Why Does The Bible Say Heaven And Earth Will Pass Away?

Why does the Bible say heaven and earth will pass away?The Law's Purpose When Jesus was speaking to the crowds on a mountainside, He said “Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them” (Matt 5:17), and that He did. The Apostle Paul wrote that “Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes” (Rom 10:4). He did this “by abolishing the law of commandments expressed in ordinances, that he might crea … [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...]

What Does The Bible Say About Streets of Gold?

Does the Bible really say that there are streets of gold in heaven?The New Jerusalem The Bible describes a time when the kingdom of heaven arrives on earth, but it’s in the form of the New Jerusalem. The Apostle John wrote, “I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more. And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband” (Rev 21:1-2) so here, heaven’s … [Read more...]

Who Is Colton Burpo?

Who is Colton Burpo? Colton Burpo Colton Burpo is the son of Pastor Todd Burpo, pastor of Crossroads Wesleyan Church in Imperial, Nebraska and he was the three year old boy whose appendix burst and which nearly caused his death. At the time of his near death experience, Colton claims to have seen Jesus riding a rainbow-colored horse and then he said he sat in Jesus’ lap. They probably thought it was a dream or something until he began to bring up specific things that they say he could not p … [Read more...]

Where Does The Bible Say Hell Is?

Does the Bible say where hell is located? What do the Scriptures say about this? What is Hell Like? Hell has been described, mostly by Jesus, as a “fiery furnace [and] in that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth” (Matt 13:42) but is also described as a furnace of fire, judgment of fire, a fiery oven, a lake of fire, flames of fire, a burning wind, the unquenchable fire, and fire and brimstone but it’s also called a place of torment and being in the “outer darkness” or “pits of dar … [Read more...]

A Sunday School Lesson On Heaven

Here is a Sunday school lesson or Bible study about heaven.Coming from Heaven Mark 14:62 “And Jesus said, “I am, and you will see the Son of Man seated at the right hand of Power, and coming with the clouds of heaven.” This verse comes amidst Jesus’ trial when “the high priest asked him, “Are you the Christ, the Son of the Blessed” (Mark 14:61) to which Jesus answered “I am” which is the Old Testament covenant name of God and one that Jesus used often during His earthly ministry. The high p … [Read more...]