Lessons from the church in Ephesus – Part 2
PLUS an introduction to the church in Smyrna

Chris Holland completes his in-depth biblical analysis of the church in Ephesus, and introduces the church in Smyrna. Draw lessons applicable to modern-day Christians from these two churches.

– Taught by Pastor Chris Holland

Pastor Chris Holland continues his in-depth analysis of the church in Ephesus, extracting additional spiritual lessons for modern-day Christians. He also introduces the church in Smyrna, the next church to be studied in his Unlocking Revelation’s Mysteries. This is the webinar-replay course from Pastor Holland’s webinar held on May 19, 2019.

Unlocking Revelation’s Mysteries is a series of inspirational Bible studies on the seven literal churches (Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, and Laodicea) in the book of Revelation – only in our HopeLives365 Online University!

In this webinar replay course, You will:

  • Review images of archeological discoveries from the city of Ephesus
  • Discover some of the unique characteristics of the city of Ephesus and why they remain important to us today
  • Understand the relevance of the church in Smyrna to modern-day Christians
  • Learn the meaning of imperial cult worship practiced in the first century and why it contributed to John’s being banished to the Isle of Patmos
  • Learn why the port city of Ephesus had to constantly dredge silts from its harbor, and the significance of that to modern-day Christians
  • Understand what the doctrines of the Nicolaitans taught and why the Ephesian Christians were commended for not accepting those doctrines
  • Learn the modern day equivalent of the doctrines of the Nicolaitans and the 21st century application of not accepting it


  • Begin a review of the church in Smyrna
  • Understand the importance of Jesus’ introduction to the church in Smyrna as the First and the Last

This FREE course is the replay of the live-webinar Pastor Chris Holland held on May 19, 2019, and includes:

  1. The video replay of the webinar recording
  2. The audio file of the webinar recording so you can download and listen offline to Pastor Holland’s presentation
  3. A FREE copy of the King James version of the Bible

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