A guest post by Jonathan Edwards 95. Happiness in Heaven When the body enjoys the perfections of health and strength, the motion of the animal spirits are not only brisk and free, but also harmonious; there is a regular proportion in the motion from all parts of the body, that begets delight in the soul … Continue reading Monday Miscellanies: Happiness in Heaven
John Wooden, the famous UCLA basketball coach, died yesterday at the age of 99. John Wooden was a great basketball coach, but an even more incredible human being. He was a Christian, and is now with Jesus. Loving God was more important to him than Final Fours or X's and O's. So we don't mourn … Continue reading Who do you want to be with when you go to heaven?
How Should I Be Thinking About Hell? Series: Debated: Answering Hard Questions About Christianity Pastor Jeff Dart What does the Bible say about hell? Matthew 5:22 is a key text. Jesus talks about Gehenna. Gehenna (Gk.) was a valley ("Valley of Hinnom" in English) that was used by pagan kings and Hebrew kings to make … Continue reading Sermon 5: How should I be thinking about hell?
From a study on Hebrews 9:27. There are great controversies in Christianity today about whether or not "near-death experiences" can happen. A near-death experience, from my understanding, is an experience a person has when they seem to have no breath in them and see to "another world" or into spiritual realities, possibly heaven or hell. … Continue reading Near-Death Experiences and Hebrews 9:27