End Times: Are You Ready?

By   •   January 2, 2009   •   Topics:

Will the world end this weekend? The Bible says not even the angels know the day or hour of Jesus’ return. But amid speculation that’s been around for centuries, there are certain timeless truths to which all Christians can cling.

First, we need to be sure we have put our trust in Jesus Christ alone for salvation. “The fact of the matter is… we are all a heartbeat away from eternity,” said Will Graham, grandson of Billy Graham, when asked about recent “doomsday” predictions.

“Whether you stand before God [tomorrow] or whether you stand before Him 50 years from now, is irrelevant in the scope of eternity,” Graham added. “The important thing isn’t when you stand before God; it’s where you stand with God.”

Our Internet evangelism site, PeaceWithGod.net, is a tool you can use to settle the question of your own salvation and to share with unbelieving friends and loved ones.

Also, through the years, both Billy and Franklin Graham have written and preached sound, Biblical messages about the Second Coming of Jesus. If you have questions, want to learn more or would like to pass along a link to someone you love, please use the resources on this page and across the site.

Q: I read a blog on the Internet the other day that claimed Jesus was going to come back to earth on a certain date. How did they know?

Jesus said, “No one knows about that day or hour, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father.” (Mark 13:32).
Read more of Billy Graham’s answer »

Q: What is the “rapture,” and when does it occur??

There are many Christians who believe that the second coming of Jesus Christ will be in two phases.

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Sheep and Goats

When Jesus was asked to describe His second coming, He answered first with warnings, second with stories, and finally with a plain statement about “when the Son of Man comes in is glory.”
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Signs of Christ’s Return: As In the Days of Noah

“As we watch the downward spiral of our society today, we realize that a powder keg is ready to explode,” says Chuck Smith. “Something has got to change.”
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End Times 101: The Basics of the Second Coming

The second coming of Jesus (and the subsequent upheaval of all that we know and understand) is an incredibly complex area of the faith.
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  1. Talitha Fountain says:

    There are so many rules for how we should live our lives. Besides the ten commandments what does God say about how we should live our lives.

  2. CH says:

    The link to Billy Graham’s comment on the rapture is broken.

  3. Antonio Patiño says:

    Dears Brothers in Jesus Christ Our Lord and Saviour
    I am an evangelistic and Like to share the Gospel to others
    I would like to ask you if it is possible you could support to me with
    some tracks of the Gospel: I had used STEPS TO PEACE WITH GOD it
    is a wonderful track to share the Gospel!
    I give glory to God for Your Ministry and forthe Life and Ministry of
    Our Brother BILLY GRAHAM, God Bless HIm and his Ministry and Unction
    By the Holy Spirit;
    Blessings in Christ

  4. Karin Hannon says:

    While the mystery of God has been revealed, the time of it cannot be ascertained 100%. Christians are to seek God’s wisdom for their lives. So I am going to live as though the rapture were to occur tomorrow. Do not put off until tomorrow what should be a true believer’s walk for today. We are saved by grace through faith regardless of the timing of Christs’ second return. Avoid contentions and foolish disputes. Although I do hope for a mid tribulation rapture before the seven bowl judgements, most importantly I pray that my faith will not falter in the face of God’s will. In God I trust and further pray for God to strengthen me, so that I endure whatever may come.

  5. Tonya says:

    Billy Graham is a true prophet. I thank him.

  6. obayi Ngozi says:

    I am very glad to locate this site today. Please, release more on the second coming, rapture, and the Armageddon war.

  7. Nancy says:

    I am so thanful to the Lord for Dr. Billy Graham

  8. bianca says:

    Thank yu for this

  9. Henry Odukho says:

    I know out there we have false prophets just as in the time of Elijah, but we also have the true prophets whom the world does not accept & instead listen to false prophets whom they accuse taking the account of all other prophets in the same blame. Don’t loose heart Jesus is coming back & we are true witnesses for this truth which he has spoken to other true servants.Believe & take a step of faith and you will escape the coming judgement..

  10. pastor dan says:

    i want to thank you for this page on the end times it is a real blessing.