At first glance it appears that the Lord is well pleased with the folks in church at Thyatira. He makes mention of their works, love, service, faith and patience and even said “the last are more than the first” which suggests to me that they were increasing, growing and getting better. Way to go Church!…

And the bronze medal goes to church number three. One thing we know about this assembly of believers in the city of Pergamos is that they were in a tough place. Pergamos was where Satan dwelt and in fact where he had set up his throne. Whatever that means, to say the least, would be…