Things to Come: A Study in Biblical Eschatology by J. Dwight Pentecost (1958). This is a classic on the subject. Thank you to the wonderful brother in the Lord who sent it my way.
"For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all men, instructing us that, denying ungodliness and worldly desires, we should live sensibly, righteously and godly in the present age, looking for the blessed hope and the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ..." -- Titus 2:12-13
start really living the Christian life. the Pauline life. the Heavenly life in Christ. no, not pie in the sky. not wishful thinking. not esoteric floating-on-the-clouds nonsense. we're talking about walking in the Spirit according to God's written Word.
the Christian life