Sermon Illustrations

This question will bring a variety of answers. A confusion of views is evident in the following sampling of opinions gathered for the Radio Bible Class program ’Sounds of the Times’:

· "God wouldn’t send you to hell." (New York) – Yes He would.

· "I’ll cross that bridge when I get there." (Boston) – Not if you don’t accept Jesus Christ before you die.

· "You have to believe in God." (Miami) – The devils believe and tremble.

· "There is nothing I can do about it." (New York) – Believe in the Lord Jesus Christ and you will be saved.

· "I don’t dare say that I know I’m going." (Los Angeles) – These things have I written that you may know that you have eternal life.

· "Keep the Ten Commandments." (San Francisco) – You can’t and you don’t.

· "How I live my life...being kind to other people." (Boston) – Kind people go to hell if they don’t know Jesus.

· "I couldn’t care less." (Boston) – Every knee will bow and every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord.

· "Be a good person." (Gainesville) – Good people go to hell every day.