Category Archives: Future events

Christ appears in Heaven for us!

Heaven is so desirable not because of the absence suffering (as great as this will be), nor because of our reunion with those who died before us (as wonderful as this will be). Heaven is so desirable because… Continue reading

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Top 5 Arguments against eternal punishment

Most people know that the Bible doesn’t describe a pleasant end for those who reject God’s offer of salvation through Jesus Christ. But what type of judgment falls on them? Continue reading

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Journey to and Beyond

Here’s my article in Echo Magazine for Lancaster Bible College, winter 2013. Continue reading

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We must all appear before God

Two Scriptures (90 sec on Audio clip) 1. II Corinthians 5:9-10 “So we make it our goal to please him, whether we are at home in the body or away from it. For we must all appear before the judgment seat of … Continue reading

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Four phases in our journey to glory

Those who receive God’s gift of forgiveness and salvation begin an adventuresome journey back to glory!  But buckle up for the ride! It won’t always be easy. It will get a little messy on occasions. It might even be a … Continue reading

Posted in Afraid to die, Afterlife, Assurance, Blessed by God, Christian life, Christian worldview, Christianity, Coming of Christ, Death of Christ, Disciple-making, Eternal life, Eternal security, Evangelism, Faith, Fear of death, Future events, God, God's Will, Gospel, Gospel-centered, Grace, Imago Dei, Jesus Christ, Salvation | 1 Comment

Hellbound?

I have become increasingly uncomfortable answering difficult questions isolated from the necessary context surrounding them. Consider, for example, the questions being asked about the nature of hell in an upcoming documentary “Hellbound?“ Without revealing his personal views, Kevin Miller explores different … Continue reading

Posted in Afraid to die, Afterlife, Assurance, Christianity, D. A. Carson, End Times, Eschatology, Eternal life, Eternal security, Evil in the world, Fear of death, Final judgment, Future events, Hell, J. I. Packer, John R. W. Stott, John Stott, Rob Bell, Salvation | 4 Comments

Judgment, return, and reign of Christ

Scripture reveals that a time of testing will come upon the whole earth. It will be tribulation such as the world has never known before. It will culminate in the return of Christ in glory – to the earth. LEARN MORE HERE… Continue reading

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