Falling Shoes in the End Times

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“For then shall be great tribulation, such as was not since the beginning of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall be. And except those days should be shortened, there should no flesh be saved: but for the elect’s sake those days shall be shortened.”
–Matthew 24:21-22

Some while ago, someone asked what the end times would be like.

Actually, the person wanted to know what to expect during the end times.

“Have you ever heard the expression ‘Waiting for the other shoe to drop’?”

“Yeah.  Not exactly sure about the meaning.”

wait for the other shoe to drop

(idiomatic) To await a seemingly inevitable event, especially one that is not desirable.

A common experience of tenement living in apartment-style housing in New York City and other large cities during the manufacturing boom of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Apartments were built with very similar designs, with the bedrooms located directly above and underneath one another. Thus, it was normal to hear a neighbor removing their shoes in the apartment above. As one shoe made a sound hitting the floor, the expectation for the other shoe to make a similar disturbance was created.

“Well, the end times is a time of waiting for shoes to drop.”

“I’m not sure I get you.”

“The end times is about a LOT of God’s judgments upon the earth and upon various men.  These judgments are naturally seen as bad by the world.  So most of the world will be waiting for the next shoe of God’s judgment to hit the floor.”

“There’s nothing they can do about it?”

“Well sure.  They could change their ways; repent.  But they won’t.”

“Huh?  Why not?”

“Because the world 1- DOES NOT believe the Bible; 2- is deceived and thinks the shoes are something other than shoes; and, 3- thinks it can work itself out of the mess by its own efforts.”

“Wow!”

“Exactly.”

“But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.”
–Revelation 21:8

WHAT will the reader do when the shoes of God’s judgment begin to drop?

It is not YET too late: there is still time to change direction (repent), place your faith (hope) for the future entirely on Jesus Christ and enter the kingdom of heaven.

DOES the reader believe he is saved?

Make Your Calling and Election Sure: End Times Survival

DOES the reader believe he is NOT saved?

Time is Running Out: Today is the Day of Salvation

THE GOSPEL OF JESUS CHRIST

“Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and wherein ye stand; By which also ye are saved, if ye keep in memory what I preached unto you, unless ye have believed in vain. For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures:

And that he was seen of Cephas, then of the twelve: After that, he was seen of above five hundred brethren at once; of whom the greater part remain unto this present, but some are fallen asleep. After that, he was seen of James; then of all the apostles. And last of all he was seen of me also, as of one born out of due time. ”
1 Corinthians 15:1-8

“For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.”
-–Romans 1:16

MORE: Eternal Salvation Through Jesus Christ: Salvation Messages from End Times Prophecy Report

[Portions of this piece appeared originally in End Times Prophecy Headlines: August 24, 2020.]

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