Scenes from Revelation—A Letter from Jesus
Imagine getting a letter from someone who had spoken with Jesus about your church!
Daily Prayer: You are the Alpha and the Omega. Help me understand your revelation. Amen.
Monday, March 28
Read Revelation 1:1-4. Is this a revelation about Jesus or by Jesus? Both? What is the blessing attached to this book? Pray that God will bless you by reading it.
Tuesday, March 29
Read Revelation 1:5-8. John uses lots of symbols to describe God the Father and his Son Jesus. How do these add meaning to what he is writing?
Wednesday, March 30
Read Revelation 1:9-20. Revelation is all about decoding symbols. For instance, the Son of Man is Jesus. The description of him and his words are not literal, but symbolic.
Thursday, March 31
Read Revelation 2:1-17. These real churches were being encouraged and corrected. What can we learn from Jesus’ assessment of them?
Friday, April 1
Read Revelation 2:18-3:6. As we go, the criticism gets worse for these churches. What was the problem in Thyatira & Sardis? Do we share those problems? What is the solution?
Saturday, April 3
Read Revelation 3:7-22. Philadelphia has an open door to share Jesus but won’t do it. Laodicea is simply lukewarm. Where do we see these things today? Pray for them.