1 Corinthians 13:8-13 TPT 8 )"Love never stops loving. It extends beyond the gift of prophecy, which eventually fades away. It is more enduring than tongues, which will one day fall silent. Love remains long after words of knowledge are forgotten. 9) Our present knowledge and our prophecies are but partial,10) but when love’s perfection arrives, the partial will fade away. 11) When I was a child, I spoke about childish matters, for I saw things like a child and reasoned like a child. But the day came when I matured, and I set aside my childish ways. 12) For now we see but a faint reflection of riddles and mysteries as though reflected in a mirror, but one day we will see face-to-face. My understanding is incomplete now, but one day I will understand everything, just as everything about me has been fully understood. 13) Until then, there are three things that remain: faith, hope, and love—yet love surpasses them all. So above all else, let love be the beautiful prize for which yo
In the study of all things, eschatology, it is all about Jesus. It isn't about us, not about the church, not about the world- it is about Jesus. He comes to sum up all things He holds every thing together. All the Old Covenant looks forward to Jesus. All the New Covenant looks back to Him. So each time we look at scripture, we must interpret it through Jesus' message and His Person. You can't take it in isolation! All history was consummated in Jesus and will be consummated in Him. 2 Cor. 1:20 states "Therefore , for as many as are the promises of God, they all find their YES in Him." Every promise in the Bible finds its answer in Christ. Every single one is fulfilled in Jesus. We all need to get a firm hold on that very important principle, Amen!