#186 – The Waiting Christian
July 19, 2014•6 min
Yesterday on The Morning Meditation we looked at the important topic of Accuracy in the Use of Scripture. We need to make sure we are using the Word of God how He intended us to use it!
Today on The Morning Meditation:
THE WAITING CHRISTIAN
1 Thessalonians 1:10 "And to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, which delivered us from the wrath to come."
The Thessalonian Church had turned to God from idols to serve the living God, and to “wait for His Son from Heaven.” On the Great Day of Atonement the High Priest went within the veil—not without blood and the congregation waited without looking for his reappearing. Now Christ, our Great High Priest, has gone within the veil with His own blood, and the Church without is waiting and looking for His appearing according to His promise.
I believe the Church has lost its urgency of expecting the Lord’s return. I have to discipline myself on this subject. We as Christians are baptized in worldliness all ar