I don’t know exactly what’s going to happen at that point, but here’s one possibility.
I’ve asked my daughter, Dani, to help me with this.
Here’s what I think might happen:
You’re standing there before God the Father. And Satan, the enemy, will be there also, and he’s going to say, "It’s just Dani, God. Let me just have her. You know she sinned against you. Besides, she’s just one person. It’s just Dani."
Then Jesus is going to stand in front of her and say, "Yes, Father. It’s just Dani. And yes, she has sinned during her time on earth. But SHE’S MINE. I bought her with my blood."
And the Father’s going to say, "That’s all I need to hear. Enter, my child."
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Contributed by Chris Appleby on Oct 18, 2000
Those who are outside the people of God are in rebellion against Him and are therefore spiritually dead. But God makes them a free offer to bring them back to life. All that’s needed to receive all of the bounty that God offers is to believe his promise,