Acts 13:42 As they left, the people invited Sha'ul and Bar-Nabba to tell them more about these matters the following Shabbat.18 Now in the morning, as He returned to the city, seeing a fig tree by the road, He came to it and found nothing on it but leaves, Matt 21
There will be no figs on the tree, and their leaves will wither....
For the Lord our God has doomed us to perish and given us poisoned water to drink,
because we have sinned against Him. Jeremiah 8:12-14
“The harvest is past, The summer is ended, And we are not saved!” Jer 8:19-20
Every plant which My heavenly Father has not planted will be uprooted.
Don't worry about them. They are blind leaders of the blind. Matthew 15:13-14
Jesus said to them, “Have you never read in the Scriptures:
“‘The stone the builders rejected has become the cornerstone; the Lord has done this, and it is marvelous in our eyes’?
“Therefore I tell you that the kingdom of God will be taken away from you and given to a people who will produce its fruit. Mt 21:42-43
Since you reject the gospel, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, behold, we turn to the Gentiles.
For so the Lord has commanded us: ‘I have set you as a light to the Gentiles, That you should be for salvation to the ends of the earth.’ ”
Now when the Gentiles heard the gospel, they were glad and glorified the word of the Lord. And as many as had been appointed to eternal life believed
43 When the synagogue meeting broke up, many of the born Jews and devout proselytes followed Sha'ul and Bar-Nabba, who spoke with them and urged them to keep holding fast to the love and kindness of God. 44 The next Shabbat, nearly the whole city gathered together to hear the message about the Lord; 45 but when the Jews who had not believed saw the crowds, they were filled with jealousy and spoke up against what Sha'ul was saying and insulted him. 46 However, Sha'ul and Bar-Nabba answered boldly: "It was necessary that God's word be spoken first to you. But since you are rejecting it and are judging yourselves unworthy of eternal life - why, we're turning to the Goyim!
47 For that is what ADONAI has ordered us to do: 'I have set you as a light for the Goyim, to be for deliverance to the ends of the earth.' "
48 The Gentiles were very happy to hear this. They honored the message about the Lord, and as many as had been appointed to eternal life came to trust. 49 And the message about the Lord was carried throughout the whole region.
50 But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the women 'God-fearers' of high social standing and the leading men of the city, and they organized persecution against Sha'ul and Bar-Nabba and expelled them from their district. 51 However, Sha'ul and Bar-Nabba shook off the dust of their feet against them and went on to Iconium; 52 and the talmidim were filled with joy and with the Ruach HaKodesh.
1 Thessalonians 5:10 He died for us so that, whether we are awake or asleep, we may live together with Him. He died for us so that, whether we are awake or asleep, we may live together with him. Christ died for us so that, whether we are dead or alive when he returns, we can live with him forever.
this is so easy to understand, if one wants to understand..