There Are Two Comings Of Christ, Not One



Christ appears in the CLOUDS
1 Thessalonians 4:16-17

Christ comes to the EARTH
Zechariah 14:4-5

Christ comes FOR his saints
1 Thessalonians 4:13-17

Christ comes WITH his saints
1 Thessalonians 3:13, Jude 1:14, Rev 19:11-21

Christ takes the saints TO heaven
John 14:3

Christ brings the saints BACK to earth
Zech 14:4-5, Rev 19:14

It takes place BEFORE the Tribulation
Luke 21:36

It takes place AFTER the Tribulation
Matthew 24:29-30

Christ is NOT SEEN, except by his saints
1 Corinthians 15:52

EVERY EYE shall see him
Revelation 1:7

Christ gathers his own
1 Thessalonians 4:16-17

Angels gather the elect
Matthew 24:31

Christ comes to REWARD
1 Thessalonians 4:17

Christ comes to JUDGE
Matthew 24:31-46

No reference in the Old Testament
1 Corinthians 15:51

Numerous references in the Old Testament

No signs precede it
It is sudden

Many signs precede it
Matthew 24:4-29

It’s a time of blessing and comfort
1 Thessalonians 4:17-18

A time of judgment and destruction
2 Thessalonians 2:8-12

It’s for believers only
1 Thess 4:13-18, John 14:1-3, Cor 15:51-55

It’s pronounced on Israel and the nations
Matthew 24:1-25, 46, Daniel 9:24

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God didn't create us and then leave us alone to figure it out. He provided us with the "manufacturer's handbook" which tells us who he is, who we are, why we're here, where we're going and how to get there. The wise person will pay attention to the directions the Creator left to show us the way.