After a quick overview of the End Times, Dr. Bramson explains how to recognize when the End Times begin. Looking at Jesus’ answer in Matthew 24:22, we learn that the End Times begin when the fig tree’s leaves begin to sprout. What does a fig tree have to do with the End Times? What did the disciples understand that most Christians don’t that helped them to understand Jesus’ answer? In addition, what happened just prior to this event that helped the disciples understand what Jesus was teaching? What was Jesus telling the disciples in the parable of the cursed fig tree?