Can a saved person ever be lost? Can you lose your salvation after you’ve become a Christian? No. But you can lose the joy of it, can't you? You can lose the productiveness of it. If you aren't living for the Lord, your salvation is "like someone barely escaping through a wall of flames" (1 Corinthians 3:15 NLT). Who would want to do that? Let's go on. Let's be the people God … [Read more...] about 4 Answers to Your Questions About Salvation
The Bible clearly lists at least five crowns that will be awarded in heaven. The first crown is the Victor’s Crown. This crown will be awarded for self-discipline (1 Corinthians 9:25-27). The second is the Crown of Rejoicing, which will be given to those who have led others to Christ (1 Thessalonians 2:19). The third is the Crown of Righteousness, which will be given … [Read more...] about What Kind of Rewards Will Believers Receive in Heaven?
There are a number of reasons that a literal Millennium must occur. To reward the people of God: There are scores of promises scattered throughout the Bible, both in the Old Testament and in the New Testament, guaranteeing God’s people that they will receive rewards for faithful service (Matthew 16:27; Matthew 25:34; Revelation 22:12). And part of our heavenly reward will be … [Read more...] about What Is the Purpose of the Millennium?
What we think about heaven determines how we live today. I can tell you from my own personal experience and from my years of pastoral ministry and Bible teaching, when you study the biblical doctrine of heaven it will stir your heart and change your thoughts. The truth of heaven not only provides anticipation regarding our future; it also comforts us on behalf of those who have … [Read more...] about Do Animals Go To Heaven And Many Other Questions You’ve Been Asking