5 Famous Deathbed Conversions

Here are five famous deathbed conversions from history. Death Comes to All There is no escaping the fact that we’re all going to die. The only questions are when that will happen and where will we go after death. The late author Christopher Hitchens, in his book, Mortality, correctly wrote that we’re all born to die. In fact, the moment we’re born, the clock starts ticking and is ever moving toward the day of death, and none of us can know when that clock stops. The author of Hebrews says that … [Read more...]

What Is A Deathbed Conversion? Do They Really Happen?

What is a deathbed conversion? Can someone actually be saved on their deathbed? An Appointment with Death Every one of us has an appointment that we will keep, and whether they want or not doesn’t matter, and it’s an appointment with death that none can avoid. The author of Hebrews wrote that “just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment” (Heb 9:27). The statistics on death are very grim; they show that 10 out of every 10 people die, so there is no reason for a per … [Read more...]

7 Bible Verses About Killing Or Murder

Here are seven Bible verses that address murder or killing. Exodus 20:13 “You shall not murder.” There is a vast deal of difference between murder and killing. For one thing, we can’t allow criminals to run loose without the police protection and police have a right to defend themselves and shoot in order to kill, in necessary, so that they might not be killed. If a police officer is defending himself or herself, then they can certainly shoot back. If they have too, they may have to kill the pe … [Read more...]

4 Tips For Pastors Doing A Funeral Service

Here are four tips for a pastor doing a memorial service or a funeral service.Meeting with the Family Before When a pastor has a funeral or memorial service to do, they should find a time to speak with the family and tell them what to expect at a service. Even though they may be familiar with funeral services, they might not be thinking about what to expect since they are experiencing a time of great grief. You will need to ask about the life of the deceased family member in order to tell … [Read more...]

What Happens After Death?

What happens right after death according to the Bible? After Death; Judgment What happens after someone dies? To know for certain, we need to see what the Bible says about that in order to can gain the most accurate information possible. One verse that tells us what happens after death is that there is a judgment that comes. The author of Hebrews wrote “And just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment” (Heb 9:27). It doesn’t say how long after death that judgment c … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Say About Reincarnation?

Is the Bible silent on reincarnation? What does the Bible say about it?The Incarnation Before we get to whether reincarnation is biblical or not, we should first look at the incarnation of God in the Person of Jesus Christ. The Apostle John wrote “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God” (John 1:1) and explains why He came, writing that “He came to his own, and his own people did not receive him. But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, … [Read more...]