Revelation 11— in the passage this morning, Heaven is aglow with excitement, Jesus will exercise His right to take back the this planet and establish His Kingdom on earth— But before that happens—the church will be raptured. Revelation 3:10 I will keep YOU FROM the hour of trial that is coming on the whole world, to try those who dwell on the earth.
But before Jesus takes His church home, Scripture tells us that the tide of apostasy will crown, There will be a great apostasy, a great falling away from God—we are now in those days.
2 Thessalonians 2:3 Let no one deceive you in any way. For that day will not come, unless the rebellion comes first, and the man of lawlessness is revealed, the son of destruction. The world will rebel and fall away from God, that’s what apostasy is— rebellion, the abandonment of truth
Jesus said, the last days— there will be a world-wide rejection of God. Weak, faithless Christians will turn away from God, the Bible, and their faith