Jesus is returning soon. Your precious faith will be rewarded.

Jesus is returning soon. Your precious faith will be rewarded.

“looking for the blessed hope and glorious appearing of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ” (Tit 2:13)

“that the genuineness of your faith, being much more precious than gold that perishes, though it is tested by fire, may be found to praise, honor, and glory at the revelation of Jesus Christ” (1Pet 1:7)

“so that you come short in no gift, eagerly waiting [apekdechomai] for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ” (1Cor 1:7)

“Finally, there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will give to me on that Day, and not to me only but also to all who have loved [agapao] His appearing.” (2Tim 4:8)

“but has now been revealed by the appearing of our Savior Jesus Christ, who has abolished death and brought life and immortality to light through the gospel” (2Tim 1:10)

“that you keep this commandment without spot, blameless until our Lord Jesus Christ’s appearing” (1Tim 6:14)

“For the earnest expectation of the creation eagerly waits [apekdechomai] for the revealing of the sons of God.” (Rom 8:19)

“Not only that, but we also who have the firstfruits of the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves, eagerly waiting  [apekdechomai] for the adoption, the redemption of our body.” (Rom 8:23)

“But if we hope for what we do not see, we eagerly wait [apekdechomai] for it with perseverance.” (Rom 8:25)

“For we through the Spirit eagerly wait [apekdechomai] for the hope of righteousness by faith. For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision avails anything, but faith working through love.” (Gal 5:5-6)

“For our citizenship is in heaven, from which we also eagerly wait [apekdechomai] for the Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ” (Phil 3:20)

“so Christ was offered once to bear the sins of many. To those who eagerly wait [apekdechomai] for Him He will appear a second time, apart from sin, for salvation.” (Heb 9:28)

“and to give you who are troubled rest with us when the Lord Jesus is revealed from heaven with His mighty angels” (2Thes 1:7)

“Therefore gird up the loins of your mind, be sober, and rest your hope fully upon the grace that is to be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ” (1Pet 1:13)

“but rejoice to the extent that you partake of Christ’s sufferings, that when His glory is revealed, you may also be glad with exceeding joy.” (1Pet 4:13)

Reading: Nah 1-3; Tit 2