Tag Archives: Eternal life

Verse of the month: May 2017

“Abraham was looking forward to the city with foundations, whose architect and builder is God.” (Hebrews 11:10) Abraham was a pilgrim: he had been called out of one city (Ur) to go to another – a heavenly city that could … Continue reading

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Staying alive

The will to live is incredibly strong. ‘While there’s life, there’s hope,’ we say. Perhaps this is why so many people with terminal cancer insist on having further treatment rather than accepting supportive, palliative care – even though the cost … Continue reading

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Watching the Olympics (again): Winning the prize

II Timothy 4:7,8 When the Bible promises that we shall wear crowns, it doesn’t mean royal crowns but victory crowns – like the laurel wreaths that the winners in the ancient Greek games were presented with. Our modern trophies are … Continue reading

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Going home

We believe in… the resurrection of the body, and the life everlasting II Corinthians 5:1 We know that if the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we have a building from God, an eternal house in heaven, not built … Continue reading

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Festival Time: Tabernacles

The Feast of Tabernacles marked the very end of the harvest season, and was a seven-day extravaganza of sacrifices and other celebrations. It was the end of the agricultural year; all the crops were gathered in, and the people had … Continue reading

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Remember me…

We believe in… the resurrection of the body, and the life everlasting Job 14:14,15 “If someone dies, will they live again? All the days of my hard service I will wait for my renewal to come. You will call and … Continue reading

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The path to life

Psalm 16:7-11 The path that we choose must not only guide us through our present life; it must also take us to the right destination. David has complete confidence in the God whom he knows as his Teacher, Guide and … Continue reading

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