How Can We Dine at the Marriage Supper of the Lamb?

By Li Min

It is recorded in Revelation 19:9, “And he said to me, Write, Blessed are they which are called to the marriage supper of the Lamb. And he said to me, These are the true sayings of God.”

As Christians, we all know that when the Lord Jesus returns in the last days, all who are able to receive the Lord and dine at the marriage supper of the Lamb are wise virgins; the blessed; those with hope of being brought up into the kingdom of heaven. The foolish virgins, because they fail to dine at the marriage supper of the Lamb, become those who are rejected by the Lord, and eventually and inevitably fall into disaster. Continue reading “How Can We Dine at the Marriage Supper of the Lamb?”

How Should We Welcome the Lord When He Comes Knocking at the Door?

Editor’s Note: Now disasters all over the world continue, and the prophecies of the Lord’s coming have basically been fulfilled. Many brothers and sisters who sincerely believe in the Lord hope that they can welcome the Lord’s return as soon as possible like wise virgins. To welcome the Lord, you must first understand the difference between wise virgins and foolish virgins, so as to avoid becoming foolish virgins and missing the opportunity to welcome the Lord. Clicking the link to read the article, which will help you understand how to become wise virgins to meet the Lord.

By Xiao Fei

After I began to believe in the Lord, the brothers and sisters liked to sing a hymn called “Our Beloved Is Knocking at the Door” which goes: “Our beloved is knocking at the door, His hair wet with dew; let us quickly rise and open the door, and not let our beloved turn around and leave. …” Every time we started to sing this hymn, our hearts were deeply moved and stirred. We all wanted to ask our beloved to stay the night, and when He comes and knocks at the door, we wanted to be the first to hear His voice and welcome the Lord. Continue reading “How Should We Welcome the Lord When He Comes Knocking at the Door?”

How I Nearly Became a Foolish Virgin

We all know the parable of the ten virgins that the Lord Jesus once said. Do you know the difference between wise virgins and foolish virgins? How can we become wise virgins to welcome the Lord? This essay will tell you the differences between the wise and foolish virgins, showing you the way to welcome the Lord’s second coming.

By Li Fang, China

In the fall of 2002, Sister Zhao from my denomination, the Church of Truth, brought her niece, Sister Wang, to my home to tell me the great news of the coming of the Lord. After a few days of reading the words of Almighty God and listening to Sister Wang’s detailed fellowship, I understood that, from the creation of the world until now, God has performed three stages of work in order to save mankind. Other truths that I also came to know were God’s adoption of a different name during each stage of His work, the significance of God’s name in each age, and the mystery of God’s incarnation, etc. Continue reading “How I Nearly Became a Foolish Virgin”

2020 Christian Testimony Video | “How the Wise Virgins Welcomed the Lord”

Anick and Mireille are good friends. One day, a chance opportunity comes along when they watch the movie Where Is My Home, made by The Church of Almighty God. They find it very moving, and the book which changes the main character’s destiny in the movie particularly arouses their curiosity. Continue reading “2020 Christian Testimony Video | “How the Wise Virgins Welcomed the Lord””

Reflection on Matthew 25: How to Become Wise Virgins

It’s recorded in Matthew 25, how do wise virgins prepare oil to welcome the Lord? Understanding this aspect of the truth is vitally essential for us to welcome the Lord! This essay will tell you the differences between the wise and foolish virgins, showing you the way to welcome the Lord’s second coming.

Sister Mu Zhen,

Peace to you in the Lord! I’m so happy you’ve written. You’ve mentioned in your letter that the day of the Lord’s coming is near, and that you are intentionally reading Scripture and praying more, and doing more work for the Lord so that you can be one of the wise virgins who is vigilantly awaiting the Lord’s coming. However, these things have not sharpened your spiritual acuity or increased your faith or love for the Lord. You’re confused about whether you can be counted as a wise virgin by seeking this way and would like to know what sort of practice you should have to be able to welcome the Lord. Continue reading “Reflection on Matthew 25: How to Become Wise Virgins”

What reward is granted to the wise virgins? Will the foolish virgins succumb to disaster?

Foolish Virgins an Wise Virgins

Relevant Words of God:

“Following the work of the Holy Spirit” means understanding the will of God today, being able to act in accordance with the present requirements of God, being able to obey and follow the God of today, and entering in accordance with the newest utterances of God. Only this is someone who follows the work of the Holy Spirit and is in the stream of the Holy Spirit. Such people are not only capable of receiving God’s praise and seeing God, but can also know God’s disposition from the latest work of God, and can know man’s conceptions and disobedience, and man’s nature and substance, from His latest work; furthermore, they are able to gradually achieve changes in their disposition during their service. Only people such as this are those who are able to gain God, and who have genuinely found the true way. Continue reading “What reward is granted to the wise virgins? Will the foolish virgins succumb to disaster?”

The Signs of the End Times Have Appeared in 2020: How to Be Wise Virgins in Receiving the Lord

The Lord Jesus said, “And you shall hear of wars and rumors of wars: see that you be not troubled: for all these things must come to pass, but the end is not yet. For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in divers places. All these are the beginning of sorrows” (Matthew 24:6–8). Catastrophes are now occurring in ever-greater numbers all over the world: The Wuhan coronavirus, locusts in Africa, the wildfires in Australia, and other disasters have emerged one after another. The four blood moons have also appeared. The prophecies of the Lord’s coming have been basically fulfilled; the Lord must already have returned. A matter occupying the minds of many believers in the Lord is this: How can we become wise virgins in receiving the Lord’s return? Continue reading “The Signs of the End Times Have Appeared in 2020: How to Be Wise Virgins in Receiving the Lord”

When Jesus Is Coming, How Can We Welcome Him?

Brothers and sisters of Find the Shepherd:
Hello! Now disasters are getting ever bigger. The day of the Lord has already come. We believers in the Lord are all anxiously waiting for Him to be raptured into the heavenly kingdom. The Lord Jesus said, “Then shall the kingdom of heaven be likened to ten virgins, which took their lamps, and went forth to meet the bridegroom. … and they that were ready went in with him to the marriage: and the door was shut” (Matthew 25:1, 10). From these verses, we see that when the Lord comes, the foolish virgins will be locked outside on account of not preparing oil, while the wise virgins who have prepared oil will dine with Him. Only by being wise virgins can we welcome the Lord’s return. Then, in the last days, how should we prepare to be the wise virgins to welcome the Lord? Continue reading “When Jesus Is Coming, How Can We Welcome Him?”

Is It Possible to Know When Jesus Is Coming Back to Work?

By Zhao HuiDuring a Bible study, I spoke of the question that had confused me for a long time: “Brothers and sisters, the Lord Jesus said, ‘But of that day and hour knows no man, no, not the angels of heaven, but my Father only’ (Mat 24:36). We can see in this scripture that no one will know when the Lord will return, so why do so many people testify that the Lord Jesus has come? What does this mean?” After I finished, some became immersed in contemplation, and some said, “Now that you say it, we’d better have a discussion about it.”
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2019 Christian Crosstalk | “Who Are the Wise Virgins?”

Who Are the Wise Virgins?

 

Everyone who sincerely believes in the Lord hopes to be a wise virgin, to receive the return of the Lord Jesus in the last days, and to attend the banquet with the Lord. So, what is a wise virgin? What is a foolish virgin? How are the wise virgins wise? How are the foolish virgins foolish?