"You Are Here": The Map of Redemptive History
Given the prior course of church history and the countless misguided attempts to identity the antichrist and predict the timing of our Lord's return, let us simply reaffirm that this ought not be done and expect that because God's people have the eyes of faith, we will know that the end is at hand when we see these things come to pass.
Although I am blessed with a good internal compass, my first stop at a shopping mall is usually the mall directory. One of the most important features of that directory is the brightly colored arrow that indicates "You Are Here." Knowing where you are is the first step toward figuring out where you need to go.
When it comes to shopping, the mall directory is a nice convenience. When it comes to understanding the Bible, finding the "You Are Here" arrow is absolutely essential. Figuring out where we are in terms of our ...