The Seven Seals come in the setting of a judicial throne room scene. The “living creatures” and “24-elders” are part of that end-time activity. Lesson One brings vital information as to why a sealed document must be opened. See random, sample slides above.
"Let us show the people where we are in prophetic history." (Testimonies, vol. 5, p. 716)
"Prophecy is fast fulfilling. More, much more, should be said about these tremendously important subjects." (Fundamentals of Christian Education, p. 335)