Podcast Episodes, Articles, Messages: Revelation

Chapter 1

  • A Gentle Dogmatism
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 1:1-3:22

    Walk through any Christian bookstore and you will find critiques of the church’s activity and theology. How do we discern the real church. Read More

  • A Mystery Guest at Your Church
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 1:1-3:22

    It seems like everyone has an opinion about problems in the church. Nancy says only one opinion truly matters. What does Jesus think? Read More

  • Revelation Part 1, Day 6
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 1:4-20

    The church isn’t perfect. You know that. But are you free to leave? Read More

  • Revelation Part 1, Day 5
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 1:4-20

    "I love Jesus, but I’m not interested in organized religion." Nancy says you can’t love Jesus and not love the Church. Read More

  • Revelation Part 1, Day 4
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 1:4-20

    The final book in our Bibles is called Revelation. But what exactly does it reveal? Read More

  • Revelation Part 1, Day 3
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 1:4-20

    Can you imagine if your church received a letter directly from Jesus? Several churches actually did. Read More

  • Revelation Part 1, Day 2
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 1:4-20

    Jesus is coming soon. Some of us have been hearing that all our lives—so much so that it just sounds clichéd. Read More

  • Revelation Part 1, Day 1
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 1:1-3

    There are few books of the Bible that create as much heat as Revelation, generating controversy and debate. Read More

  • How to Keep from Growing Weary
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 1:1-3:22

    The church is facing challenges from the outside and problems from the inside. Do you ever feel like giving up? Read More

  • The Unveiling
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 1:1-3

    There are few books of the Bible that create as much heat as Revelation, generating controversy and debate. Read More

Chapter 2

  • 40 Evidences That You May Have Left Your First Love
    Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth   Topics: Christian Growth, Revival   Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7

    Evaluate what you really love with the help of these 40 evidences. Read More

  • Belief and Behavior
    Topics: Church & Worship, Sin & Repentance   Scripture: Revelation 2:12-17

    When sin is allowed to flourish in the church, two groups of people need to repent: those committing the sin and those tolerating it. Read More

  • Culture, Career, and Compromise
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:18-29

    Say your child wants to see a particular movie and tells you it’s okay since all the kids at church have seen it. Can you trust that? Read More

  • Keeping Your Covenant
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:12-17

    Imagine the devastation of a wife whose husband has been unfaithful. That’s the type of grief we should all feel when we are unfaithful to God. Read More

  • God Knows Where You Live
    Topics: Church & Worship, The Enemy   Scripture: Revelation 2:12-17

    Obedience to God is not like paying federal income taxes. There are no exemptions and no deductions. God gives you the grace to obey. Read More

  • No New Heresies
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:18-29

    What’s more important in a church--truth or love? Nancy says most churches emphasize one or the other, but we need to balance both. Read More

  • Faith Produces Faithfulness
    Topics: Church & Worship, Fear & Anxiety   Scripture: Revelation 2:8-11

    Do your neighbors know that you are ready to suffer for Christ? When they do, you are making a powerful statement. Read More

  • Raising Discerning Children
    Topics: Church & Worship, Discernment, Motherhood   Scripture: Revelation 2:18-29

    How do children learn discernment? Do they need to experience the latest books, movies, and music in order to judge them? Read More

  • Always a Remnant
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:18-29

    Do you ever feel alone making biblical decisions while most people around you go with the flow of culture? Gain encouragement today. Read More

  • Revelation Part 3, Day 3
    Topics: Church & Worship, Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Revelation 2:8-11

    Suffering has a limit. God won’t allow more than is needed for your good and His glory. If you feel like you’re at that limit, get some encouragement. Read More

  • Revelation Part 2, Day 5
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7

    Love is one of the most popular topics in movies, songs, and books. You’d think we would be experts on the subject by now. Read More

  • Revelation Part 2, Day 4
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7

    Nancy wants you to fight—to fight laziness, unbelief, and worldliness that will keep you from loving Jesus with a full heart. Read More

  • Revelation Part 2, Day 3
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7

    How many items on your task list are motivated by fear, selfish ambition, or obligation? Learn to act out of love instead. Read More

  • Revelation Part 2, Day 2
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7

    When Jesus addresses various churches in the first chapters of Revelation, He offers a simple message: Return to your first love. Read More

  • Revelation Part 2, Day 1
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7

    Think about the time in your life when your love for Christ burned more strongly than ever. Does that describe you today? Read More

  • Spiritually Rich
    Topics: Church & Worship, Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Revelation 2:8-11

    If someone wanted to give you an incredibly huge gift, you wouldn’t ignore them. But someone does want to give you an incredibly huge gift. Read More

  • Raising Strong Children
    Topics: Motherhood, Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Revelation 2:8-11

    How can you prepare your children for suffering and persecution? Read More

  • Jesus Knows Your Suffering
    Topics: Church & Worship, Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Revelation 2:8-11

    Does it ever feel like no one understands what you’re going through? There is one person who knows exactly what you’re feeling. Read More

  • Purposeful Suffering
    Topics: Church & Worship, Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Revelation 2:8-11

    Suffering has a limit. God won’t allow more than is needed for your good and His glory. If you feel like you’re at that limit, get some encouragement. Read More

  • Hope in the Coming King
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:18-29

    Jesus refers to Himself as the morning star. It’s a star that appears when the night is almost over. What does this mean for you? Read More

  • The Judgment of a Just God
    Topics: Church & Worship, Sin & Repentance   Scripture: Revelation 2:18-29

    When God acts as judge, He is never unjust. His judgment follows mercy that has been refused. Gain a clear understanding of God’s justice. Read More

  • The Only True Son of God
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 2:18-29

    Jesus is a model of meekness and humility, but that’s only half the picture. Nancy will introduce you to a powerful Jesus. Read More

  • The Reward for Faithfulness
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:12-17

    If you remain faithful to biblical truth, the book of Revelation promises some rewards. They are hidden manna and a white stone. Read More

  • The Love of a Jealous God
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 2:12-17

    When the Bible describes God as being "jealous," do you find that confusing? Nancy explains how a loving and holy God can be jealous. Read More

  • The Crown of Life
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:8-11

    Is it possible to be a follower of Jesus and avoid suffering? Nancy says no. Find out why. Read More

  • Meeting God in the Middle of Suffering
    Topics: Church & Worship, Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Revelation 2:8-11

    If you are suffering through some tough issue today, you might be ready to see God in a new way. Read More

  • The Love of a Jealous God
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 2:12-17

    When the Bible describes God as being "jealous," do you find that confusing? Nancy explains how a loving and holy God can be jealous. Read More

  • Returning to Your First Love
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7

    Think about the time in your life when your love for Christ burned more strongly than ever. Does that describe you today? Read More

Chapter 3

  • Hope for a Dead Church
    Topics: Church & Worship, Salvation & My New Identity   Scripture: Revelation 3:1-6

    If you have been faithfully serving God in a struggling church, don’t be discouraged. Nancy provides hope for you and your church. Read More

  • No White Garments
    Topics: Church & Worship, Salvation & My New Identity   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-22

    Jesus had a special message to church members who were blind, naked, and poor. He told them to buy some items from Him. Read More

  • No Trial Lasts Forever
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 3:7-13

    The book of Revelation describes a great tribulation, and hours have been spent debating it. Read More

  • Neither Hot Nor Cold
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-22

    The Bible tells us that certain behaviors make Jesus so upset that He wants to spit. It sounds surprising, but it's true. Read More

  • Joining a Multitude of Believers
    Topics: Church & Worship, Salvation & My New Identity   Scripture: Revelation 3:1-6

    Do you ever feel outnumbered? That you are the only one in your church or family serving the Lord faithfully? Nancy will give you a lot of help. Read More

  • Are You Living Like an Overcomer?
    Topics: Church & Worship, Salvation & My New Identity   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-22

    Jesus is the greatest overcomer who ever walked the earth. But the victory He won looked backward in the world’s eyes. Read More

  • Decent People with a Dying Witness
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 3:1-6

    You can be decent, hardworking, well-liked—and spiritually dead. Hear about Christ’s call to wake up. Read More

  • Practical Hope
    Topics: Church & Worship, Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Revelation 3:7-7:13

    Do you find yourself thinking of the Second Coming of Christ as a mysterious event far off into the future? Read More

  • Remember What You Received
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 3:1-6

    We so easily use the phrase "the Word of God" to describe the Bible. Do you realize how incredible that phrase really is? Read More

  • Expecting Christ's Return
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 3:7-13

    When you’ve been apart from someone you love, you count the days until you can see them again. Do you feel that type of longing for the return of Christ? Read More

  • Coming Back Soon
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 3:7-13

    In the first century Jesus said, "I am coming back soon." That was over 2,000 years ago. Has Jesus failed to deliver that promise? Read More

  • Firstborn from the Dead
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-22

    Jesus is referred to as the firstborn. Does that mean there was a time before Jesus existed? It’s an important question. Read More

  • Strength for the Weak
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 3:7-13

    If you feel weak and powerless, God wants to display His strength through you, not just now but forever. Read More

  • Hope for the Powerless
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 3:11-13

    Plenty of people are trying to gain power through political influence, money, or popularity. But do these channels truly provide power? Read More

  • Entering by the True Door
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 3:7-13

    Who carries the keys to your church? The pastor or custodian? Get to know the One who truly holds the key to the church. Read More

  • He Holds the Keys
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 3:7-13

    When someone hands you their keys, they are giving you authority and responsibility. Jesus holds some important keys. Read More

  • The Good Works of a Dead Church
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 3:1-6

    It’s possible for a church to look good on the outside, involved in a variety of activities and programs, and still be spiritually dead. Read More

  • Firstborn from the Dead
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-22

    Jesus is referred to as the firstborn. Does that mean there was a time before Jesus existed? It’s an important question. Read More

  • Why You Could Sit on Christ's Throne
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-22

    The Bible says we will reign with Christ. What does that mean? Hear about the amazing invitation you have to sit with Jesus on His throne. Read More

  • A Promise Has Been Made to You
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 3:17-22

    People will fill your ears with empty promises, but God has the power to carry out everything He says He will do. Read More

  • What It Means to Truly Conquer
    Topics: Church & Worship, Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-22

    Is there some habit or temptation you’d like to conquer? Look to the example of the ultimate conqueror, Jesus. Read More

  • Is It Loving to Call Someone to Repentance?
    Topics: Church & Worship, Sin & Repentance   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-22

    Repentance sounds like a negative word to today’s ears. Nancy says there actually is great joy and hope in repentance. Read More

  • How to Maintain a Fervent Heart
    Topics: Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-22

    Jesus told a lukewarm church that He wanted to spit them out of His mouth. That’s a very serious pronouncement. Read More

  • The Call to a Bankrupt Church
    Topics: Brokenness & Pride, Church & Worship   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-22

    Over the last year we’ve witnessed the crumble of many institutions. They looked strong, but suddenly were threatened with bankruptcy. Read More

  • Hope that Leads to Holiness
    Topics: Church & Worship, God   Scripture: Revelation 3:7-13

    Jesus is coming soon. So what are we supposed to do while we wait for Him? Nancy describes the attitude and behavior of those who are hoping for His return. Read More

  • The Spiritual State of the Union
    Janet Parshall Topics: Revival   Scripture: Revelation 3:14-16

    Janet Parshall offers a spiritual state of the union. She looks at trends, attitudes and indicators that shows why our need to seek the Lord is so desperate. Read More

Chapter 12

  • Alpha and Omega
    Topics: God   Scripture: Revelation 12:13

    You may have heard Jesus called the Alpha and Omega. Do you know what means? It applies to every part of your life. Read More

Chapter 21

  • The Two Buckets
    Topics: Hope & Encouragement   Scripture: Revelation 21:1-5

    There will come a day when all the pain and suffering of this life are called “former things.” In that day, Jesus will make all things new. Read More

  • A Better Country
    Topics: Hope & Encouragement   Scripture: Revelation 21:1-1:5

    If you’re feeling like you lack hope, you’ll want to be reminded of the true hope for the end of the story. Erin Davis will take us to Revelation 21. Read More

  • Episode 2: A Better Country
    Topics: Hope & Encouragement   Scripture: Revelation 21:1-5

    If you’re feeling like you lack hope, you’ll want to be reminded of the true hope for the end of the story. Erin Davis will take us to Revelation 21. Read More

  • Episode 3: The Two Buckets
    Topics: Hope & Encouragement   Scripture: Revelation 21:1-5

    There will come a day when all the pain and suffering of this life are called “former things.” In that day, Jesus will make all things new. Read More

  • Our Brokenness, God’s Promises
    Topics: Hope & Encouragement   Scripture: Revelation 21:1-5

    Much of the ache we feel in our heart comes from something Erin Davis calls “brokenness fatigue.” Is there hope? Yes! Read More

  • Episode 1: Our Brokenness, God’s Promises
    Topics: Hope & Encouragement   Scripture: Revelation 21:1-5

    Much of the ache we feel in our heart comes from something Erin Davis calls “brokenness fatigue.” Is there hope? Yes! Read More