All Resources on End Times / Return of Christ

How Do I Prepare for the Rapture?

Interviews

by John Piper

in episode 447, Pastor John discusses the return of Christ.

All the Angels Are Coming with Him

Articles

by John Piper

Have you ever wondered what joy and hope sustained Jesus in his horrific hours of suffering?

Definitions and Observations Concerning the Second Coming of Christ

Articles

by John Piper

What does John Piper believe about the end times and why?

What Will the Final Judgment Mean for You?

Revelation 20

Articles

by John Piper

If we could see the final judgment, we would be the happiest and bravest people in 2008.

The Life-Giving Voice of the Son of God

John 5:25-29

Sermons

by John Piper

At least six observations about the final judgment can be made from John 5:25-29.

What Will It Be Like at the Judgment?

Supplement to August 1 Sermon

Articles

by John Piper

What about the New Covenant promise that God will not remember the sins of his people? Will they be remembered at the judgment day?

Is the United States Talked About In the Book of Revelation?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper says that Revelation is pertinent to the US even though it doesn't speak specifically about it.

"Are You Becoming a Post-Millennialist?"

Articles

by John Piper

When will Christ come back, and what does this have to do with missions?

Final Judgment According to Works

Articles

by John Piper

We must learn to make the biblical distinction between earning eternal life on the basis of works and receiving eternal life according to works.

Loving the Second Coming and the Assurance of Salvation

Hebrews 9:28

Articles

by John Piper

Do we long for Christ's return or are we anxious that it might interrupt our worldly plans? Eternity hangs on this question.

"Before the Time"

A Fifth Column of Faith Behind Enemy Lines

Articles

by John Piper

Christ has plotted many tactical advances before the time of the final victory.

Misgivings About Hal Lindsay’s “Planet Earth”

Articles

by John Piper

Faith isn't nurtured by fitting tomorrow’s headlines into a probable scheme, but by being rooted in the faithfulness of God.

How Important Should the Study of Jesus' Second Coming Be to Us?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper answers several questions about the importance and effects of contemplating Christ's return.

Reflections on an Eschatology of Motherhood

Insight into an Often Misunderstood Saying of Our Lord

Articles

by John Piper

With the inbreaking of the kingdom of God into this world through Jesus, every human institution is about to pass away.

Glorified

Poems

by John Piper

The Savior's Supper and the Second Coming

2 Thessalonians 1:3-10

Sermons

by John Piper

Lord's Supper is a memorial service looking back to Jesus' utterly unique death—a death that so satisfied the righteous demands of God that Jesus was granted to rise from the dead and come again as King of all. The sacrifice of Christ set the charge for the explosion of his second coming.

What Must Happen Before the Day of the Lord?

2 Thessalonians 2:1-12

Sermons

by John Piper

Before the day of the Lord comes, the man of lawlessness must come first.

God in Everything at the End of the Age

1 Peter 4:7-11

Sermons

by John Piper

What did Peter mean when he wrote that the end of all things is at hand?

What Sort of Persons Ought You To Be?

2 Peter 3:10-14

Sermons

by John Piper

A life lived for the world will go naked into judgment; a life lived for Christ will be laden with eternal riches.

A Kingdom That Cannot Be Shaken

Hebrews 12:25-29

Sermons

by John Piper

The Locust Horde and the Day of the Lord

Joel

Sermons

by John Piper

God will fight against us and clog the joy of our lives until we return with our whole heart to him. For his purpose is to be God alone in the midst of his people.

Questions on the Second Coming

Sunday Evening Message

2 Thessalonians 1:5-12

Sermons

by John Piper

Let us hold fast that Christ is coming and that all the world will be his someday and we will reign with him forever and ever.