresh approach to the area of Christian information sources and reference works. It's designed to show believers, seekers, and skeptics what the Bible says about current issues and age-old questions of the human heart. Expert insights from today's most gifted Christian communicators provide reliable answers to practically everything related to the Christian faith so that you can make the most of every area of your life.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 13

The Bible's View of the Future 17

1 What Is Prophecy? 19

2 False or True-Passing the Prophet's Test 21

3 Prophecy Fulfilled and What Can Be Learned 23

4 Old Testament Prophets You Should Know 25

5 Prophetic Books in the New Testament 29

6 Jesus' Teaching on the Future 31

7 What About Nostradamus? 35

8 What's a Prophet to Do? 37

9 Where Christians Disagree About the Future 39

10 What Christians All Agree On 41

11 Handling the Tough Passages 45

12 Prophecy's Big Picture Is Jesus 47

The Great Disappearance-The Rapture 49

13 What the Rapture Is All About 51

14 When Will It Happen? 53

15 Rapture Timeline One-Jesus Will Come at the End of the Tribulation 55

16 Rapture Timeline Two-Jesus Will Come in the Middle of the Tribulation 59

17 Rapture Timeline Three-Jesus Will Come Before the Tribulation 63

18 Predications That Went Very Wrong 67

19 A Few Other Views About the Rupture 69

Terror at Every Turn-The Tribulation 71

20 Seven Years of Horror-Understanding the Tribulation 73

21 The Preterist View-The Tribulation Is Past 77

22 The Idealist View-The Tribulation Is Timeless 81

23 The Futurist View-The Tribulation Is Coming 83

24 Comparing the Different Tribulation Viewpoints 87

25 What Daniel Predicted About the Tribulation 89

26 144,000 Jewish Believers 93

27 Two Powerful Evangelists-The Two Witnesses 95

28 Seals, Trumpets, and Bowls 97

The Antichrist and a Satanic Trinity 101

29 Is the Antichrist a Person or a Power? 103

30 Biblical Names for the Antichrist 105

31 Who Is the Beast?-Differing Perspectives 107

32 Who Is Like the Beast?-His Character 109

33 Antiochus-An Ancient Foreshadowing of the FutureAntichrist 113

34 "And the Nominees Are..." 115

35 The Antichrist's Rise to Power 117

36 The Mark of the Beast (The Beast in God's Temple) 121

37 The Beast Survives a Fatal Wound 125

38 A Crashing End to an Evil Career-The Defeat of the Antichrist 127

39 Satan's Role in the End Times 131

40 The Dragon Enters 133

41 A Second Beast-The False Prophet 135

42 Worshiping the Beast 139

43 Rebuilding Israel's Temple 141

44 666-What It Means 143

45 Computers, Credit Cards, and Other Suggestions 145

46 A False Church Rises and Falls 147

47 The Destruction of the Antichrist's Empire 151

48 Where in the World Is Babylon? 153

49 Angels in the End Times 155

The Last World War-The Battle of Armageddon 157

50 The Battle Plan 159

51 Warnings in the Old Testament 163

52 Israel Restored 165

53 The Surprising Final Victory 167

54 Rapture or Return-Keeping Them Straight 171

55 Other End-Times Wars 173

56 Is America in Biblical Prophecy? 177

57 What Happens After Armageddon 179

Kingdom Come-The Millennium 181

58 Jesus Returns-and Rules! 183

59 The Amillennial View-The Kingdom Is Here Today! 185

60 The Postmillennial View-The Move Is Toward the Kingdom 189

61 The Premillennial View-Jesus Will Bring the Kingdom 193

62 Are You Convinced-or Confused? 197

63 What Dispensationalists Believe 199

64 A Thousand Years of Peace 201

65 A New Temple for a New Age 203

Judgment Day-Our Accountability to God 205

66 The Judgment of the Cross 207

67 The Judgment Seat of Christ 209

68 Crowns! 213

69 The Antichrist Is Judged 215

70 Who Enters the Kingdom? 217

71 The Last Judgment 221

Heaven and Hell 225

72 Why People Die 227

73 What Happens After People Die? 229

74 Alternative Beliefs 233

75 The Good News About Hell 237

76 Heaven Today 239

77 The Future of Heaven 241

78 What People Will Do for Eternity 243

79 Steven Questions About Heaven 247

80 Practical Tactics for Surviving the Future 249

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  • Posted February 5, 2011

    Must Have Reference Book!

    Maybe the best book available on end times prophecy. Why? Because the author covers every conceivable topic related to end times prophecy in an easy to read, engaging format. It also provides a thoughtful overview of differing views held by Christians on end times topics. Covers major topics such as the rapture, the tribulation, Armageddon, heaven & hell, and so much more! Must have introductory book on this topic. Have your Bible by your side for the best learning experience.

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