Kay Arthur talks on the Alpha and Omega in Revelations 1. One day all tears will be wiped away no matter what hardships we now go through.
Some fascinating images of the First Temple of God, built and completed almost 3,000 years ago by King Solomon, son of King David. Above, the inner sanctum, and below, the Sea filled with thousands of gallons of water for ritual cleansing, and finally a rendering of the Temple from the outside.
After hundreds of years of carrying the Ark of the Covenant around in a tent, his people have built God a splendid new Temple, and Jerusalem becomes the center of the world.
Hat tip: 2 Chronicles and One Year Bible blog.