To bring this to a close, this writer believes most of Matt. 24 is about Israel and the Tribulation period not the Rapture, or the Church or the Church Age. Jesus answered the three questions that He was asked including the one about the end of the world (or age).
Throughout the ages many have come claiming to be Christ and we need to be alert to the deception, especially because we are in the very end time. “…and the time draweth near: go ye not therefore after them.