Ask a Pastor Column
December 9, 2021
Presenting Biblical answers to tough questions.
Q: Does the pandemic mean we are in the end times?
A: Nope; it actually means the exact opposite! The reason I can state this with such confidence is because Christ offered His disciples a clear explanation of world events leading up to the end times so we are not shaken or frightened without cause. This explanation is found in Matthew 24:4-16. In this passage Christ describes various world events that might shake or concern His disciples. These include the rise of false messiahs (v. 5), wars (v. 6), famines, pestilences (i.e., pandemics...