Are we living in the last days?
September 9, 2016
It is commonly assumed by many that we are living in the last days and that the end of the world is just around the corner. However, if you take the Bible seriously, it is impossible to hold that opinion. The reason is that the writers of the New Testament identified their own time as the “last days.”
On the day of Pentecost, as recorded in Acts chapter two, Peter explained what was happening with these words: “This is that which was spoken by the prophet Joel: and it shall come to pass in the last days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh ….” Peter did not say...