"It would be will for us to spend a thoughtful hour each day in contemplation of the life of Christ." - Ellen G. White, The Desire of Ages
With the time of the end at the door, are you ready for eternity to come? You can be when you behold the life and character of Jesus Christ, the Lamb of God and Savior of the world.
Based on the classic work The Desire of Ages by Ellen G. White, The Bridegroom is Coming features 366 devotionals, each one designed to help you prayerfully and worshipfully behold Jesus so that you can become more like Him in heart, mind, and spirit.
In a time very much like our own, Jesus warned that many would hear Him say, "I do not know you." The Bridegroom is Coming offers you the insights you need to avoid this fate and the inspiration to experience the love of Jesus all over again.
Ellen White was a woman of remarkable spiritual gifts who lived most of her life during the nineteenth century (1827-1915), yet through her writings she is still making a revolutionary impact on millions of people around the world. During her lifetime she wrote more than 5,000 periodical articles and 40 books; but today, including compilations from her 50,000 pages of manuscript, more than 100 titles are available in English. She is the most translated woman writer in the entire history of literature, and the most translated American author of either gender.
Her writings cover a broad range of subjects, including religion, education, social relationships, evangelism, prophecy, publishing, nutrition, and management. Her life-changing masterpiece on successful Christian living, Steps to Christ, has been published in more than 140 languages. Seventh-day Adventists believe that Mrs. White was more than a gifted writer; they believe she was appointed by God as a special messenger to draw the world's attention to the Holy Scriptures and help prepare people for Christ's Second Advent.
From the time she was 17 years old until she died 70 years later, God gave her approximately 2,000 visions and dreams. The visions varied in length from less than a minute to nearly four hours. The knowledge and counsel received through these revelations she wrote out to be shared with others. Thus her special writings are accepted by Seventh-day Adventists as inspired, and their exceptional quality is recognized even by casual readers.