By John Thiel, The Characteristics of the Twelve Tribes of the 144,000 Conference, study 12, mp3
Scripture reading: Deuteronomy 33:12 [And] of Benjamin he said, The beloved of the LORD shall dwell in safety by him; [and the LORD] shall cover him all the day long, and he shall dwell between his shoulders.
To be among the 144,000 does not mean perfection at first. The perfection that they are described as having is the end-result of a purification process after which they are declared as perfect and sinless. Read the rest of this entry
By John Thiel, mp3
Scripture reading: Hebrews 2:1 Therefore we ought to give the more earnest heed to the things which we have heard, lest at any time we should let [them] slip. 2 For if the word spoken by angels was stedfast, and every transgression and disobedience received a just recompense of reward; 3 How shall we escape, if we neglect so great salvation; which at the first began to be spoken by the Lord, and was confirmed unto us by them that heard [him];
At the second advent of Jesus, He will bring His reward with Him for all those who receive Him as their Saviour. The following words in Revelation sang in the heart of John the revelator and he said, Even so, come, Lord Jesus.
Revelation 22:12 And, behold, I come quickly; and my reward [is] with me, to give every man according as his work shall be. Read the rest of this entry