Our heavenly body, according to Paul, is built for heaven, not for earth. It is perfect, powerful and spiritual. Our life here on earth is like a “job interview” for our role in Heaven. In Philippians 4:17, Paul spoke to the Philippian church about “crediting to their account” how their “job interview” was going. It only makes sense to do the same in our lives – take...
Speaker: Chris Brown
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15:35-57, Philippians 4:17, Luke 6:27-31, Luke 6:35-36, Matthew 6:1-4
Topic: Marks of a Healthy Church
Are there tears in heaven for believers? Of course, we are saved by faith, but Scripture teaches that God "will wipe away" every tear. Certain passages teach that our judgment will include both rewards and loss, that we will be judged by actions and motives. One day our closet motives will come to light. Everything we take pride in ultimately was received from God and will be...
Speaker: Larry Osborne
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 3 - 4, 1 Corinthians 13:1-3, 1 Corinthians 4:21, Matthew 7:21, Matthew 22:36-40
Heaven is a re-made earth, life as it was meant to be lived. Our bodies will be glorious, imperishable, powerful and spiritual. With our heavenly bodies, we will find joy in relationships, recreation, work and serving.
Speaker: Jeff Jones
Scripture: John 5:17-24, Matthew 5:23-25, Matthew 6:19-21, 1 Corinthians 3:12-15, 1 Corinthians 15:42-53
God directed you to this sermon, I believe, so that you would know, first, that you don't have to die, and, second, so that you would know that Jesus, who makes this promise to you, is God, the God of Israel, the God of all. And, third, you are here because God wants you to see the implication for your life of knowing you will not die. By John Piper. ©2013 Desiring God...
Speaker: John Piper
Scripture: John 8:48-49, John 3:16-17, Leviticus 24:16-16, 1 Corinthians 15:52-52, Romans 5:5-5, Hebrews 12:23-23, Exodus 3:14-14, Ephesians 2:4-5, John 10:15-15, John 11:52-52, John 8:32-32