Many views are circulating today regarding what happens to people after they die. Allow me to present to you 7 major views (in alphabetical order): ANNIHILATION - - the total absence or removal of one's existence (Advocates: Bruce, Hughes, Pinnock, Stott, Wenham). Some responses: This is wishful thinking.It avoids consequences, such as the future judgment.It … Continue reading The Afterlife: Reality Sets In
"For in You, O LORD, I hope; You will hear, O Lord my God" (Psalm 38:15) "And now, Lord, what do I wait for? My hope is in You" (Psalm 39:7) "Why are you cast down, O my soul? And why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God; for I shall yet praise Him, … Continue reading Your Only Hope: Fighting or Finding It?
"Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD..." (Psalm 33:12a) #1 - - Choosing ATHEISM? GOD says: "The fool has said in his heart, 'There is no God.'" (Psalm 14:1)! #2 - - Choosing INJUSTICE? GOD says: "Many seek the ruler's favor, but justice for man comes from the LORD" (Proverbs … Continue reading Choices Have Consequences
"For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who suppress the truth in unrighteousness" (Romans 1:18). Some of the messages I write are highly unpopular. In short, not too many want to hear about God's wrath and man's spiritual failure. We are fond of euphemisms, positive only … Continue reading A Bleak Future – – For Some
“For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord” (Romans 6:23). Not too many people want to think or talk about this somewhat morbid subject. We will do almost anything to deny the existence and reality of death, and sooner or later, we must … Continue reading Death