3-Week Series: Double Blessing

Sermon Illustrations

Listen to how Bill Hybels described what Hell might feel like:

“The bottomless pit…conjures up dreamlike feelings of falling away -- falling, falling, falling. You’ve all had dreams like that; where when you woke your heart was beating because you were falling. Picture in your mind hanging over a precipice --- and God is hanging onto you --- and you’re hanging onto him.

“And you decide you don’t need him anymore. So you let go. But the moment you let go you know you made a mistake. You’re falling, and every moment you fall further and further away from the only source of help and truth and love --- and you realize you made a mistake and you can’t get back up --- and you fall further and faster and further and faster into spiritual oblivion --- and you know you’re going the wrong direction --- and you’d give anything to go back, but you can’t. And you fall, and you fall, and you fall, and you fall …

“How long? Forever. And all the while you’re falling you’re saying, ‘I’m further now; I’m further. I’m...

Continue reading this sermon illustration (Free with PRO)

Related Sermon Illustrations

Related Sermons