A Hard TruthJuly 2, 2023
A Hard Truth
Pastor Terry Wilcox
God’s call on my life is anchored in Matthew 25; I Corinthians 1:27-29; and II Corinthians 5:14-15
The Truth About Hell
- Everyone will be by God
Paul wrote about those who deny the gospel saying, “…they will be punished with everlasting destruction and be shut out from the presence of God.” II Thessalonians 1:9
- There will be culling – Matthew 13:48
There is no doctrine which I would more willingly remove from Christianity than this (hell) if it lay in my power. -C.S. Lewis
More than any other New Testament writer, Jesus tells of .
Matthew 13:37; Matthew 13:47-50; Matthew 22:1-14; Matthew 25:31-46; Matthew 21:33-44; Luke 19:11-27
Questions About Hell
- How can a good God hell?
- Does the fit the crime?
The unbeliever has:
a. God underfoot.
b. Treated Christ’s with disdain.
- Do you believe people consciously choose to Jesus?
a. They know of God’s . Matthew 13:18
b. They consciously suppress the . Matthew 13:18
c. They are without . Matthew 13:21
- Emotional agony.
No ; no more .
How Do We Respond?
- As an unbeliever?
- As a believer? Show others the .
- As the church? Be .
Love in .