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Good Life Journal - Revelation 9

Scripture: Revelation 9:4 They were told not to harm the grass of the earth or any green plant or any tree, but only those people who do not have the seal of God on their foreheads. Observation: As the judgement unravels it is obvious that every detail has been prepared. When we see the wrath of God so specific we must understand that nothing happens outside of His plan...

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Good Life Journal - Revelation 8

Scripture: V1 - When the Lamb opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour. V2 Then I saw the seven angels who stand before God, and seven trumpets were given to them. Observation: In this chapter we see silence, prayer and then destruction of food, water, sun, and even air. Up to this point Heaven had been a place of singing, prayers and ...

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Good Life Journal - Revelation 7

Scripture: Vs. 14 "these are the ones coming out of the great tribulation."Vs. 16 "They shall hunger no more, neither thirst anymore; The sun shall not strike them, nor any scorching heat."Vs. 17 "For The Lamb in the midst of the throne will be there shepherd, and He will guide them to springs of living water, and God will wipe away every tear from their eyes." Observati...

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Good Life Journal - Revelation 6

Scripture: Revelation 6:11 Then they were each given a white robe and told to rest a little longer, until the number of their fellow servants and their brothers should be complete, who were to be killed as they themselves had been. Observation: As John watched the seals be opened by Jesus he saw one opened that revealed the soul of martyred saints who were crying out th...

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Good Life Journal - Revalation 2

Scripture: Revelation 2: 4-5 - But I have this against you, that you have abandoned the love you had at first. Remember therefore from where you have fallen; repent, and do the works you did at first. if not, I will come to you and remove your lamp stand from its place, unless you repent. Observation: John is hearing from the Son to write these things to the seven churc...

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Good Life Journal - Revelation 3

Scripture: Revelation 3:7 - And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write: The words of the holy one, the true one, who has the key of David, who opens and no one will shut, who shuts and no one opens. Observation: Jesus is continuing to address the churches in good ways but also in ways that are not so good. The beauty of each addressing of the negatives is that...

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Good Life Journal - Revelation 4

Scripture: Revelation 4:11 "You are worthy, O Lord our God, to receive glory and honor and power. For you created all things, and they exist because you created what you pleased." Observation: John describes for us what worship is like in heaven. In response to the four beings ceaselessly praising God Almighty, the twenty four elders fall down before the throne of God ...

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Good Life Journal - Revelation 5

Scripture: "And I saw a mighty angel proclaiming with a loud voice, "Who is worthy to open the scroll and break its seals?" And no one in heaven or on earth or under the earth was able to open the scroll or to look into it, and I began to weep loudly because no one was found worthy to open the scroll or to look into it. And one of the elders said to me, "Weep no more; beh...

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Good Life Journal - Revelation 1

Scripture: v20 - As for the mystery of the seven stars that you saw in my right hand, and the seven golden lampstands, the seven stars are the angels of the seven churches, and the seven lampstands are the seven churches. Observation: Revelation is not a chapter that is full of happy rainbows. It is a chapter that describes much suffering, destruction and death. But Joh...

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Good Life Journal - Matthew 28

Scripture: v20: "And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age" Observation: This is the closing of Matthew's wonderful account of the life of Jesus. Jesus is giving The Great Commission, to go and baptize and teach to obey all of his commands. Then he gives them and us the ultimate encouragement, "And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the ag...

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