This world of VANITY is NOT what was intended by GOD ithe FATHER. “For we know that the [WHOLE CREATION GROANETH AND TRAVAILETH IN PAIN] together until now” (Romans 8:22).
“[FOR THE CREATURE WAS MADE SUBJECT TO VANITY, NOT WILLINGLY], but by reason of him who hath subjected the same in hope” (Romans 8:20).
“THEREFORE WE ARE ALWAYS CONFIDENT, knowing that, whilst [WE ARE AT HOME IN THE BODY, WE ARE ABSENT] from the Lord” (2 Corinthians 5:6–7).
Our Lord, Savior and King Jesus says: “For what shall it [PROFIT A MAN, IF HE SHALL GAIN THE WHOLE WORLD, AND LOSE HIS OWN SOUL]? Or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?” (Mark 8:36-37).
“Woe unto them that draw iniquity with cords of vanity, and sin as it were with a cart rope:” (Isaiah 5:18).
“¶ Behold, the name of the LORD [COMETH FROM FAR, BURNING WITH HIS ANGER], and the burden thereof is heavy: his lips are full of indignation, and his tongue as a devouring fire:
And his breath, as an overflowing stream, shall reach to the midst of the neck, [TO SIFT THE NATIONS WITH THE SIEVE OF VANITY]: and there shall be a bridle in the jaws of the people, causing them to err” (Isaiah 30:27-28).
“BEHOLD, the day of the LORD cometh, and thy spoil shall be divided in the midst of thee.
[FOR I WILL GATHER ALL NATIONS AGAINST JERUSALEM TO BATTLE]; and the city shall be taken, and the houses rifled, and the women ravished; and half of the city shall go forth into captivity, and the residue of the people shall not be cut off from the city.
Then shall the LORD go forth, and fight against those nations, as when he fought in the day of battle.
¶ [AND HIS FEET SHALL STAND IN THAT DAY UPON THE MOUNT OF OLIVES], which is before Jerusalem on the east, and the mount of Olives shall cleave in the midst thereof toward the east and toward the west, and there shall be a very great valley; and half of the mountain shall remove toward the north, and half of it toward the south” (Zechariah 14:1-4).
“Now we beseech you, brethren, by the [COMING OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST, AND BY OUR GATHERING TOGETHER UNTO HIM], whereunto he called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ” (2 Thessalonians 2:1).
Our Lord Jesus says: “[WATCH YE THEREFORE, AND PRAY ALWAYS, THAT YE MAY BE ACCOUNTED WORTHY TO ESCAPE ALL THESE THINGS THAT SHALL COME TO PASS], and to stand before the Son of man” (Luke 21:36). “But of that day and hour knoweth no man, no, not the angels of heaven, but my Father only” (Matthew 24:36).
“[THEREFORE BE YE ALSO READY: FOR IN SUCH AN HOUR AS YE THINK NOT THE SON OF MAN COMETH]” (Matthew 24:44).
“The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. Amen” (Philippians 4:23).