2 Peter 3:3-4 - Knowing this first, that in the latter days scoffers will come walking after their own desires saying, 'where is the promise of His coming, for since the fathers fell asleep all things continue as they were from the beginning..."
Peter goes on to say they will deliberately reject the Creator even though the evidence stares them in the face. They also reject the Flood, which was a previous judgement of God upon the sinful human race, and which deluged the globe. (For more information on this topic you can go to creation.com and I have also written a book, 'Origins and Redemption'.)
The second coming of our Lord for us is the 'blessed hope' of the Christian. Do you have this assurance? You can if you believe that Christ died for your sins, was buried and rose again the third day, according to the scriptures.