“IT is a good thing to give thanks unto the LORD, and to sing praises unto thy name, O most High: To shew forth thy lovingkindness in the morning, and thy faithfulness every night” (Psalm 92:1-2).
“My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O LORD; in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up. For thou art not a God that hath pleasure in wickedness: neither shall evil dwell with thee. The foolish shall not stand in thy sight: thou hatest all workers of iniquity. For thou, LORD, wilt bless the righteous; with favour wilt thou compass him as with a shield” (Psalm 5:3-5, 12).
“The LORD is far from the wicked: but he heareth the prayer of the righteous” (Proverbs 15:29).
Time is soon coming to an End when this heaven and earth will pass away (Jeremiah 4:23) (Revelation 21:1).
“The earth and all the inhabitants thereof are dissolved, but God is the judge: he putteth down one, and setteth up another” (Psalm 75:3, 7).
“For, behold, I create new heavens and a new earth: and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind. But be ye glad and rejoice for ever in that which I create: for, behold, I create Jerusalem a rejoicing, and her people a joy” (Isaiah 65:17-18).
Every human being would be wise to take up the CROSS abd follow Jesus, the only begotten Son of God to get to his Kingdom (John 3:16-18).
“The LORD hath prepared his throne in the heavens; and his kingdom ruleth over all” (Psalm 103:19).
“Thy kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and thy dominion endureth throughout all generations” (Psalm 145:13).
In the revelation of Jesus Christ, John wrote: “And I saw a great white throne, and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away; and there was found no place for them” (Revelation 20:11).
“AND I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea” (Revelation 21:1).
“And he that sat upon the throne said, Behold, I make all things new. And he said unto me, Write: for these words are true and faithful” (Revelation 21:5).
“He which testifieth these things saith, Surely I come quickly. Amen. Even so, come, Lord Jesus. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. Amen” (Revelation 22:20-21).
This may come as a surprise to many people but, it is truth because on the day that Jesus returns for the Day of Judgment on the Last day the Holy Scriptures says:
“And the nations were angry, and thy wrath is come, and the time of the dead, that they should be judged, and that thou shouldest give reward unto thy servants the prophets, and to the saints, and them that fear thy name, small and great; [AND SHOULDEST DESTROY THEM WHICH DESTROY THE EARTH]” (Revelation 11:18).
“And the kings of the earth, and the great men, and the rich men, and the chief captains, and the mighty men, and every bondman, and every free man, hid themselves in the dens and in the rocks of the mountains; And said to the mountains and rocks, Fall on us, and hide us from the face of him that sitteth on the throne, and from the wrath of the Lamb:
For the great day of his wrath is come; and who shall be able to [STAND]?” (Revelation 6:15-17).
“For when they shall say, peace and safety; then sudden destruction cometh upon them, as travail upon a woman with child; and they shall [NOT ESCAPE]” (1 Thessalonians 5:3).
“Watch ye therefore, and pray always, that ye may be accounted worthy to [ESCAPE ALL THESE THINGS] that shall come to pass, and to [STAND] before the Son of man” (Luke 21:36).
“The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before the great and the terrible day of the LORD come. And it shall come to pass, that whosoever shall call on the name of the LORD shall be delivered: for in mount Zion and in Jerusalem shall be deliverance, as the LORD hath said, and in the remnant whom the LORD shall call” (Joel 2:31-32).
A well-known punishment technique for young children when they have done something wrong is for them to be separated and to sit on chair to take “time out”; and not move until the the allotted time for punishment expires.
Who have ears to hear let them hear.
While there is still TIME Jesus, the only begotten Son of God says: “The time is fulfilled, and the Kingdom of God is at hand: repent ye, and believe the gospel” (Mark 1:15). “For I came down from heaven, not to do mine own will, but the will of him that sent me” (John 6:38). “Except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish” (Luke 13:5).
When TIME ENDS there will be NO MORE TIME (Revelation 10:6).
When time ENDS on the Last Day it will be literally TIME OUT; and the punishment will be FOREVER in the Lake of fire! (Matthew 25:41) (Revelation 20:11-15).
Let us be reminded to daily take up our cross because Jesus says: “If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross [DAILY], and follow me” (Luke 9:23). “And he that taketh not his cross, and followeth after me, is not worthy of me” (Matthew 10:38).
“For the [PREACHING OF THE CROSS] is to them that perish foolishness; but [UNTO US WHICH ARE SAVED IT IS THE POWER OF GOD]” (1 Corinthians 1:18-19).
JESUS, the Savior, Lord and King expressed on the Last Day, the Day of Judgment here on earth, says: “Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in heaven” (Matthew 7:21).
“Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in thy name? and in thy name have cast out devils? and in thy name done many wonderful works? And then will I profess unto them, ‘I [NEVER KNEW YOU: DEPART FROM ME, YE THAT WORK INIQUITY]’” (Matthew 7:21-23).
“And shall cast them into a furnace of fire: there shall be wailing and gnashing of teeth. Then shall the [RIGHTEOUS] shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father. Who hath ears to hear, let him hear” (Matthew 13:42-43).
“Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God. Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God” (Matthew 5:8-9).
“Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness’ sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 5:10).
“He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the tree of life, which is in the midst of the paradise of God” (Revelation 2:7).
“And, behold, I come quickly; and my reward is with me, to give every man according as his work shall be. I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end, the first and the last.
Blessed are they that do his commandments, that they may have right to the tree of life, and may enter in through the gates into the city.
For without are dogs, and sorcerers, and whoremongers, and murderers, and idolaters, and whosoever loveth and maketh a lie.
I Jesus have sent mine angel to testify unto you these things in the churches. I am the root and the offspring of David, and the bright and morning star.
And the Spirit and the bride say, Come. And let him that heareth say, Come. And let him that is athirst come. And whosoever will, let him take the water of life freely” (Revelation 22:12-17).