I. Jesus introduces a delay between the destruction of Jerusalem and His Second Coming to initiate the kingdom (Matthew 24:1-3).
II. Jesus warns His followers to not be deceived by false messiahs just because they see beginning birth pains of the end (Matthew 24:4-8.
III. Jesus warns of the intensified events that will occur before His Second Coming to initiate the Kingdom (Matthew 24:9-14).
Main Idea: We are living in last days, but we should not be deceived by false messiahs who claim that birth pains mean the end.