Who is the “man of lawlessness” (2 Thessalonians 2:3)? Who is it that is restraining him (2 Thessalonians 2:6)?
Read Isaiah 14:12-14. Describe the heart posture that we see on display in this text. If that describes Satan’s initial rebellion against God, what are the consequences that come from it (Revelation 12:9)?
What are some of the ways that we are “at war” with Satan and his seed? (Genesis 3:15, Exodus 17:14-16)
Scripture shows a picture of humanity at war with God, seeking to take his throne for themselves (Psalm 2, Revelation 11:15, Revelation 20:7-10). How is this war for the throne manifested in our current cultural moment?
We cannot know the timing of Christ’s return (Matthew 24:36). Nevertheless, Scripture gives us a number of signs that indicate that it is approaching (Matthew 24:3-14). Are any of these signs visible to us today?
How can we, as followers of Christ, seek to be faithful in the midst of our increasingly turbulent times?