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The Foolishness of Waiting for Christ's Return Without Preaching the Gospel to the Lost

It's no secret that the world is in terrible times and chances are they're not going to get better. The world is now a huge insane den of iniquity. Signs of the times have shown up such as the rampant immorality growing left and right.
2 Timothy 3:1-7 - This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come. For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, without natural affection, trucebreakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good, traitors, heady, highminded, lovers of pleasures more than lovers of God; having a form of godliness, but denying the power thereof: from such turn away. For of this sort are they which creep into houses, and lead captive silly women laden with sins, led away with divers lusts, ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.
2 Peter 3:3-4 - Knowing this first, that there shall come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts, and saying, Where is the promise of his coming? for since the fathers fell asleep, all things continue as they were from the beginning of the creation.

Aren't these signs that you just wish that the Lord Jesus Christ will come back as soon as possible? Unfortunately, there's still one overlooked factor at people who wait for Christ's return. This overlooked factor is namely the preaching of the Gospel.
Matthew 24:14 - And this Gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come.

Soulwinning is part of the signs of the end times. Jesus already mentioned it that until the Gospel of the Kingdom is preached first then the end will not come. The Church is given its task to win souls to Jesus Christ. Many great Christian preachers had this passion to win souls in fulfilling the Great Commission as they were looking forward to the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ to claim the Church.

You can know for sure Jesus is coming again soon not only because of the growing immorality but also because of growing soulwinning efforts. There is growing soulwinning activities in the midst of a worsening world. Churches today should be concerned in their role as part of the Church in preaching the Gospel and warning others about the upcoming judgment that's going to hit sinners. It's time to go out there and preach the Gospel, reach others for Christ and continue working to help fulfill the Great Commission to cover the world with the Gospel.

As a preacher would say, "Do you want Jesus to come soon? Then preach the Gospel first!"

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