The stars are falling to Earth, slowly, and the net decrease in their orbital radii is seen as an increase in rotation speed as the stellar material approaches Earth.
A busybody Pastor once accused us (that's me and the Holy spirit) of being Simon the Sorcerer. At the time we were offended and took it personally. Now we simply accept that we were recognized as having power.
Gall as an effect is bitter consequences that we have to endure. The cause may take the form of immorality, idolatry or any other sin. The consequences are widespread and affect whole communities.
The Left Behind books and movies are an example of gross mis-handling of scripture. Christians are taught that anyone left behind has lost their opportunity to repent and escape the judgement of God.
The pre-tribulation rapture is a load of dingo's kidneys. Christians and the Church will be on the Earth during six of the seven plagues that are part of the tribulation.
A great multitude is saved out of great tribulation because the Church, Christians, are still here as an effective witness to the saving grace of God.
During the plague of the 5th trumpet when horse-sized armor-plated locusts swarm out of the Earth it's said that they won't hurt those who have the seal of God on their foreheads.
There will be seven trumpets which initiate the plagues of the tribulation. Six of them will have sounded before the seventh and final trumpet sounds.
Ezekiel tells us that a great river will issue forth from the temple in the Jerusalem. This is part of a hydrological cycle which doesn't presently exist. It's established along with the Millennial Kingdom.
Every time the phrase the four corners of the earth occurs in the Bible it's in the context of the Millennial Kingdom, which is after the plagues of the tribulation.