Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear, and who keep what is written in it, for the time is near. (Revelation 1:3 ESV)
Tag Archives: Seven Letters
Palmer St. Podcast: A Healthy Church
The letter to the church in Philadelphia: This church in Philadelphia is the second of the two churches in Revelation with no correction needed. It is not suffering as badly as the church in Smyrna. Rather, it is healthy and so it provides a good example for us.
Palmer St. Podcast: A Church in Need of Revival
The letter to the church in Sardis: Revivals are never born out of indifference, complacency, lethargy, and superficial forms of religion. Revivals are born out of repentance, brokenness, spiritual poverty, and a passionate longing for God.
Palmer St. Podcast: Last Works More Than the First
Every Christian’s life has a spiritual trajectory. The same can be said of churches. The church in Thyatira had a serious problem which we certainly want to avoid, but the best compliment that Jesus pays them may well be that their last works are more than their first. That is the course we want our lives to follow.