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Revelation by Andy Woods

Andy Woods
Andy Woods

These messages concern the Book of Revelation, also known as 'The Revelation of Jesus Christ.'

These presentations were given at Sugar Land Bible Church in Sugar Land, Texas.

001 Revelation 1 1 It's All About Jesus (Revelation 1:1)

An introduction to Revelation answering ten questions concerning the book. [1 hour 7 minutes]
002 Revelation 1 1-4 A Forgotten Blessing (Revelation 1:1-4)

God promises to bless those who read, hear, and keep the things written in this book. [1 hour 2 minutes]
003 Revelation 1 4-8 The Main Thing (Revelation 1:4-8)

It's easy to get distracted by the many details within the book of Revelation, but the main focus of the book is to describe events related to the coming kingdom of Jesus Christ. [1 hour 8 minutes]
004 Revelation 1 9-16 The Day of the Lord (Revelation 1:9-16)

John sees a glorious vision of Jesus on the Lord’s day. [1 hour 10 minutes]
005 Revelation 1 17-20 Fear Not! (Revelation 1:17-20)

Jesus' resurrection means believers can live without fear of death. [58 minutes]
006 Revelation 2 1-3 The Death of Discernment (Revelation 2:1-3)

The church at Ephesus discerned those who claimed to be apostles but were not. [1 hour 7 minutes]
007 Revelation 2 4-7 Misplaced Priorities (Revelation 2:4-7)

The church at Ephesus had left their first love. [1 hour 2 minutes]
008 Revelation 2 8-11 Reward Through Suffering (Revelation 2:8-11)

Christians may suffer in order to obtain the crown of life. [1 hour 11 minutes]
009 Revelation 2 12-17 The Consequence of Compromise (Revelation 2:12-17)

Christ rebukes the church at Pergamos for tolerating erroneous doctrinal teaching. [1 hour 5 minutes]
010 Revelation 2 18-22 Disregarding Divine Directions (Revelation 2:18-22)

Christ rebukes the church at Thyatira for allowing a false prophetess to teach error. [1 hour 1 minutes]
011 Revelation 2 23-29 Asking for the Ancient Paths (Revelation 2:23-29)

Jesus tells the church at Thyatira to "hold fast to what you have till I come." [1 hour 3 minutes]
012 Revelation 3 1-4 The Church of Incomplete Deeds (Revelation 3:1-4)

The church at Sardis appeared to be alive, but Jesus knew otherwise. [1 hour 5 minutes]
013 Revelation 3 5-6 Secure in Christ (Revelation 3:5-6)

Those who trust in Christ are assured of remaining written in the Book of Life. [1 hour]
014 Revelation 3 7-9 Qualifying the Called (Revelation 3:7-9)

God uses things which appear weak and insignificant to accomplish His purposes. [1 hour 11 minutes]
015 Revelation 3 10 Kept from the Hour (Revelation 3:10)

Was the promise to be kept from the hour of trial which will come upon the whole world only for believers in the church of Philadelphia? [1 hour 12 minutes]
016 Revelation 3 11-13 Our New Identity (Revelation 3:11-13)

Believers have a new identity related to God and the Holy city of Jerusalem. [54 minutes]
017 Revelation 3 14-20 The Curse of Prosperity (Revelation 3:14-20)

Prosperity often leads the people of God to trust in their own resources: a form of spiritual poverty. [1 hour 9 minutes]
018 Revelation 3 21-22 Christ’s Present Session (Revelation 3:21-22)

Christ presently functions in the role of a priest for His redeemed people, the Church. [1 hour 5 minutes]
019 Revelation 4 1-6 Our Heavenly Destiny (Revelation 4:1-6)

John is called up to heaven. [1 hour 10 minutes]
020 Revelation 4 6-11 True Worship (Revelation 4:6-11)

John witnesses an incredible worship scene where heavenly beings continually worship God. [1 hour 8 minutes]
021 Revelation 5 1-7 A Reason for Optimism (Revelation 5:1-7)

The Lion of the tribe of Judah is qualified to restore dominion over the earth. [57 minutes]
022 Revelation 5 8-14 The Right Response (Revelation 5:8-14)

Heaven declares the worthiness of the Lamb and erupts in worship. [1 hour 10 minutes]
023 Revelation 6 1-8 Our Deepest Longing (Revelation 6:1-8)

Jesus opens the first four of six seals which begins the process leading to His Second Coming. [1 hour 10 minutes]
024 Revelation 6 9-17 God's Perfect Timing (Revelation 6:9-17)

A group of martyrs ask God how long He will delay before avenging their blood? The final two seals are opened triggering cataclysmic physical judgments. [1 hour 10 minutes]
025 Revelation 7 1-8 God's Faithfulness (Revelation 7:1-8)

One hundred and forty-four thousand Jews are specially preserved in the midst of God's cataclysmic judgements upon the Earth. [1 hour 7 minutes]
026 Revelation 7 9-17 So Great a Salvation (Revelation 7:9-17)

Even in times of judgment, it is God's design to save myriads of individuals. [1 hour 11 minutes]
027 Revelation 8 1-13 Creator and Judge (Revelation 8:1-13)

Silence precedes the sounding of trumpet judgments triggering a series of natural disasters upon the earth. [1 hour 5 minutes]
028 Revelation 9 1-12 The Reality of Demons (Revelation 9:1-12)

Locust-like creatures arise from the bottomless pit. [1 hour 12 minutes]
029 Revelation 9 13-21 The Sins God Hates (Revelation 9:13-21)

Although a third of mankind is killed by plagues, those who remain refuse to repent of their sinful behavior. [1 hour 11 minutes]
030 Revelation 10 1-11 A Bitter-Sweet Experience (Revelation 10:1-11)

John is given a book to eat which tastes sweet, but makes his stomach bitter. [1 hour 3 minutes]
031 Revelation 11 1-2 God’s Temple: Past, Present, Future (Revelation 11:1-2)

An angel instructs John to measure the temple, a portion of which has been given over to the Gentiles. [1 hour 4 minutes]
032 Revelation 11 3-8 Not By Might Nor Power (Revelation 11:3-8)

Two witnesses prophesy in Jerusalem to turn unbelieving Israel to faith in God. [1 hour 11 minutes]
033 Revelation 11 9-13 The World’s Hatred for Righteousness (Revelation 11:9-13)

The world celebrates when those who serve God are killed. [1 hour 7 minutes]
034 Revelation 11 14-19 Under New Management (Revelation 11:14-19)

The kingdoms of this world (finally) become the kingdoms of our Lord and of His Christ! [1 hour 4 minutes]
035 Revelation 12 1-5 The Long Spiritual War Against God (Revelation 12:1-5)

A protracted and invisible spiritual battle lies behind the pages of history, even to our day. [56 minutes]
036 Revelation 12 6-12 The Mystery of Antisemitism (Revelation 12:6-12)

Why has antisemitism been such a protracted problem throughout history? Why, less than 100 years since World War II, do some people deny the holocaust? What is it about the Jews and the tiny nation of Israel which produces such venom and opposition from other nations? [1 hour 4 minutes]
037 Revelation 12 13-17 Why the World Hates Israel (Revelation 12:13-17)

Why is the tiny nation of Israel such a focus of world attention and, in many cases, hatred and opposition? [1 hour 16 minutes]
038 Revelation 13 1-3 The Coming World Ruler (Revelation 13:1-3a)

John sees a beast rising out of the sea with characteristics similar to beasts Daniel was shown in Daniel 7. [1 hour 11 minutes]
039 Revelation 13 3-5 The Coming World Ruler, Part 2 (Revelation 13:3-5)

The authority of the beast is sovereignly ordained by God for His sovereign purposes leading up to the Second Coming. [1 hour 15 minutes]
040 Revelation 13 6-10 The Coming World Ruler, Part 3 (Revelation 13:6-10)

All who dwell on the earth will worship the beast, whose names have not been written in the Book of Life. [1 hour 15 minutes]
041 Revelation 13 11-15 Test All Things (Revelation 13:11-15)

Those who dwell on the earth are deceived by great signs. [1 hour]

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