People usually think of “Heaven” as the place Christians go when they die. A better definition explains that Heaven is God’s central dwelling place, the location of his throne from which he rules the universe. Many don’t realize that the present pre-resurrection Heaven and future post-resurrection Heaven are located in different places. The exact location of the present...
Author: Randy Alcorn
Scripture: Psalm 16:11-11, Philippians 1:23-23, John 4:24-24, Hebrews 12:14 - 1:14, Luke 16:4-4, 1 Thessalonians 4:14-18, 2 Corinthians 5:10-10, Matthew 12:36-36, Revelation 22:1-1, 2 Peter 3:13-13
Revelation 21 and 22 give us a glorious picture of how God will bring renewal to all things. Pastor Tim Chaddick preaches on the incredible comfort this truth brings and how we can live in our city in anticipation of God's heavenly rewards. Preached at Reality L.A. Used by permission.
Speaker: Tim Chaddick
Scripture: Revelation 21 - 22, 2 Corinthians 5:17-20, Ephesians 4:21-24
Self-examination is a lost spiritual art. This message will help you learn to discern and make sure you are "in the faith." Preached at National Community Church. Please wait for video to load.
Speaker: Mark Batterson
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:5, 2 Corinthians 5:17-21, Hebrews 4:12
Topic: Bible Authority
Just like the hedonistic culture that the Corinthian believers faced, Paul teaches that what we do on this earth has consequences in the next life. This life is not all there is. We live in the light of eternity.
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:1-5, John 5:24, John 10:28, Psalm 103:12, 1 Corinthians 3:12
Ask God to help you prioritize loving others who need Christ by increasing your awareness of their needs, by praying for them and by listening.
Speaker: Jack Schull
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:14-20, Acts 1:8, Matthew 28:19-20, Luke 19:10, Colossians 4:2-6
If we have a restoration mindset we’ll realize our job is to not state the Good News but to show up and be the Good News.Isaiah 58 says:…we will be restorers of streets to dwell in.This is our opportunity.The next generation isn’t leaving the Church because they don’t want to be Christians.The next generation is leaving the church is because they are looking for...
Speaker: Gabe Lyons
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:17-18, Isaiah 58:9
Topic: Loving Others
What happens to us when we die? Paul teaches we have an earthly, temporal tent that will be transformed into an eternal, durable building from God. Paul is confident that when we close our eyes in death, we will see Jesus.
Speaker: Stanley Toussaint
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:1-10, 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18, John 14:2, Luke 16:19-31
Topic: Death and Dying
Transformation is in our DNA. We were created to grow, and the best kind of change leaves a permanent mark on our soul. Religious behavior , trying hard, that may make you nice, but only Christ can make you new. To watch NEW sermon, Week one online, click HERE. Lifechurch.tv/open. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
Speaker: Craig Groeschel
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:16-17, Luke 14:13, Isaiah 43:19, John 1:45-46
Topic: Identity in Christ
Mass shootings. Violence. Hate. Max Lucado writes, "We seem to lurch from tragedy to tragedy, shooting to shooting, bombing to bombing. The kids didn’t deserve such a death. Their parents don’t deserve such grief. And we received an all too common reminder: life isn’t fair. When did you learn those words? It’s not fair. What deed exposed you to the imbalanced scales of...
Author: Max Lucado
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:10-10, Psalm 35:17-17