Category Archives: End Times Childbirth Analogy

On Jesus’ End Times Childbirth Analogy: When the Water Breaks–Three Views

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila All these things are the beginning of birth pains (Matthew 24:8, NIV). A Natural View As I keep meditating on Jesus’ use of pregnancy and childbirth to help believers understand the chronology of the “end of the age” … Continue reading

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Are We At the “Prequel” to Jesus’ Childbirth Analogy? Is It A Time of “Spiritual Decathexing”?

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila But all these things are merely the beginning of birth pangs.  -Jesus (Matthew 24:8, NASB) Decathexis is “the process of dis-investment of mental or emotional energy in a person, object, or idea.” Or perhaps a previous way … Continue reading

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On Jesus’ Comparison of End Times with Childbirth (From the Labor and Delivery Room)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila It occurs to me that considering the times we are in, globally, it might be helpful to re-publish the following three blog posts treating the analogy Jesus used to illustrate how end times events are like a … Continue reading

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Is It Time to “Push”?–On the End Stage of the Childbirth/Prophecy Analogy

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila I have written before, here and here, on the analogy of childbirth that Jesus used to describe certain aspects of so-called end times or end of the Church Age, detailed in Matthew, chapter 24. Many prophecy watchers … Continue reading

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“As Labor Pains on a Pregnant Woman”: “Has the (Prophetic) Baby Dropped?”

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Scripture uses the metaphor of the last stages of pregnancy to illustrate how things will be when we are close to the Lord’s return. This verse is often cited: For you know very well that the day … Continue reading

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