Posts tagged with ‘Heaven’

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10/7/20 IN THE TWINKLING OF AN EYE…WE SHALL ALL BE CHANGED

by Barry Lovett

“We shall be like Him, for we shall see Him as He is.” I John 3:2. For those of us who live into old age, the breakdown of our bodies is inevitable. Memory loss and confusion may occur, but when believers receive their glorified bodies at the resurrection, they will be perfect.  Even more important, in […]

4/8/20 TO LIVE IS CHRIST; TO DIE IS GAIN

by Barry Lovett

“They shall still bear fruit in old age; they shall be fresh and flourishing.” Psalm 92:14. If you are still young and energetic, you may find it difficult to sympathize with the feelings that afflict many older people. Aging often brings with it pain and loss.  No matter where we are on the heavenward pilgrimage, if […]

12/11/19 GOD’S AWESOME PRESENCE IS BOTH CONVICTING AND COMFORTING

by Barry Lovett

“I saw the Lord sitting on a throne, high and lifted up.” Isaiah 6:1. In a vision, God showed Isaiah who He really is.  What the prophet saw greatly affected him. He saw God’s majesty. He gained a fresh understanding of God’s holiness.  He saw the contrast between his sinful self and God’s perfection.  He heard God’s call […]

10/11/19 AS FOLLOWERS OF CHRIST WE ARE CITIZENS OF HEAVEN

by Barry Lovett

“Our citizenship is in heaven.” Philippians 3:20. Christians have dual citizenship.  We are citizens of this world, and as followers of Christ we are also citizens of heaven. We have all the rights and privileges that accompany being a child of God.  He is not only our heavenly Father but our King, and our first loyalty must […]