If she has a well-developed theological vocabulary, start by telling her our eschatology is mildly millennarist, but not developed to the point where we worry about either pre- mid- or post-millennarism. We also reject the late 19th-century Scottish innovation known as "rapture."
Stacy Smith wrote: > My sister is asking about our view of end times. Since this gets very > complicated--explaining things even from the beginning basics to someone > who really has no desire to convert--how would you suggest I explain this > subject to my sister? I am in a quandary. > > Stacy. > -- Marc A. Schindler Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada -- Gateway to the Boreal Parkland “Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of the time he will pick himself up and continue on” – Winston Churchill Note: This communication represents the informal personal views of the author solely; its contents do not necessarily reflect those of the author’s employer, nor those of any organization with which the author may be associated. ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// /// ZION LIST CHARTER: Please read it at /// /// http://www.zionsbest.com/charter.html /// ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// ==^^=============================================================== This email was sent to: email@example.com EASY UNSUBSCRIBE click here: http://topica.com/u/?aaP9AU.bWix1n.YXJjaGl2 Or send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] T O P I C A -- Register now to manage your mail! http://www.topica.com/partner/tag02/register ==^^===============================================================