What does the Bible say about the rapture and being left behind?

The concept of the rapture is an interesting one. It is Biblically based, but the popularised concept in the “Left Behind” series, isn’t Biblically correct at all. If anything, it’s backwards. I’ve been studying this a bit, and the key things to the rapture concept seem to me to be, the saved will be taken with no warning and the sinners left behind on earth. That doesn’t line up with what the Bible says, though. To start with, the Bible doesn’t indicate that there will be no warning. Only that no one knows the time. Have a look at Matthew 24:42-44. 42“Therefore keep watch, because you do not know on […]