Contributed on Mar 10, 2014
Heaven is a place being prepared for us, as well as a place for which we should be preparing.
If there were ever a subject about which we sing more but preach less, it is the subject of heaven. Today, I will begin a special series of sermons on the subject of heaven that will, hopefully, help correct this. As a result of this lack of teaching and preaching on the subject of heaven, ...read more
Contributed on Apr 7, 2014
What difference should eternity make in the life of the Christian today?
James emphasizes that if we are going to experience the life God wants us to know here and now, we must learn to live in light of eternity. Referring to two extremes of existence - the “haves” and the “have not’s” - James illustrates for us why living in light of ...read more
Contributed on Apr 21, 2014
When Jesus returns, what a day of celebration it will be!
The Bible says there are no marriages in Heaven. I’ll recognize Donna as having been my wife on Earth, but we won’t be married in Heaven. “At the resurrection, people will neither marry nor be given in marriage; they will be like the angels in heaven.” - Matthew 22:30 ...read more
Contributed on Mar 17, 2014
When Jesus returns, He will make right all that is wrong and make all things new.
R.A. Torrey once preached on the 2nd coming of Christ. As he finished, he concluded by saying: “may be that before we arise in the morning or before we sleep tonight or before we have finished our lunch today or even before I finish this sermon - we shall hear the sound of the trump & the ...read more
Contributed on Apr 1, 2014
Until Jesus returns and ushers in the eternal heaven, what is life like for God's children who are in heaven now?
We have made note of the fact that God isn’t through with heaven. When a child of God dies, they pass into the immediate presence of our Lord and do go to heaven. But the heaven they go to is an intermediate heaven. Upon the return of our Lord, He will establish a new heaven and a new earth - ...read more