LifePointe Christian Church
Revelation - Bowls and Babylon - Chapters 16 17 18 - Week 14
Speaker: Chris Delfs, Senior Pastor
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Revelation 16:2
The first angel went and poured out his bowl on the land, and ugly, festering sores broke out on the people who had the mark of the beast and worshiped its image. NIV

The sixth plague (Exodus 9:8-12)

Revelation 16:3
The second angel poured out his bowl on the sea, and it turned into blood
like that of a dead person, and every living thing in the sea died. NIV

Nile turned to blood (Exodus 7:20)

Revelation 16:4
The third angel poured out his bowl on the rivers and springs of water, and
they became blood. NIV

Revelation 16:5
“You are just in these judgments, O Holy One.............6 you have given
them blood to drink as they deserve.” NIV

Galatians 6:7
Don’t be misled—you cannot mock the justice of God. You will always harvest what you plant. NLT

Romans 6:23
Wages of sin is death. NIV

Revelation 16:8
The fourth angel poured out his bowl on the sun, and the sun was allowed to scorch people with fire. NIV

Malachi 4:1
The LORD of Heaven’s Armies says, “The day of judgment is coming, burning like a furnace. On that day the arrogant and the wicked will be burned up like straw.” NLT

Revelation 16:9
They were seared by the intense heat and they cursed the name of God, who had control over these plagues, but they refused to repent and glorify him.

Revelation 16:10
The fifth angel poured out his bowl on the throne of the beast, and its
kingdom was plunged into darkness. NLT

1 John 1:5
God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. NIV

Walk in the light (1 John 1:7)

Ephesians 5:11
Have nothing to do with the worthless things that people do, things that
belong to the darkness. GNT

Plague of darkness (Exodus 10:21-29)

John 8:12
I am the light of the world. NIV

John 3:19
God’s light came into the world, but people loved the darkness more than the light, for their actions were evil. NLT

Those who love the evil deeds of darkness will be surrounded by literal darkness

Revelation 16:9
they refused to repent and glorify him. NIV

Revelation 16:11
(they) cursed the God of heaven because of their pains and their sores, but
they refused to repent of what they had done. NIV

Revelation 16:12
The sixth angel poured out his bowl on the great river Euphrates, and its
water was dried up to prepare the way for the kings from the East. NIV

Revelation 16:13
Then I saw three impure spirits that looked like frogs; they came out of the
mouth of the dragon, out of the mouth of the beast and out of the mouth of the false prophet. 14 They are demonic spirits that perform signs, and they go out to the kings of the whole world, to gather them for the battle on the great day of God Almighty. NIV

Psalm 2:2
The kings of the earth prepare for battle; the rulers plot together against the LORD and against his anointed one. “Let us break their chains,” they cry, “and free ourselves from slavery to God.” NLT

Revelation 17:14
They will wage war against the Lamb, but the Lamb will triumph over them
because he is Lord of lords and King of kings. NIV

Revelation 16:16
Then they gathered the kings together to the place that in Hebrew is called
Armageddon. NIV

Revelation 16:17
The seventh angel poured out his bowl into the air, and out of the temple
came a loud voice from the throne, saying, “It is done!” 18 Then there came flashes of lightning, rumblings, peals of thunder and a severe earthquake. No earthquake like it has ever occurred since mankind has been on earth, so tremendous was the quake. NIV

Revelation 17:5
Babylon the great - the mother of prostitutes - and of the abominations of the earth.

Revelation 17:1
The great prostitute.

The great prostitute: Anything that is pursuing false religion

Genesis 11:4
They said, “Come, let’s build a great city for ourselves with a tower that reaches into the sky. This will make us famous and keep us from being scattered all over the world.” NLT

Psalm 45:17
I will make your name famous. CEV

Revelation 18:
People pursuing political and economic gods

Revelation 18:1
After this I saw another angel coming down from heaven. He had great
authority, and the earth was illuminated by his splendor. 2 With a mighty voice he shouted: “‘Fallen! Fallen is Babylon the Great!’ NIV

Revelation 18:11
The merchants of the earth will weep and mourn over her because no one
buys their cargoes anymore................15 The merchants who sold these things and gained their wealth from her will stand far off, terrified at her torment. They will weep and mourn. NIV

1 John 2:15
Do not love this world nor the things it offers you, for when you love the world, you do not have the love of the Father in you. 16. For the world offers only a craving for physical pleasure, a craving for everything we see, and pride in our achievements and possessions. These are not from the Father, but are from this world. NLT

Matthew 6:24
You cannot serve both God and money. NIV

Matthew 16:26
What do you benefit if you gain the whole world but lose your own soul? Is
anything worth more than your soul? NLT

Revelation 18:4
Then I heard another voice from heaven say:“ ‘Come out of her, my people,’ so that you will not share in her sins, so that you will not receive any of her plagues...................8 She will be consumed by fire, for mighty is the Lord God who judges her.NIV

Citizen of Babylon or a citizen of Heaven?