|The Purpose of prophecy
THE PURPOSE OF PROPHECY
People have always been fascinated with the future. Whether it is a mere curiosity or fear of the unknown man, for thousands of years, has tried painstakingly to unravel the mystery of prophecy in the Bible. Countless books have been written on the subject of prophecy hoping to shed some light on what is to come. The desperate search for truth, purpose and hope has led many to seek the costly advice of spiritual advisors and fortune tellers. Ironically, the things they so desperately desire can be easily found free to all in scripture.
Today, people are drowning in discouragement and uncertainty. Whether the problems are politics, problems in Middle East, or the Tsunami that killed thousands of innocent lives, people feel they have lost control of their own lives. Prophecy and the fulfillment of the spoken word of God should give people comfort, peace and hope in a chaotic world. People need assurance, an...