Sermons on Heaven

Truth Over Trend Part 3

THE BIBLE’S PLOT – MIRROR IMAGE Genesis 1-2 – Creation! God and man in Paradise. Mankind enjoyed the presence of God. We experience only good (no pain, sorrow, suffering). The closest English word we have for the Greek and Hebrew word “paradise” is resort. Genesis 3-5 – Satan and sin enter. Sin separates. That’s why Adam hid from God. Romans 6:23 (NIV) The wages of sin is death [separation], but the gift of God is eternal life [union] in Christ…

Living in the Last Days Part 5

WHAT HEAVEN WILL BE LIKE In order to understand “life in Heaven,” we first need to clarify Jesus’s words to the Sadducees. Luke 20:34-36 (EXB) “On earth, people [ The children of this age] marry and are given to someone to marry. But those who will be worthy to be raised from the dead and live again [of the age to come and the resurrection] will not marry, nor will they be given to someone to marry. [For] In that life…

Living in the Last Days Part 4

THE RAPTURE AND YOUR CHILDREN What can we expect when we are raptured? Revelation 21:3-5 (NIRV) God now makes his home with the people. He will live with them. They will be his people. And God himself will be with them and be their God. ‘He will wipe away every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death.’ (Isaiah 25:8) And there will be no more sadness. There will be no more crying or pain. Things are no…